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How to Add Epsom Salt & Coffee Grounds to Potting Soil

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SECRET Fertilizer :) My 'fertilizing cocktail' consists of mixing 1/2 bottle of cheap beer, 1 tablespoon of Epson salts, and 2 tablespoons of fish emulsion in a watering can (1-2 gallons). I do this to ALL my vegetable, flowers, and indoor plants. You will definitely notice the difference in a few weeks! Don't waste too much money on the beer. Cheapest still works great -- plants aren't picky!

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

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Homemade Garlic-Mint Garden Insect Spray

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Epsom Salt Solution for Stump Removal

Tree Stump Remover - Drill holes, then fill with Epsom salt, will soon start to decompose

Butterfly Blue Scabiosa Butterflies simply love them! This terrific plant starts blooming by early summer and continues blooming until mid fall. Deadheading will ensure continued blooming. An excellent choice for mass planting, edging borders, containers and rock gardens. Product Information: Light: Full sun to partial shade Height: 12-15" Deer Resistant Bloom Time: Summer Size: Potted Zones: 3 to 9

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A Dozen Homemade Organic Garden Remedies

12 home remedies: I have made the insecticide soap! Squash bugs are eating my plants! I have been using the Epsom salt spray for some time now and my plants have flourished!

PRUNING TOMATOES- great article. 1. To grow more flavorful tomatoes. 2. To grow larger tomatoes. 3.To grow more tomatoes over the length of a season. 4. To keep plant leaves and fruits off the ground and away from pests, insect damage, and fungal disease. 5. To keep plants smaller and more compact. 6. To allow tomatoes on the plant at the end of the season to ripen before the first frost.

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Coffee Grounds are great for Camellias, Hydrangeas & Roses

How to use coffee grounds in the garden.

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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 pot

For Cabbage Worms: Mix 2 tablespoons of red-pepper powder and 6 drops of liquid soap in 1 gallon of water. Let the mixture sit overnight, and stir thoroughly. Pour the mixture into a spray bottle, shake well, and spray weekly on the tops and bottoms of the leaves. This will protect plants, especially members of the cabbage family (including broccoli, cauliflower, kale, and brussels sprouts), from destructive insects.

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10 Incredible Uses for Epsom Salt in the Garden

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