Before you toss those banana peels in the trash, grab a mason jar and make some DIY banana peel fertilizer.
How to make banana peel fertilizer
- 2-3 banana peels
- mason jars with lids
Depending on the size of your mason jars, fit 2-3 banana peels into the jar and fill it with water. Then, close the lid and let it sit in a sunny area of your home for about a week.
Remove the banana peels and use the liquid as a liquid fertilizer.
What plants like banana peel fertilizer?
- Banana trees
Banana Peel FAQ
After about a week, this banana peel fertilizer if very acidic!
Potassium is the main nutrient in banana peels.
The main disadvantage is that it will attract gnats and fruit flies.
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