There are many good properties of rice water that make it a magnificent ally in skin and hair care, being present in tonics and natural masks, but what you may not know is that it is also a valuable natural fertilizer that can do a lot for the well-being and proper development of your plants, both indoors and those that you may have in a garden or on a balcony.
Discover in this oneHOWTO article all the benefits of rice water for plants and how to prepare it and give it to your plants in the most appropriate way and at the most appropriate time.
Rice is a cereal rich in nutrients. Calcium, phosphorus, potassium, iron or zinc are just some of the minerals contained in each of its grains, without forgetting its high starch content, a carbohydrate that makes rice a food with high energy value. When preparing rice water with the aim of revitalizing our plants, all those healthy nutrients will pass into the water that we will use in irrigation so that, thus, we can provide them in a simple way, providing them with important benefits. These are the main benefits of watering plants with rice water:
Few natural and homemade fertilizers are as simple to prepare as rice water. You can get it in two ways:
Here you can learn some advice more on How to make rice water.
Follow these tips to use rice water for plants:
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