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Isobel Bilgen Gardens

Isobel Bilgen Gardens

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Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.

1tsp epsom salt in 4 c warm water....spray on plant and then 10 days later. produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium... especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses

Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio.

HYDRANGEAS..all about her master garden of them. Remember to do this in late July or August...to root branches and grow more hydrangeas!

1tsp epsom salt in 4 c warm water....spray on plant and then 10 days later. produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium... especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses

Whether you are a beginner at growing vegetables or a Master Gardener, these tips for growing tomatoes will help you increase your yield and produce...

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there, use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds, sprinkle onto soil so that it covers it lightly, usually twice a season