spray the plant with epsom salts 1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). that gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. spray them again 10 days later.
marigolds for tomato plants- and the borage herb plant – are very effective at keeping those pests away from your tomato plants. Plant them nearby and watch your tomato plants grow to be healthy and robust.
Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!
Growing strawberries (Or any plants!) from a gutter hung on the fence drilled holes every few inches in the bottom so they would drain well, and added Miracle Grow, and planted 100 strawberry plants in 10 foot long metal gutters
Growing vegetables from food waste is a great lesson for kids and also makes great science experiments Teach students how to regrow food and pick a food to regrow as a class. Could use a food from a students leftover lunch.
Put cardboard & compost over grass in fall & by spring. you have healthy beds to plant in!r 4 years ago. It would have saved countlPut cardboard & compost over grass in fall & by spring. you have healthy beds to plant in!