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Try This Homemade Plant Food and Watch Your Plants Grow Big and Beautiful

Do you struggle with keeping your plants alive after you buy them? Well, if you're anything like me than the answer to that question is a big old "YES"! I honestly don't know what it is....I try and keep up with watering and plucking away the dead petals, but regardless of what I do they always end up dying on me.

Well, not anymore! With this homemade plant food recipe, your plants will grow big and beautiful in no time!

Ever since I came across this recipe and gave it a try, I've had so many compliments on my growing garden! At first I thought it would only work with flowers, but then I tried it on my shrubs as well and they grew just as big and strong.

Best part of it all though.....it's so easy to make! You won't believe how much you'll be saving!

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1. In a small bowl mix together the magnesium sulfate, sodium bicarbonate, and ammonium hydroxide.

2. Once mixed up, pour the mixture into a large bucket filled with 1 gallon of water.

3. Stir everything together.

4. Pour over your plants and watch them grow!

Materials

  • 1 1/2 tablespoons of magnesium sulfate (epsom salt)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon of sodium bicarbonate (baking soda)
  • 1/2 teaspoon of ammonium hydroxide
  • 1 gallon of water

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl mix together the magnesium sulfate, sodium bicarbonate, and ammonium hydroxide.
  2. Once mixed up, pour the mixture into a large bucket filled with 1 gallon of water.
  3. Stir everything together.
  4. Pour over your plants and watch them grow!