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6 homemade plant fertilizer "recipes"

Epsom Salt Fertilizer- 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. 1 Tablespoon Epsom Salt 1 gallon water A watering can

Make plants' roots strong and resistant to rot with hydrogen peroxide. Mix 1 T with 2 cups water and use to water your plant.

Make plants' roots strong and resistant to rot with hydrogen peroxide. Mix 1 T with 2 cups water and use to water your plant. BE CAREFUL: Using this in direct sunlight will bleach your plants as it does hair.

Natural fertilizer

EPSOM SALTS -- considered the secret to a lovely, lush garden. For potted plants, dissolve 2 tbsp. Epsom salts per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month, or sprinkle it into the soil before planting seeds.

Growing Potatoes in a Laundry Basket : Here is a pretty clever, but totally doable alternative for growing potatoes; yup, in a simple plastic laundry basket! Here are the steps you will want to follow as a guide :  1.) Fill your plastic basket with soil or compost (about 2″ worth) 2.) Place a seed […]

Growing potatoes in a laundry basket .sooooo much lazier than the way dad does it! finally--a use for broken laundry baskets and old sprouted potatoes!

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Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Plants Blooming - Page 11 of 11

Slugs will eat cornmeal, even though it kills them. Put cornmeal in a jar turned on its side near the affected plants...!!!

Cornmeal in a jar garden slug trap- this works for ants too! I am starting to win my battle against the slugs. Apparently, they love corn meal. EVEN THOUGH IT KILLS THEM.

Mantenga sus plantas preciosas plagas y plaguicidas gratis con estos aerosoles naturales. | 23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

Pesticide-Free Gardening: Natural Ways to Fight off Pests & Save Your Garden

We were talking about this at the last meeting. Propagating basil is really just as simple as cutting, stripping the lower leaves and keeping it in a water for a few weeks. Viola, a ready to plant basil and the mother plant will usually benefit from the trim.

How to Propagate Basil

I love growing herbs! Propagating basil is really just as simple as cutting, stripping the lower leaves and keeping it in a water for a few weeks. Voila, a ready to plant basil and the mother plant will usually benefit from the trim.

Worlds most perfect fertilizer   pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- 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.

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.

Brilliant! Self watering hanging basket. Link to illustrated instructions is in the first comment box.

Self Watering Hanging Basket Idea. Cut the bottom off from the bottle. Poke holes in the bottle. Insert bottle into planter. Put water in the bottle as needed.

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