Need Tips on terrace gardening. | New Gardeners | Urban Gardening, Terrace gardening and Hydroponics

Share this with your garden buddies:

Please consider registering

sp_LogInOut Log In

Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

— Match —

— Forum Options —

Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Need Tips on terrace gardening.
New Member
February 2, 2014 - 9:55 am
Member Since: January 31, 2014
Forum Posts: 2
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

hi I am Abhijit from Pune.I have recently started terrace gardning and want to know some details.

I have sown chilly seeds(pusa jwala) 3 days back which I put in a plastic rectangular container with  red soil.


1 How much time it takes for true leaves to appear?

2 Can I go for the direct method or Transplant is the only way out

3 What can be mixed in soil for proper yeild ?

4 what amt of sunlight is required?

Pls help.

Share this with your garden buddies:
Bangalore, India
February 4, 2014 - 8:44 am
Member Since: May 1, 2010
Forum Posts: 691
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Hi Abhijit,

Cotyledon takes 4-5 days and true leaves takes 10-14 days depending on nutrient levels
you can absolutely go for direct sowing. transplanting is not required.
you have add fertilizer(either compost or synthetic).
minimum 5 hours of sunlight.

Share this with your garden buddies:
Forum Timezone: Asia/Kolkata

Most Users Ever Online: 134

Currently Online:
13 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

Satish: 186

snorkel4u: 147

raghu: 104

premlatha18: 94

shweta: 89

Jay: 87

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 143

Members: 4263

Moderators: 1

Admins: 1

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 17

Topics: 1224

Posts: 5659

Newest Members:

LarryHog, umasridharan, aurorank4, MichaelGroSy, lyndahv11, maeqn1, TosDuasse, leonorkj69, freidagg18, brigitteef3, andrewbd2, ruthieye16, candyyz18, RandyBew, Xiaomiwen

Moderators: Srikanth: 369

Administrators: geekgardener: 691