Alternative Gardning: Homemade Fertilizer For Lawns. supposed to be really great for your grass - growth, green, and killing bugs that ruin your lawn! 'm going to try this on part of the backyard lawn that isn't doing that great anyway
Bell Pepper*they hate nitrogen/commercial fertilizer* Wait til plants flower before fertilizing. Then spray leaves w/ 1 tsp Epsom salt in 1 qt water (peppers need Magnesium to set fruit). Peppers also enjoy small amounts of potassium (wood ashes)
Freeze banana peels and then blend 3 peels with - 2 cups water, to use as plant food for rose bushes. Pour around base of rose bushes and then water down into soil. Who knew that roses LOVE banana peel?
Vermicompost is one of the most nutritious and sustainable fertilizers you can use in your garden. Here are some tips on how to harvest it and use it to feed your plants. I am hoping to use this with my roof top container garden
Tomato Blossom End Rot - How to prevent it - A Frugal Garden tip that isnt included in the article is using Aspirin Dissolve of an uncoated asprin tablet in 1 gallon of water. Spray plants ever weeks with the mixture to prevent fungus problem