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4. Go bananas

Slice up banana peels and dig them into the soil in garden beds to give plants a potassium boost. Bananas are especially good for roses.

5. Weed wonders

According to Franchi Sementi of Sought After Seedlings, you can make a nourishing tea out of weeds and water your garden with it to help replace nutrients that are missing in the soil.

Related: How to drought-proof your garden

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