Epsom Salt / Green Gardening Why Epsom Salt works well For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month – although it is safe to do this as often as desired.
Epsom Salt is Magnesium Sulfate. Helps to produce bushier plants, produce more flowers, and deter pests. Great for the garden! (yes, another one about Epsom Salt. Epsom Salt is more commonly known as Engels Zout in NL & BE!
Very Interesting Tips! How to prune basil to have enormous plants. So admired the bushy basil. Failed my basil first time, thin long not bushy. Now found my answer here- Need to prune basil ! Awesome goin to try this !
epsom salts in 4 c warm water.spray on plant and then 10 days later it produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium. especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses.green bell pepper plants - Gardening In Your Yard
Cut the bottom off a plastic pot to contain invasive plants & bury in the ground, works great for containing plants that tend to spread. Use a larger pot so that the plant can spread it's roots and grow deeper roots. Great for bamboo!
Handy list of how much epsom salt to use: Garden startup: Sprinkle approximately one cup per 100 square feet. and mix into soil before planting. Tomatoes: Apply one tablespoon per foot of height for each plant every two weeks.
Magic Tomato Plant Food ~~ Yield: will feed about 6 tomato plants Time: 5 minutes Recipe from Jerry Baker 3 C compost/mulch/dirt C Epsom salt 1 T baking soda C powdered milk Mix all the ingredients together in a bucket. Place a handful of t
One week after the magnesium miracle: Ca/Mg balance, Epsom Salts, what happened to me, and how am I doing
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.
Want to grow square Watermelon. Yep you read it right. If you do, find a waterproof box and use it to put a small watermelon in with the lid open so the vines can grow out, takes all season but keeps pests away and makes a great square watermelon!
Prune basil so it stays bushy and productive On a basil plant the leaves grow in twos opposite each other. As the little plant send up the stock it will grow two more leaves. You need to go to those two leaves and prune about one inch or so above them.