Weed infestation is a very common problem encountered by gardeners. These unwanted plants can be a problem as it may grow with other plants and the chemicals used to remove weeds can damage healthy plants as well. People generally use chemical laden weed killing substances which not only damage healthy plants but may also be harmful to you and your family. Some studies have shown that they may even lead to vision problems in people who come in contact with them. They can make fruits and vegetables poisonous, degrade crop quality and are also harmful to the environment. Too much chemicals also damage the soil and make in unfit for cultivation. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could use some natural weed killers that do not contain harmful materials. Make merry and do not worry because this is possible. You can easily make weed killers, with natural ingredients, at home.
This homemade weed killing potions is completely natural. It is extremely easy to make, uses ingredients readily available in your kitchen and is easy on the pocket too.
Natural Weed Killing Potion Recipe:
White vinegar – 2 liters
Salt – 1 cup
Lemon juice – 5 tbsp
Method To Use:
Mix white vinegar, salt and lemon juice together in a glass bowl and fill this potion in a spray bottle. Spray all over the weeds and they will dry out eventually. Take care that you do not spray it on other plants to avoid damage.
Do not pour over weeds as this will make the soil unfit for further growth of plants. For storage use glass container. You can even use concentrated vinegar. The more concentrated vinegar is , the more effective it will be in drying out weeds quickly. Apple cider vinegar is another option in place of white vinegar, but if you have both prefer white vinegar as it is more effective. Switching to natural homemade weed killing options will make your garden more eco friendly. It will protect children and pets from poisonous fumes. It will also attract more birds, butterflies and other insects to your garden that not only look beautiful but are also beneficial in making your garden more productive.