If you can’t imagine your life without ginger, then try to raise them the same right of your window. So you save money and you’ll always have fresh roots to prepare your tea.
Ginger is useful for strengthening the immune system and is effective at fight against viral infections. At the same time, he can be expensive pleasure, so it is best to grow at home and always enjoy its benefits.
In home conditions, Ginger feels very good. The most important thing is to know that the vegetation period of this herb is from 8 to 10 months, and root of ginger should be planted from February to March.
The planting consists of several steps:
1.Before planting, the root needs to be woken up. Put it in a weak solution of water and permanganate (potassium permanganate, which is sold in a pharmacy) and leave it there for a few hours.
2.After that, put it in a plastic bag, until the roots get eyes, such as potatoes.
3.Then divide the root in several parts, and every part must have at least one well-developed bud.
4.Plant this parts in a shallow but wide pots filled with soil, humus and sand in the ratio 1: 1: 1/2.
5.The first shoots should appear for 1-2 months, and in better conditions they can reach up to 1 meter.
In autumn, when the shoots die, pull out the root, clean it from the soil and keep it in a dry place.
Use one part of the extracted roots for food or medical treatment, and save the other part for the next season so you can plant it in the same way.