Word-of-mouth may be a great way to learn about some products, but
word-of-mouth gardening tips can be a very bad idea. The age-old
practice of passing along gardening tips and tricks is no guarantee you
will get a good result...it might even do the opposite.
|In her new book,
garden expert C. L. Fornari looks at 71 common garden practices and
uncovers the truth behind the lore.
Do marigolds keep the bugs out of the veggie patch? Will rusty nails
turn hydrangeas blue? With humor and affection, she goes back in time
to sort out the good, the bad and the just plain silly...and tells us
why. Coffee for
Roses combines gardening history and expert advice into
one useful, time- and money-saving package. The author’s
full color photography is throughout.
Coffee for Roses
...and 70 Other Misleading Myths About Backyard Gardening
by C. L. Fornari
St. Lynn's Press, 2014
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