Jeunice De MONTILLE

Jeunice De MONTILLE

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epsom-salts, planter’s “secret” ingredient. For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month.

Gardening with Epsom Salt - For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month --article worth reading - gives lots of great ideas.

Another good thing to use is baking soda. It neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. I use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of my flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into my beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. I usually have to do this twice a year - spring and fall.

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and is a natural weed killer. Sprinkle baking soda around all of the edges of garden areas to keep the grass and weeds from growing into flower beds. Just lightly cover the soil twice a year – spring and fall.

Simple aphid control - something yellow covered in vaseline

Aphid Control Idea: I coat the yellow plastic cup on the outside, with Tree Tanglefoot, a very sticky substance that doesn’t wash off. The aphids are attracted to the color yellow, they fly onto the cups and the Tanglefoot catches them.

Self made Miracle Grow. Put 1 Tbs. Epsom Salt, 1 Tbs. Sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. Or dissolve 1 Tbs. Epsom Salt into 1 Gallon of water and use it to water your plants, trees, fruit trees, roses, flowering plants, squash,and all other veggies. For plants you have planted in ground or pots sprinkle Epsom Salt on top of the dirt/potting soil and water well. See Link for other ideas.

Self made Miracle Grow. Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener, use about 1 Tablespoon in a 1 to 1 ratio but I really measure it. You can also dissolve 1 Tablespoon into a gallon o

Use toilet paper rolls to start your plants. When ready to plant, stick the whole roll in the ground. Roll will decompose

Use toilet paper rolls to start your plants. When ready to plant, stick the whole roll in the ground. Roll will decompose.the toilet paper rolls got moldy before the plants grew. I will stick with growing my seeds in plastic containers .

2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything! #gardening

Natural Herbicide Weed Killer: vinegar, 1 T liquid soap, 1 T salt, Dog cone Mix first three ingredients in spray bottle. Will kill anything it touches. Place dog cone over weeds. Spray, don& pour or nothing will grow there for a while.