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comfrey as a fertiliser?

Helena

By Helena

United Kingdom Gb

We have a lot of wild comfrey. What are its uses as a fertiliser? I believe you can add it to compost, but do you also make 'tea' with it with which to water plants? If so, how strong should it be?


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Wonderful organic fertiliser. Just cover with water in a good sized container and leave for a week . Use the water then as a plant food, add more water and Comfrey as you need it. Keep it away from the house as it is inclined to pong a bit!!!! You can also dig it into the soil particlarly under potatoes.

28 Jul, 2008

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