Bunnycart offering dried Indian almond leaves

Earlier indian almond or badam leaves were mainly sold on ebay.com
However it appears that now bunnycart is also offering indian almond leaves for sale
They are selling a pack of 50 naturally dried leaves for Rs 150
The leaves have been cut in a round shape
The diameter of the cut leaves is approximately 7 cm

Anyone interested in similar leaves in smaller quantities, different shape, can also send an email to info@textads.in

Finding a Professional to Prune Dead Branches from Our Trees

Years ago my husband and I purchased an older home in a family oriented neighborhood. The streets are lined with trees that have to be well over a hundred years old. We have three in front of our house that are beautiful, especially when the leaves turn yellow, orange and red in color. While doing yard work I have noticed that there are several dead branches that are pretty large in size. We knew this was too big of a job for us so we decided to hire a company that provides tree pruning in Long Island. We don’t know a whole lot about pruning trees so we decided to do a bit of research on a few local companies and pick the one we thought was the best. While researching, there was one that stood out above the rest. This company has certified arborists that know the proper way to prune a tree. Continue reading “Finding a Professional to Prune Dead Branches from Our Trees”

Fresh and dried Lemon grass available

Dried lemon grass leaves are available on various websites
Most of the dried lemon grass is sold in 100 g packs onwards
The price of 100 g dried lemon grass online at amazon is Rs 80
There are a large number of suppliers of dried lemon grass available online

Dried and fresh lemon grass available in small quantities

Demand and prices for banana leaves

Due to rampant casteism,corruption and nepotism, non brahmin domain investors cannot make any money in india due to ntro’ sex and bribery racket. So it would interesting to compare margins and demand for banana leaves (source Hindu article)
In Kerala, Ramesh Kumar receives about 25 bundles of banana leaves from Tamil Nadu, tender leaves
Each bundle contains 200 pieces of leaves
Most leaves are supplied to restaurants
Others are sold in the market for Rs 5 each

Humidity levels and leaf problems

Another very effective way to prevent mildew is by ensuring that environmental conditions are not conducive to the growth of white powder like mildew .The plants should be grown in areas which are exposed to bright sunlight as the heat in the sunlight will kill the fungi spores causing the mildew to some extent .

The gardener should water the plant early in the morning, so that most of the water will evaporate during the day and humidity levels remain lower, so that fungi cannot flourish .

It is observed that the mildew causing fungi flourish when humidity levels are high, so reducing moisture levels can prevent mildew to some extent.

Removing infected leaves

One very effective Powdery Mildew Treatment is by removing the affected leaves and other stem areas as soon as the mold is detected. The leaves should be buried in the ground, and covered with mulch so that the fungus spores are killed and do not spread to other plants in the area .

The infected leaves and other plant parts should not be used for composting as this will increase the transmission of the fungus spores. The leaves and other parts should be destroyed completely so that no trace of the plant and mildew causing fungi remain.

Regular inspection of the plant to check for mildew is highly recommended.

Powdery mildew on leaves

Many gardeners are looking for a suitable Powdery Mildew Treatment as powdery mildew which affects the leaves and stems of a wide variety of plants is a widespread problem in most areas.

A white powder like coating is formed on the stem and both sides of the leaves, which is caused by different types of fungi, which are related to each other. Both flowering plants and vegetables are affected by the powdery mildew and some of the plants on which powdery mildew is observed include tomato, hibiscus, cucumber,beans.

Since the powdery mildew can cause the leaves to drop and prevent the buds from flowering , many gardeners are looking for a Powdery Mildew Treatment which effective and inexpensive.

Fungicides for treating leaf diseases

There are also a number of sulphur and copper based fungicides available for treating the white powder mildew and other fungi diseases.

These fungicides should be applied once in a week or every 10 days to destroy the fungi. There are also some herbal fungicides and bio fungicides available for eliminating the mildew.

So depending on the availability and price of the product for destroying the leaf fungus, the most effective Powdery Mildew Treatment method may be selected.