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Homemade plant cleaner to make them shiny

27 mayo, 2021

In Easy Kitchen we are lovers of food, and also of plants! And since we want to give them the best care, we want to teach you how to make a home cleaner that will leave them shiny and also protect them from different damages such as dust, sun and other factors that weaken their leaves.

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How to make a homemade plant cleaner

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Leave your plants brighter with this super easy homemade cleaner. (Photo: Getty Images)

You need:

  • 2 rags
  • 1 spray bottle
  • 250 ml milk
  • 1 glass of water
  • The peel of a banana

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First, wipe the sheets with a damp cloth to remove any dust.

Once you clean the leaves, mix half a glass of water with the milk. Shake well and add to the spray bottle.

Spray on the leaves and wipe with a dry cloth to remove excess.

Subsequently, cut the banana peel and go over the leaves.

Finished! The water and milk mixture will make your plants brighter, and the banana will give them better greenery.

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Benefits of banana peel for your plants

Banana peel for plants

In addition to the homemade cleaner, don’t forget to use the banana peel. (Photo: Getty Images)

After reading this, you will not throw this shell in the trash again:

  • It is rich in phosphorus, which helps plants to have healthy roots and shoots, as well as helping to achieve better shoot production. Your plants will grow bigger and stronger.
  • Contains magnesium, which supports healthy photosynthesis.
  • It has calcium, which favors the roots and stems. It also helps break down soil components such as nitrogen that displace minerals through plants.
  • Finally, it has potassium, which helps plants develop stronger roots, in addition to improving the distribution of nutrients and water, allowing greater resistance to pests and diseases.

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