Vinegar: Take a sample of dry dirt (about cup), mix with distilled water to make a liquid “mud” and then start pouring household vinegar over top. If the mixture fizzes, it’s alkaline. Baking soda: Mix dry dirt and d
What's a garden without green beans? Everything you need to know to grow green beans, snap beans, or string beans. Easy to grow and you should have beans to eat in 45 - 75 days. How to grow green beans in your home garden
Easy At Home Soil Test. Here's a guide to testing your garden's soil, at home for free. It's a low tech method to see if you have either highly acidic, or extremely alkaline soil. Most plants thrive in a soil with a neutral (or near neutral) pH.
DIY Miracle Grow Recipe: Here are a few ways to fertilize without the use of chemicals. DIY Miracle Grow: Ingredients: 1 gallon of water 1 tbsp epsom salt 1 tsp baking powder tsp ammonia Mix all ingredients together and use once a month on your plants.
How to Add Epsom Salt & Coffee Grounds to Potting Soil
Fill your garden bed with a rich, light soil mix. A general all-purpose recipe includes 1 part perlite and 2 parts each of topsoil, peat moss, and compost. Mix it well and remember to fertilize plants - either with a water-soluble fertilizer twice a month
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
Use Baking Soda in the Garden *Use it as a natural fungicide buster *Use it for powdery mildew *Rejuvenate your rose bushes *Kill cabbage worms *Sweeten your tomatoes *Kill crabgrass *Test your soil PH *Discourage pests in the garden
You can regrow garlic sprouts from a single garlic clove. Just place the garlic cloves in a small cup with a little water and let it grow. The garlic sprouts have gentle flavor than garlic and can be added to pasta, salads and other dishes.