Coffee, Anyone?→Coffee

Views: 673, Replies: 3 » Jump to the end
Coffee, Anyone?

By donnabking
June 3, 2015

About to pour out that leftover coffee? Wait! Hold on. It's not finished yet. It still has work to do. I have found that some plants love their coffee as much as I do.

[View the item] Give a thumbs up

Name: JoJo
Texas (Zone 8b)
Enjoys or suffers hot summers Bee Lover The WITWIT Badge Region: Texas Garden Art Irises
Daylilies Butterflies Dragonflies Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Native Plants and Wildflowers Hibiscus
Jun 2, 2015 9:11 PM CST
My grandfather gave his roses coffee , every week or two and he drank cowboy coffee, LOL
Gardening is learning, learning, learning. That's the fun of them.
You're always learning !
Helen Mirren
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
I have no use for internet bullies!
Avid Green Pages Reviewer Keeper of Poultry Vegetable Grower Rabbit Keeper Frugal Gardener Garden Ideas: Master Level
Plant Identifier Region: Georgia Native Plants and Wildflowers Composter Garden Sages Bookworm
Jun 2, 2015 9:27 PM CST
Worked at one job where they had the most beautiful African Violets. No natural light. No one seemed to tend the plants. I couldn't understand what the secret was until I noticed each person in the office would pour out the dregs of their coffee cup into the plants each day.
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Greg
Lake Forest Park, Washington (Zone 8b)
Garden Ideas: Level 1
Jun 2, 2015 10:14 PM CST
Jolana said:My grandfather gave his roses coffee , every week or two and he drank cowboy coffee, LOL

I'm glad you said that. I knew about azaleas liking coffee grounds, but wondered about roses because we happen to have a climbing rose between two azalea bushes, all three are new plantings.

Name: Ric Sanders
Dover, Pa. (Zone 6b)
And his children Are his flowers ..
Region: Pennsylvania Dog Lover Cottage Gardener Ponds Garden Art Seed Starter
Keeper of Poultry Vegetable Grower Butterflies Birds Greenhouse Garden Ideas: Master Level
Jun 5, 2015 6:03 PM CST
I'm just about to plant 3 new blueberries, I planned to use some untreated compost (no lime) to amend the planting. We usually put our coffee grounds in the compost anyway so I may as well add some to the amended soil. Thank You!
Ric of MAF @ DG

« Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Coffee, Anyone?
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Member Login:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by Lucius93 and is called "Aronia melanocarpa"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.