I have pictures!!
Category: Organic Tips for your Garden
| Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2007 7:23 am
Please let me know how to get my pictures onto my blog.!
I have them on Photobucket but I am not sure what I am supposed to do after that.!
Do I use IMG or URL and what do I enter into those tags???
Tea drinkers>> Don't throw out your cold tea from your cup or tea pot.
Give your plants a treat, and pour the leftover into
To prevent late blight on tomato plants, fill a trigger spray bottle with Hydrogen peroxide and mist the plants every evening from late August until September.
To prevent viruses from tainting the blades of your pruning shears, which can then be transferred to your plants, spray the tool with Lysol, then rinse well and dry. The disinfectant kills germs on contact.
Plant diseases can be spread by an infected shovel, gloves, or gardening shoes. Washing tools etc with warm soapy water will kill any disease on these items.
Revive an ailing plant by adding two tablespoons of
pancake syrup ( Aunt Jemimas etc) at the root of the plant once a month.
Watering plants with Gatorade adds Potassium to the soil and the sugar feeds microorganisms, adding Nitrogen.
There is an old proverb that says;
" The best fertilizer in the garden may be the gardener's own shadow". In other words , daily attention to plants is better than artificial additives.
Till next time "Mrs G'
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