Weird uses for everyday items in your garden

What to do with old tights, and 10 other ways of re-using household items in your garden.

2. Tea

Potted plants on windowsill indoors

Tea can nurture your plants in a variety of ways.

For example, it can be used to:

  • spur the growth of rosebushes;
  • water acid-loving plants;
  • nourish houseplants;
  • prepare a planter for potting; and
  • speed the rotting down of compost.