use dried banana peels as a plant fertilizer, a great source of phosphorus, potassium and other important trace minerals for plants- to dry banana peels, place them on paper towels in an open weave basket
Manihot grahamii - Hardy Tapioca plant - I had just seen this unusual leaf that i loved & surprise , Samantha in GA sends asst seeds & this is one of them. I'll read up about how & when to plant seeds.
An Almost Foolproof Way to Grow an Avocado Plant from a Seed, also very good information on pruning, so the plant does not grow into a three foot high stick with a couple of leaves. Downing I know you wanted to grow an avocado tree
Make Your Own Rooting Hormone from Willow Twigs. Yes, you can make your own rooting hormone from willow twigs. Use your willow water rooting hormone to start seeds, propagate cuttings and water transplants in your garden.
Gardening Ideas: Cinnamon Makes a Great Rooting Hormone Substitute! (All Things Plants)Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again : )