Trowel and Error

Trowel and Error

Book Title: Trowel and Error

Author: Sharon Lovejoy

Format: Paperback | 224 pages

Publication Date: 25 Apr 2003

ISBN-13: 9780761126324

Ever since she was old enough to help her grandmother in the garden, Sharon Lovejoy has spent her life working with plants - and along the way, through "trowel and error", she's accumulated hundreds and hundreds of remedies, tips, short-cuts, and cure-alls. TROWEL AND ERROR collects all of her homespun garden advice into an inviting, environmentally friendly, whimsically illustrated yet dead-on helpful book that will benefit every gardener, beginner or experienced. Cure plant viruses with sour milk. Steep a natural and effective insecticide out of fresh basis. Place flat stones under squash or melons to hasten ripening. Sprinkle baby power over seedlings to discourage rabbits.