Author: Sophia Rogers

banana peel fertilizer

Banana Peel Fertilizer: Is It The BEST DIY Fertilizer?

Banana peels are high in potassium which is the primary nutrient that helps plants to bloom and set fruit. Therefore, banana peel fertilizer is one of the absolute best DIY fertilizers you can make at home. Imagine that! Normally, we throw out our banana peels or at best, put them […]

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Why Are My Tomato Plants Turning Yellow? (Six Causes and Cures)

Tomatoes are one of the most popular vegetables, a great source of essential vitamins. If you’re reading this, then it’s probably because you’re wondering why the leaves on your tomatoes are turning yellow since tomatoes are typically green and vibrant. There are several reasons why the leaves on tomato plants […]

how often should you water tomatoes

How Often Should You Water Your Tomatoes

How frequent you water your tomatoes varies depending on several factors as it determines the kind of tomatoes you will harvest eventually. These factors may include but are not limited to, the farm’s location, the plant’s age, the availability of mulching, and the number of tomatoes in the garden.  In […]

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German Chamomile vs Roman Chamomile: What’s the Difference?

German chamomile is a branching stem flowering plant while Roman chamomile is a single stem flowering plant. When found as an ingredient in beauty products or supplements there is no significant difference between the two types of chamomile. What are the health benefits of chamomile and are the two types […]

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How to Grow Mint Indoors [Our Easy Steps!]

If you envision your kitchen to be full of herbs but have never grown herbs before then mint is your friend. Once it starts growing it does not seem to want to stop. The best way to grow mint indoors is to start with cuttings placed in jars of water […]

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How Much Perlite Should You Add to Potting Soil?

How much perlite you should add to potting soil depends on the type of plant. Many store-bought potting mixes may contain even parts of perlite, peat moss and loam but you should change up the soil contents for seedlings, hydroponics and soilless plant pots. Perlite is a great organic addition […]