Doseage for Epsom Salt foliar spray?

Discussion in 'Indoor Growing' started by OregonMeds, Jul 3, 2009.

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    OregonMeds

    OregonMeds Well-Known Member

    I can't find the doseage and it's been too long ago to remember.

    I'm thinking it's around 2 tablespoons per gallon, does that sound right? I definately have a magnesium deficiency and it's pretty bad on two plants.
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    sir smokesalot

    sir smokesalot Well-Known Member

    i foliar feed with Mg and i usually use 1tsp per gallon, but if you are having a defficency then i would def bump it up to 2
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    OregonMeds

    OregonMeds Well-Known Member

    Thanks but I'm not talking about mg though, epsom salts (magnesium sulfate) only for a magnesium deficiency.
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    AirAnt

    AirAnt Active Member

    I just bought some and the label says for Houseplants mix one teaspoon per gallon of water and feed to plants every one to four weeks. I haven't used any yet myself. Wasn't sure if I got the right kind since it was sulphured but I might have been confusing that with the molasses.
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    OregonMeds

    OregonMeds Well-Known Member

    It says that on the box? Is it referring to foliar or just feeding in the soil?
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    AirAnt

    AirAnt Active Member

    It's a bag and I'd assume soil, but it doesn't specify... that was their instruction for indoor word 4 word. Heck, I didn't even know you could use epsom salts to feed the foliage.
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    AirAnt

    AirAnt Active Member

    It also says: for best results, water after usage. So it's possible they were referring to foliar watering.
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    sir smokesalot

    sir smokesalot Well-Known Member

    Mg stands for magnesium. I was referring to epsom salts. 1-2 tsp
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    OregonMeds

    OregonMeds Well-Known Member

    Oh yea, duh.
    I'm too used to mg on here always meaning miracle grow.
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    sir smokesalot

    sir smokesalot Well-Known Member

    yeah sorry i should have been more specific
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    farmer2009

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