to Make Your Garden Grow

Secret Ingredients

Wood ash has a high alkaline content, which makes it great for neutralizing acidic soil.

1. Wood Ash

The potash and phosphorus content in the peels will enrich the soil and strengthen your plants.

2. Bananas

Carbonated water contains macronutrients, including carbon, oxygen, hydrogen, phosphorus, potassium, sulfur, and sodium, all of which are beneficial for your garden.

4. Club Soda

When it’s time to change the water in your fish tank, consider pouring the old water out on your plants.

5. Aquarium Water

Rinse them, crush them, and add them to the soil supporting plants like tomatoes that are often plagued by calcium deficiency.

7. Eggshells

Used tea leaves contain the three nutrients you need for a good fertilizer: nitrogen, potash, and calcium.

8. Tea Leaves

Aged cow manure, also known as well-rotted manure, is rich in nutrients that plants love and does a great job of retaining moisture.

10. Aged Cow Manure

Weeds can actually help your garden grow when steeped into a fertilizing tea.

12. Weed Tea

You can add it to organic fertilizers to give them a nutrient boost, or mix it with water and pour it onto the soil or spray it onto plant leaves, which will quickly absorb the sugar.

13. Blackstrap Molasses

Epsom salts, baking soda, and household ammonia can be combined to create a fertilizer that helps plants maintain healthy foliage and stimulates growth.

15. Homemade Plant Food

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