GARDENING Stephanie Hunt May 27, 1999
Gardening Fundamentals • Soil • Water • Fertilizer • Tools
Types • Vegetable / Fruit • Flower • Herb • Indoor
Vegetables and fruits There is life in the ground: It goes into the seeds, and it also, when it is stirred up, goes into the man who stirs it. -Charles Dudley Warner
Herbs Nature never did betray the heart that loved her. -William Wordsworth
Challenges • Time consuming • Small pests • Animals • Finding and maintaining proper growing conditions for all plant life.
Rewards • Gardening is an activity the whole family can enjoy together. • Home-grown food will have a flavor and nutritional boost, free of chemicals. • It instills a love of nature and an appreciation for the cycle of life. • It’s good for the earth and relaxing for the gardener.
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