Don't throw away onion husks: How to make the best fertilizer for cucumbers

Ihor Romanko

How to make fertilizer for cucumbers from onion husks

Do you want your cucumbers to produce a bountiful harvest? Forget about store-bought fertilizers. Try feeding them with onion husks - it is an environmentally friendly and very effective remedy.

Want to get a generous harvest of cucumbers, then just follow the advice from the site prostoway. Try these methods and you will be pleasantly surprised by the result.

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How to prepare the fertilizer:

  1. Collect 1 cup of onion husks.
  2. Fill the husks with 10 liters of water.
  3. Bring to a boil and allow to infuse for a few hours.
  4. Strain the liquid.

How to use the fertilizer:

  1. Water the cucumbers under the root with the infusion of the husk.
  2. Repeat fertilization once every 2 weeks.


  • Strong root system.
  • Fast growth of cucumbers.
  • Large harvest.
  • Protection from pests.

Recall that houseplants green up your space and are beneficial, but they can be a source of inconvenience and problems. Some of them have the ability to attract pests such as cockroaches.

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