Archive for May, 2013

VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION: BANANA AND PLANTAIN MULTIPLICATION.

May 27 2013

Plantain and banana are both herbaceous plants of the Musa family. Much is said about their origin that I find it hard to pin point where it actually originated from…

OKRO (OKRA)

May 22 2013

Okro(okra) is a flowering plant in the mallow family. Also known as gumbo, is a tall-growing, warm-season, annual vegetable from the same family as cotton and hibiscus. The immature pods…

EGUSI

May 22 2013

The melon crop scientifically known as “cucumis momi” and locally known as the egusi, has hairs on all of its organs, but the fruits are spherical, smooth and weigh up…

IRISH POTATOES

May 14 2013

The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial Solanum tuberosum. Potatoes prefer cooler weather, but they will grow in almost any conditions.