Mouchet, Paulette
May 2009
American Rose;May/Jun2009, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p24
The article explores the history of responsible gardening. It describes the Three Sisters method of companion planting used by Native Americans for squash, maize and climbing beans. Steps in the revolution in responsible gardening include the Integrated Pest Management (IPM), farmscaping and eco-agriculture. Some suggestions on practicing eco-agriculture in rose planting are also offered.


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