Plant parsley – a great seasoning for any dish. It can be added in soups or salads. And as the leaves are edible and the roots of plants. You can also add the pickles and preserves.
Parsley can be grown at home or in the street. In winter, you can plant in a pot on the windowsill. In summer, it is planted in the garden, and since it is incredibly resistant to frost, the winter it is possible to close the leaves, sawdust or peat, while already in early spring on your table is fresh aromatic herbs!
It is important to pave the way for the parsley, and it’s not as easy as it seems at first glance. To begin to prepare it must be in April. Digging up a flower bed, it is recommended to add half a bucket of manure compost per square meter. If your soil contains a lot of clay, add as the square meter two-liter jars of sand and sawdust. Next you need to fertilize the soil. The most widely used fertilizer: 1 tbsp. spoonful of potassium sulfate, or superphosphate double urea and half a tin of ashes. Once formed and dug bed, you need to treat it with a solution of potassium permanganate (10 liters of water is enough only 1.5 g) per 1 sq. meter you will take a mixture of 3 liters.
Parsley, growing from the seeds of the house, in the greenhouse
Typically, the seeds germinate for a long time in their natural environment, so to speed up the process and increase the germination, the seeds can germinate at home, wrapping them in a wet cloth, store at room temperature. After 6 days, the seeds to be moved in the refrigerator and store 10-12 days at zero temperature. Then you can easily sow them in the ground, it should be done furrows, soil pre-watered. The distance between the rows must not exceed half a meter, and the plants themselves between – 5 cm.
To parsley grew lush and healthy, you need to plant it in fertile soil or a soil rich in clay and sand. In the process it is necessary to nitrogen fertilizer during the growth period. You can sow it several times a year, namely in the second half of April, beginning of June and in October-November. Of course, it is necessary to weed the weeds and loosen the soil throughout the growth.