By Azra Ahmad: (455 words): Before Starting garden essay let us first look few top 'garden design' of the world to get a pleasant feelings and to get an idea of 'gardening' -- French Garden, Mughal Garden of Taj Mahal, Royal Botanic Gardens.
Garden means 'A piece of ground, often near a house, used for growing flowers, fruit, or vegetables.' Synonyms of garden are park - yard - pleasure ground. Garden captivate us with its beauty. The most beautiful characteristics of the garden is the green color's sensations . The green color conduces feeling of happiness whenever we see a garden. Bright gestures are disposed on our face . God has granted the most beautiful green color to us which is the widespread ornament of a garden.
Garden is very much advantageous for healthy living. It gives good looks ; that keeps us feel good even when our mind is upset. It gives us fresh oxygen with the help of green plants. It repute our house and introduce personal touch to the guest and relatives. It generates our physical involvement and thus keeps us healthy , therefore we need not do extra exercise to burn out our calories.
The garden can be made good looking and charming with flowers, vegetables, guava tree, palm tree, lemon tree, papaya and fruits. Flowers alone can not provide real beauty to the garden. Medium size tree planted with certain layout can make a beautiful garden.
For gardening few gardening accessories are needed. They are towel, shovel, hoe, pruners, wheelbarrow and water hose.
One thing to be remember that if anybody really wants to have a nice garden then it is to be remembered that the plants need food and water to grow . But we always forget it.
Gardening is todays most demanded need to mitigate the global warming and to stop the natural calamities. Recently the cloudburst , flashflood and landslide of Utterakhand (India) has given the sign of natural unbalance for which we are responsible. Therefore it is our utmost duty to be a cause of adding balance to nature by planting more greenery and support a little help to combat natural calamities.
My favourite Hobby “Gardening”
The small garden in front of my house is the result of my favorite hobby, gardening. Gardening is my favorite hobby. I think, it is the best of all the hobbies which one can follow with a lot of amusement and benefit to health. I have laid out a smaller of amusement and benefit to health. I have laid out a smaller garden in front of my house. When I sit in my smaller garden a great pleasure. Sweet fragrant flowers of different hues sweeten as my mind. It helps me in many ways. While working in the garden not only do I spend my time in a better way but also improve my health as thus I spend my time in better way but also improve my health as thus I take exercise unwillingly. It brings me close to Nature and I feel lost like Wordsworth in the beauty of blooms and blossoms around me.
The garden in front of my house is small, no doubt, but even then I am proud of it because it is the result of my own hard labor. There are smaller beds of flowers in which I grow seasonal flowers. When the plants bear blossoms, I feel a thrill of joy in my mind and take pride in my creative labor. Whenever any of my friends asks me anything about sowing and maintaining of plants. I give him information with elated feelings.
Surrounded by the beds of flowers is a smaller lawn with soft velvety green grass. I am very fond of this lawn ad take pride in maintaining it trim, tidy and neat. In the evening we sit in this lawn and talk chat and discuss several things. I have grown fruit fetes along the fringes of the grass lawn. Some of the fruit trees yield fruits but most of them are still young. Whenever any one of my friends comes. I offer him the fruits of my own garden with pride. The grapes, guavas and pomegranates of my garden are very sweet and juicy. Last year I planted a mango sapling which to the surprise of my friends, relatives and even myself, has borne fruit this year. Whenever any visitor comes to my house these days, I very proudly invite his attention to the hardly two feet tall tree that bears the fruit. This little garden is a place where I find peace and happiness.
Essay No. 2
Gardening is not very difficult. It involves preparing the soil, planting vegetables or flowers and paying attention to the garden. Many people make gardening their hobby and it is also a good form of exercise.
The first step in gardening is the preparation of the soil. If the soil is not god, the garden will not flourish. Dig the surface of the earth; then mix the top soil with manure and water. If you are planning a vegetable garden, prepare hedges for different vegetables you hope to plant; however flowers do not need hedges.
The vegetables or flowers that you will plant are often young plants in a water- proof bag. Dig a small hole , place the small plants along with the soil into the ground and cover with the mixed soil. Water the new plant.
After planting, you should pay close attention to your garden. This involves removing the weeds, removing dead leaves around the plants and watering the garden often.
Gardening makes one happy; when one is tired of studying or staying indoors, gardening gives one the opportunity to make light work outside. Moving around in the garden is also a kind of exercise for the body. A garden is also beneficial, as it provides people with flowers and vegetables.