You already knew that turmeric – the yellow spice in Indian curry – has many health benefits. Did you know that it has great uses in your garden as well? It’s a great pesticide – ants particularly hate it. It heals wounds – add a thick paste of turmeric to a wound in a tree after pruning. You can also use turmeric to treat bug bites.AX
- Turmeric is a super food for us but ants and other pests abhor it to the core and avoid totter around it.
- Mix one part turmeric and two part wood ash. Sprinkle this powder on infected plants on a non-windy day.
- Turmeric gets absorbed into the skin quickly and reduces the itchiness and cures the inflammation.
“Turmeric is a superfood and it has myriads of health benefits but do you know it can be used in your garden, too.”