Slug bread & beheaded thistles: amusing & useful techniques for nontoxic housekeeping & gardening

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Broadway Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Language:
English
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Off with their heads! Many homemakers and gardeners take the easy way out when it comes to exiling odors and banishing bugs--they use toxic chemicals that may be harmful to their families and the earth. Ellen Sandbeck has discovered that the all-natural alternatives are just as easy and effective to use, and that they are wickedly fun. Sandbeck's way of banishing thistles from her backyard kingdom is a case in point: she chops off their heads and lets them bleed to death. Slug Bread & Beheaded Thistles reveals all of her best tricks. From bedroom to bathroom, garden to lawn, your home will be clean and green and pest-free. Explode cockroaches with baking soda and sugar Freshen your car with coffee grounds Keep out slugs with a bread dough that kills Armor your plants with soap spray Grow disease-resistant plants by putting sick ones in your compost pile Eradicate crayon marks with mayonnaise Protect your roses with a minefield of garlic Get rid of raccoons with dirty laundry Cure plant viruses with spoiled milk
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9780767905428
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subject_facet Garden pests -- Control, Household pests -- Control
title_display Slug bread & beheaded thistles : amusing & useful techniques for nontoxic housekeeping & gardening
title_full Slug bread & beheaded thistles : amusing & useful techniques for nontoxic housekeeping & gardening / Ellen Sandbeck
title_short Slug bread & beheaded thistles :
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