The Q&A Archives: use for Epsom Salt & salt peter for gardening and amount to use with or w/o fertilizer

Question: I was told to mix epsom salt,salt peter and

Answer: Rosarians sometimes use Epsom salt to prevent deficiencies in their roses, recommending that you water with a solution of one teaspoon of Saltpeter (available from a pharmacy), one teaspoon of Epsom Salt, one teaspoon of baking soda, one teaspoon of ammonia, and one gallon warm water.

I'm not aware of the use for other perennials or annual plants.

« Click to go to the homepage

» Ask a question of your own

Q&A Library Searching Tips

  • When singular and plural spellings differ, as in peony and peonies, try both.
  • Search terms are not case sensitive.

Today's site banner is by plantmanager and is called "Captivating Caladiums"