Boiled Eggs: Don't throw out the water you boil your eggs in. It contains tons of calcium plants love. Let water cool and dump it on plants. Save egg shells, rinse them out really well, crumble, then mix in with dirt and/or potting soil before planting.
Calamondin Orange This hybrid between mandarin orange and kumquat bears fragrant white blossoms in late winter or spring. The wonderfully fragrant flowers develop into showy orange fruits on a shrubby plant with glossy green foliage.
Peach varieties given; can produce fruit in 2 years. If the soil pH is higher than add lime to the soil. Do not plant a peach tree where another peach has recently grown; the decaying roots of a peach will emit a chemical that can kill new tree roots.
Secret to peppers,Spray the plant with Epsom salts teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). That gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. Spray them again 10 days later an
A better way to grow cilantro. Try this method for a fast, continuous crop. Wouldn't it be nice to have fresh cilantro growing right outside your kitchen door? Whenever you wanted to fix Mexican salsa. I have a container just like this, think I'll try it!
Growing Romaine lettuce from the leftover stumps. Why have I never thought of this? I know you can do this with green onions and avocado pits. To think of all the romaine lettuce stumps I've just tossed away!