Who does not like to take care of the plants in the garden, if we talk about their growth then it is not easy. Many times people do not understand why their plants do not grow well even after giving plenty of fertilizer and water. Even if plants are growing in someone's house, even then they are not able to give good growth and they do not bear fruits and flowers. In such a situation, you need to give your plants the right kind of plant food.
It is also good compost and can protect your plants from insects and disease. Not only this, but if many weeds are growing around your pots, then it can also do the job of removing them. In a way, it is less fertilizer and more all-in-one plant food.
What we are praising so much is mustard cake and you can use it as a fertilizer or plant food. It can be used in liquid or cake form and today we tell you about it.
How to Make a Mustard cake solution?
If it is to be used for plants, then it is necessary to make its solution. For this, you can this take it in cake form or powder form.
Its solution will be made in an earthen pot like a small pot or a small pot will be very good.
The compost with powdered mustard cake is ready in 3 days and you can use it for 15 days. It can take up to 5 days to make similar pieces or cakes with mustard cake.
Now take a little mustard cake in an earthen pot, add 1 litre of water to it and then cover it and keep it.
Every day just open it and shake it with the wood once. If you are making this during hot summer days, then some water will have to be added every day as it can dry out from the pot.
What to do when mustard cake solution is prepared?
- First of all, remove the top foam, after which a beige-coloured liquid will appear.
- Its smell is very high, so you will have to bear a little smell. If you are putting it in indoor plants, it will smell.
- Before using it, filter it with at least two layers of cotton cloth. This is because the decomposed mustard cake is also mixed in it and in such a situation you cannot put it in every plant. After filtering it becomes very good and you can put it in the plants.
- After filtering, mix about 50 ml of mustard solution in 1 liter of water and then pour it into the plants.
What are the things to keep in mind?
Do not add mustard cake solution to plants without diluting it as it contains too many nutrients which can damage the plants. Therefore, mix this solution in the plants in the same proportion as mentioned above.
You can put it in large plants without filtering, but you will not be able to put it in rose plants and other flowers, succulents or any this plants.
Apply it with an interval of at least 15 days and if it is rainy or humid weather then use it with an interval of 25-30 days.
You will get this mustard cake easily in the market and in such a situation you will not have to work too hard. It is very good for flowers and fruit plants like roses, orchids, and lemons.
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