Using non-acidic vegetable water for houseplants
I had some cooled leftover water from blanching peas. I used it to water my plants. I had a random thought as I was watering my plants. I wondered if anyone knew if since peas fix nitrogen, if there might be any extra nitrogen benefit in the leftover water?
Tomatoes with yellowing leaves
My tomatoes aren't growing as robustly as I would expect given the heat. Some stems and leaves seem to be dying back, and the leaves are more yellow that usual. My first thought is lack of nitrogen, so I put some 10-10-10 in water and sprinkled a little on. (Usually my garden is organic, but I'm not fanatical about it.) My…
Thanks so much, @Marjory Wildcraft , for the video on leucaena. I live at the foot of Parker ranch in Hawaii where it’s called haole (non-native) koa and there’s a lot on my property. I’ve been feeding it to my goats as it was planted here for livestock. Didn’t recall the nitrogen fixing properties. Didn’t even know it was…
Herbaceous Mimosa - A Native Legume for Improving Pastures in the Southern U.S.