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Epsom Salt as Plant Fertilizer - Encourage green growth on your house plants by applying a solution of 2 tablespoons salt to 1 gallon water once a month. Magnesium and sulfur from the salt make leaves grow bushier and encourage flowering plants to bloom more often.

Anti-Fungal Spray for Black Spot on Roses.Combine 1/2 a teaspoon of dish soap with 1/2 a teaspoon of vegetable oil in your spray bottle, and fill completely with water.Lightly shake, and then liberally spray this anti-fungal spray all over your roses, leaves, blooms and all.

DIY MiracleGrow - •1 gallon of water •1T Epsom salts •1t baking soda •1T powdered milk •1/2t ammonia mix all ingredients together except for the powdered milk Add 1T powdered milk to each feeding, to prevent spoilage •MANUAL FEEDING Mix 2OZ of concentrate to 1 gallon wateR with 2T of powdered milk

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Indoor Plants that Don't Need Sunlight

Article says Indoor Plants that don't need Sunlight but most of the plants day bright or low light

Pennies around Hosta and other plants as a slug deterrent. Slugs won't cross copper because it imparts a slight electric charge when they touch it. (Keep in mind pennies made before 1982 are 95% copper, 97.5% zinc with thin copper coating after.)

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7 Homemade Fertilizer Recipes

1 Tablespoon Epsom Salt 1 gallon water A watering can 1. Combine the Epsom salt and water. 2. Use the solution to water your plants. 3. Repeat once a month. Why This Works--Epsom salt is made up of magnesium and sulfate – both vital plant nutrients. Some magnesium-loving plants to try it on: houseplants, roses, peppers, tomatoes and potatoes

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7 tips for growing mad giant basil plants

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24 Beautiful Blooming Houseplants

African violets - easy to grow flowering houseplants - bloom year-round with little effort - likes warm conditions & filtered sunlight. Avoid getting water on the fuzzy leaves; cold water causes unsightly brown spots. Growing Conditions: Medium to bright light; 65-75F; keep soil evenly moist Size: To 8" tall &16" wide

How to cut herbs - for basil don't pluck leaves off, instead trim stem. Leave two sets of leaves on stem (leaves grow in pairs across from each other). Cut immediately above the second set of leaves from the ground. Plant will then grow new branches from this cut.

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

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

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30 trucos de jardinería extremadamente ingeniosos

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To Use: Apply 3 pounds of Epsom Salts for every 1,250 square feet with a spreader, or dilute in water and apply with a sprayer (use as a lawn fertilizer). Another recipe: 1 cup Espom Salts 1 cup Household Ammonia Combine ingredients in a clean jar. Mix 2 tablespoons of the mixture with 2 gallons of water in a watering can, and sprinkle over 150 to 200 square feet of turf.

Want a plant to brighten a dull corner of your yard? This may be it! There hasn't been this much buzz about a plant in years! People have been clamouring for a re-blooming lilac for years and 'Bloomerang' delivers with a dense, compact plant with an intense mid May bloom followed by more deliciously fragrant bloom cones throughout the summer and fall, and it attracts butterflies, too! Mature ht 1.5 m (4 to 5 ft).

Epsom salt is a Garden Miracle Worker ! It works as a fertilizer, pest deterrent, and seed starter! As well as greatly enhancing the quality of shrubs and lawn ! And will aid in fool proof thriving Tomatoes & Full Flowering Bulbs ! By Droping 1 cup Epsom salt and 1 cup of granulated sugar along with a few eggshells into your potting hole ! This one ingredient will ease your effort while Producing Beautiful Lush Results !