Roots Demystified: Change Your Gardening Habits to Help Roots Thrive

Front Cover
Metamorphic Press, 2008 - Roots - 165 pages
1 Review
Explains simple solutions about growing healthy roots and, thereby, healthier plants. Explores the subterranean part of every gardener's world, revealing how roots really grow while dispelling myths such as where most gardeners apply water, mulch, and fertilizer or compost. Covers lawns, prairies, shrubs, vegetables, fruit trees, and native and ornamental trees. Includes practical tips for how a gardener might use this new information to create more abundant vegetables, better lawns and sturdier trees and shrubs. Also describes several ways to garden without turning the soil.--From publisher description.

What people are saying - Write a review

Designing and maintaining your edible landscape naturally

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Kourik espouses organic gardening methods to create beautiful edible landscapes that are compatible with other plantings as well as with the climate, terrain, and the owner's budget. Expanding upon ... Read full review

Review: Roots Demystified: Change Your Gardening Habits to Help Roots Thrive

User Review  - Kittylittle - Goodreads

You're reading a book about roots? yes and it is great. Who knew roots could be so interesting! Since we depend on them to sustain us reading about them seemed a good thing to do. Read full review

Bibliographic information