Uses for coffee grounds
Using Coffee Grinds in your plants to help them grow! This is one of the most amazing discoveries I have come across. I sprinkle it on the soil, then water it and I kid you not growth sometimes happens overnight. You can use it in house plants that are dieing... or out door gardens and it prevents many bugs from getting to your plants as well!
Ants do not like the following: Cucumber peels, apple cider vinegar, chalk, Cinnamon, Ground Black Pepper, Bay Leaves, Whole Cloves, Red Chili Powder (sprinkle liberally or make a paste with water and apply at entrance),Red Pepper Flakes, Salt (table salt), Used Coffee Grounds,Sage, and the essential oils: Peppermint, Lavender, Eucalyptus, Tea tree oil.
Coffee Grounds for Flowers Coffee grounds help your soil hold moisture, so if you’re having a dry spring or summer, deep watering will stay near the roots of the plants in your garden for longer. Minerals that help feed your plant, including trace amounts of nitrogen, phosphate and potassium, are also found in coffee grounds. They even help with pest control; include some coffee grounds in your soil and the slugs will back away slowly.
15 Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds! 1. Fertilize Acid-Loving Plants. 2. Deter cats from gardens. 3. Mix with Avocado for a face mask. 4. Get Onion/Garlic smell off your skin. 5. Compost Them. 6. Make an Anti-Cellulite Scrub. 7. Keep some in the fridge to eliminate odors. 8. Repel ANTS, SNAILS SLUGS. 9. All Natural Fabric Dye. 10. Scour away grease on pots pans. 11. Stick a sachet of dried coffee grounds into a smelly pair of shoes to get rid of the stink. 12. If you have dark hair, you
Are you a coffee drinker? Don’t throw them grounds away! If your a gardener ~ You may have a need for them after all. 1.Repel ants, snails and slugs by sprinkling coffee grounds near the point of entry, or around the planter base. 2.Deter cats from your garden, by sprinkling around garden and planter base. 3.of course you can use them in compost! 4.and as a fertilizer for acid loving plants like tomatoes.