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Old Wives' Lore for Gardeners Hardcover – 5 Mar 1999

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  • Hardcover: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books Ltd; New edition edition (5 Mar. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1854794094
  • ISBN-13: 978-1854794093
  • Product Dimensions: 11.4 x 1.3 x 21 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 8 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 673,943 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This tip book for gardeners is full of effective cures for ailing plants, adages of times past and good common sense. Myths are dispelled, truisms reinforced, and old wives' lore revived. There are explanations on the use of foxglove and camomile, planting herbs, cabbages and carrots.

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