Garden lore: truth or fiction?
The best nature and garden knowledge, some say, is that which is handed down from generation to generation. Garden folklore might not be the most scientific
, but much of it has been tried and tested out in the fields and gardens over time. Since the Egyptians
cultivated plants that they collected from Europe, in fact. There are folklore solutions to age-old problems that you might not find in an official guide. Sometimes, listening to granny gives you wisdom!
Heres a round-up of useful folklore, tips and thoughts that you might want to put into practice.