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The Ever Curious Gardener - Using a Little Natural Science for a Much Better Garden - cover

The Ever Curious Gardener - Using a Little Natural Science for a Much Better Garden

Lee Reich

Publisher: New Society Publishers

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An irreverent romp through the natural science of gardening, with eye-opening insight and practical guidance for getting the most out of your plants. 
 
Curious why caressing your cucumber plants will help them bear more fruit? Or why you should grow oranges from seed even if the fruit is inedible? Or why trees need to sleep and how to help them? Join acclaimed gardener, scientist, and author Lee Reich on a journey through the delights of your garden in this laugh-out-loud treatise on the scientific wonders of plants and soil. 
 
The Ever Curious Gardener includes information on:How to maximize both flavor and nutrition in your garden bountyHelping plants thrive during droughtOutwitting weeds by understanding their natureMaking the best use of compostTips on pruning and orchard careWhy the dead language of Latin can make you a better gardener.
Available since: 04/03/2018.
Print length: 289 pages.

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