City Gardening

a gardening blog-azine by Lorraine Flanigan

Posts Tagged ‘mycorrhiza’

Getting the Dirt on Dirt

By • Jul 10th, 2011 • Category: Summer, Techniques

Jeff Lowenfels travelled all the way from Alaska to Canada Blooms to dish the dirt on soil to Toronto gardeners — and I’m glad he did. His lecture on Wednesday afternoon was all about mycorrhizal fungi, protazoa, nematodes and bacteria. Yes, I’ve heard about these micro-organisms but never in such an entertaining way. Somehow, he […]