We all need to make money to survive. Some ways of making money are more comfortable when compared to others. If you’re someone who wouldn’t like to work a nine-hour shift to bring home money, then this article is perfect for you. Allow us to apprise you of 4 plants you can grow in your backyard or garden that will help you win your bread and butter with no hardship involved.
Mushrooms are not only delicious but very profitable too. The two most famous gourmet mushrooms that are lucrative are shiitake and oyster. These two mushrooms can be found in markets, both dry and fresh. A great advantage is that you can grow these two exotic mushrooms in your home without the need for fertile soil. You can grow them on waste products like sawdust or coffee grounds. Fortunately, it only takes 6-8 weeks for the mushrooms to mature. Hence you can earn quickly off them. Currently, these gourmet mushrooms for $7 a pound. This will equal to $17,000 in a 10×10 space! Imagine making such an income from growing fungi right at home.
Marijuana is probably equivalent in status to the ‘rose.’ Everyone knows about it, and everyone has a love for it. Believe it or not, people are growing marijuana at home. Marijuana can earn you some big money. One reason is that you can sell it or use it for your own recreational or medicinal benefit. There are several strains of marijuana, as well. We suggest you plant a strain at home that is high in demand, such as OG Kush, Pineapple Express, Bruce Banner, White Widow, Orange Sherbet, and more. Visit the ILGM blog to get to know more about how to grow marijuana at home.
Any or Every Herb
Herbs have been used for thousands of years for medicinal purposes. Herbs like thyme, cardamom, cumin, coriander, rosemary, basil, and many more are viral. These herbs are used in Indian, Italian, Moroccan, and Latin American cuisines so you can imagine their popularity. Without these herbs, the savory taste of dishes belonging to each cuisine will not be the same. Apart from cooking, herbs are excellent in providing medicinal benefits. For example, lavender is used in aromatherapy since it promotes wellness and calmness. Start by growing oregano, parsley, basil, and mint in your garden or kitchen since they are the easiest to grow.
Garlic has voted in the top 10 most sought after vegetables in the world. Now you shouldn’t grow just any garlic in your backyard – you need to grow ‘gourmet garlic.’ Gourmet garlics have bulbs that are uniform in shape and large in size. There are three types of gourmet garlic: rocambole, purple stripe, and porcelain. The flavor of such garlic is savory, which explains why they are in demand in fancy restaurants. This intense flavor also sets them apart from the ordinary garlic. Growing such garlic in your home can help you make $8-$10 per pound!