Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
Rose Garden Companion Plants | Hunker
Companion planting helps protect roses against insect pests by masking the scent of roses and steering intruders to other hosts or directing them out of the garden entirely. Certain herbs make ideal companions for the rose garden by inviting beneficial insects into the landscape.
How to rose Plant Diseases and Pests
Disease and Insect Pests Roses are susceptible to a number of disease and insect pests. Roses may survive without a basic pest control program, but they may not be very attractive. A pest control program starts with proper site selection, good soil preparation, good drainage, proper spacing, cultivar selection, and plant maintenance. These all foster healthy roses that are better able to withstand the pressure of disease and insects. When selecting roses, note the resistance to disease of a…
How to Plant KNOCK OUT® Roses - KnockOut Roses Online
How to Plant KNOCK OUT® Roses KNOCK OUT® roses are very popular not only for their beauty, but because they are the closest thing a gardener will likely find to a rose that wants nothing more than to be left alone. The KNOCK OUT® rose was originally bred by William Radler, a well-known rose gardener …