Someone on HGTVgardens Ask & Share posted: “What can I use to kill tree roots?”(sigh). I can so related to this issue in the garden especially when our stump grinder isn’t working. Immediately, when I read the question I knew they must be talking about a Poplar Tree. After recording the virtual book review with Robert Kouriks’ and his book ‘Understanding Roots’ I totally viewed plants in a different light.
Here are highlights from the presentation featuring Understanding Roots by Author Robert Kourik. The presentation was recorded and discussed on a Garden Chatter presentation.
“I received much of my early training (and numerous continuing-education credits) in life skills from the School of Hard Knocks. ”
I learn so much about gardening after speaking with Robert about his book. It was really cool to learn that he was the first to use the phrase ‘edible landscape’. For a complete list of all of Roberts’ books on Amazon I’ve provided my affiliate link.
Notes From The Book
How and Where Roots Get Their Nutrients
Below is a clip from my presentation with Author Robert Kourik discussing where roots get their nutrients.
Watch the entire presentation at Garden Chatter / Understanding Roots
Plants and Toxic Metals
The video featured on Brens’ YouTube Channel where you will find other creative ideas about gardening.
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Happy Gardening Friends,