Self made Miracle Grow. Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener, use about 1 Tablespoon in a 1 to 1 ratio but I really measure it. You can also dissolve 1 Tablespoon into a gallon o
Butterflies need salt for breeding. By sipping moisture from mud puddles, butterflies take in salts and minerals from the soil. ~ Create a salt lick in your garden and increase the butterfly population. How-to's and links included.
26 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes GREAT ARTICLE. Lemon Grass is the recommended plant to grow in the landscape and in containers to use around your patio, deck or outdoor living spaces to repel mosquitoes during the summer.