Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
Employs a dictionary format to furnish information on the characteristics and uses of plants that promote the growth of other varieties, offering descriptions of helpful weeds and insect-repellent plants.
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Close up portion of Equisetum showing individual sporangiophores. Cone-*
Leaves □ im*"* 'at** ^ * Adventitious Roots The ancient, primitive horsetail (
called equisetum) makes a fine plant spray. The plants, containing much silica,
also are ...
While horsetail itself will stop external bleeding, a horsetail brew also may be
used as a healing agent for abscesses, burns, cuts and scratches, for both
animals and humans. Place a good handful of the dried leaves and stems in a
It is this silica in horsetail which has made it valuable medicinally for centuries.
Silicic acid strengthens tissue, particularly that of the lungs, and at times adds to
disease resistance. It has been reported to have a good influence on
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