Epsom Salt / Green Gardening Why Epsom Salt works well For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month – although it is safe to do this as often as desired.
Got Blackspot? Get Milk. According to author and horticultural professor Jeff Gillman, who has conducted extensive research on blackspot remedies, a spray composed of one part milk and two parts water is the best answer to the disease.
Very detailed instructions on how to plant a better tomato plant. If you are as fussy about tomatoes (No to Hothouse ones!) and get tomatoes only in the summer and only in your garden.you'd want to make a better tomato plant, too!
Using Egg Shells in The Garden. Save your Easter Egg shells. Add ground shells to the bottom of planting holes for tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants. a nice dose of calcium helps prevent blossom end rot that commonly affects these crops.
ROOTING SUCCULENTS - cleanly pull/break leaf from plant making sure whole leaf is in tact. Allow to dry out & end to scab over. Place leaf on top of soil. Water when soil becomes dry. Roots and new plants should start to grow with in a couple of weeks.
All in one organic fertilizer + pesticide. The world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season.
Self watering planter made from recycled wine bottle. perfect for indoor fall greenery
Can't have enough basil! BASIL PRUNING When you cut the stalk the two nodes at the leaves grow branches. On those branches will be two more leaves. Cut there and you will grow four more and so on till you have a bush big enough to make a gallon of pesto.