10 tips for gardeners and gardeners
Recently I was thinking about how many nuances and tricks you need to know in order to grow a whole garden and vegetable garden. Here I have compiled a whole list of different secrets that I would advise people who love the garden. Advice to the gardener will definitely help you in gardening.
Council number 1.
Gardener Tips: Tea leaves as fertilizer.
The brew that has already been used contains a huge amount of trace elements such as magnesium, calcium, aluminum and potassium. You can mix it with wood ash and you get a very good fertilizer. This mixture can also be used as drainage. Before use, the tea leaves should be dried on a radiator or in the sun.
Council number 2.
Soap from dirt under the nails.
I think a lot of people don't like to use gloves when working on the ground. But, if they are not used, the earth gets under the nails. How to be? Just put the soap under your nails before work, and after you finish, wash your hands.
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Disposable spoons and stones to indicate planting location.
We take a disposable spoon or stone, felt-tip pen and sign with the plant that we planted. For example "herbarium". So, you will save time to search for certain plants, and it will look quite original on the site. If you need to write a new inscription, you can erase the old one with rubbing alcohol.
Council number 4.
Gardener Tips: Sand against dirt.
If your tools are attacked by dirt or dirt, you can remove it with sand. You can also store your garden tools in the sand. This will make them less dirty.
Council number 5.
Advice for the gardener: Scotch tape against diseases, pests and infections.
If the plant is surrounded by various bad pests, for example, such as aphids, ants, and scale insects, then the tape will help you get rid of these things. Just wrap it around your hand so that the sticky part is "outside". This sticky part needs to be walked over the plant.
Council number 6.
Do-it-yourself insect repellent.
It's not pleasant when you plant a plant in the garden, all sorts of mosquitoes, horseflies, midges begin to fly around you. In order to avoid this and scare away uninvited guests, it is worth mixing equal amounts of vegetable oil, vinegar (for example, 9%) and shampoo.
The mixture should be white. It is very easy to use such a tool. Just smear all exposed parts of the body. This means is enough for the whole day. lavnoe, do not forget to wash off before going to bed!
Council number 7.
Styrofoam for drainage.
If you want the pot to weigh less, you can use Styrofoam instead of drainage. The drainage is much harder, so the foam is not even bad at all.
Council number 8.
If you have ants in some place in the country, you should make the following bait for them. It is necessary to mix a small amount of honey with boric acid. So you will finally get rid of them.
Council number 9.
Coffee grounds for plants.
If you occasionally water the soil of plants with coffee grounds, then the insects will become smaller and the plant will be healthier, as there are many vitamins in the coffee grounds. For example magnesium and potassium.
Council number 10.
A method for removing gloves and not getting your hands dirty.
Agree, it often happens when you want to take off your gloves, but you don't want to get your hands dirty. How to be? To do this, simply pull one glove in the center, pull and crumple in the other hand. Place your finger under the second glove and twist.
Knowing these little tricks, you can do your job much faster and easier!