How to Make Your Own Garden Fertilizer from Banana Peels
There is a new and exciting way to make fertilizer that is popular in the gardening world. It is cheap and easy to do at home. An important person in the Creative Gardening community, Sandi Ezell Blackmer, is the one who came up with this new way to do things. What’s her secret? Making a fertilizer full of nutrients from banana peels.
Sandi recently showed off her beautiful basil and herb garden. She says that the plants’ healthy growth is due to a special fertilizer she made from wet banana peels. This fertilizer is very easy to make at home: just soak two banana peels in a gallon of water overnight. The water made from the banana peels is full of potassium and other important nutrients. This makes it a great organic food for many plants, like flowers, vegetables, and herbs.
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