Shirley Stanford

Shirley Stanford

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Flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peel’s potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease. Consider it a nutritional boost for you and your buds.

Banana Peel as Rose Fertilizer. Who knew? Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peels potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease. Consider it a nutritional boost for you and your buds.

Keep the fern in the same pots they come in, every other day submerge them in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 1/2 cup of epson salts  3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry... ferns will be dark green, glossy, and 3x3 by September from ferns that start out with 7 fronds in May. - MyHomeLookBook

Keep the fern in the same pots they come in, every other day submerge them in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 12 cup of epson salts & 3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry. ferns will be dark green& glossy

Self Watering Container. I'm going to use this system but in my upside down planters. ( 2 liter in a 5 gallon paint bucket)

Gardening Tip- Easy way to reach the roots of a Container plant, poke holes in a water bottle or soda bottle, bury between a couple seedlings and water as needed. by krista

Six projects to do with plastic bottles and jugs. Planter, Bird feeder, berry picker helper, flying saucer game, boat bailer, ball toss. good ideas for all those milk jugs.

Self-watering planter. Cut top third off bottle. Drill small hole in cap. Pass string thru hole. Fill bottom of bottle about halfway with water. Place top upside-down in bottom and put plant in. String will wick up water.