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onion odor

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Wallace W Hansen Native Plant Nursery and Gardens Perennial Section of Northwest Native Plant Catalog
... have a classic onion odor and were occasionally used as a food source for coastal Indians. Taper tip onion bulbs can be planted ... coastal bluffs. The grassy leaves of this onion remain green throughout flowering. The onion odor is so strong that Native Americans once thought ... are an edible onion, always check for the onion odor; if it is not there, do not eat them. Considered a meadow onion, they do ...
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Garlic In Your Garden
... folklore surrounding this food item. Garlic is thought to have many beneficial properties. The distinctive odor and flavor are the result of organic sulfur compounds. The lingering effects of this ... locally; Allium sativum or the common garlic and elephant garlic (Allium ampeloprasum), which produces an onion-size bulb with large, mild-tasting cloves. Planting material can be obtained from a wide ...
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HortNews- May 2005
... , distinguish themselves with their smooth skin (rind). In maturity, they lack an aromatic or musky odor and do not slip from the vine. Members of this group include the casaba, crenshaw ... a trellis if you wish, supporting the fruit with nets made of old pantyhose or onion bags. Follow the care instructions, above. NUTRITION Melons contain up to 94% water. Yet in ...
hortparadise.unl.edu

The Gardening Articles page - top 10 Weeds
... 70’s? Ok, that’s another story…this weed grows from bulbs that have an onion-like odor. It grows in clumps and has slim, round, hollow leaves. It is usually the ...
wezel.com

Beagle Ridge Herb Farm - Herb profiles - Herbal display gardens,hiking trails and classes
... been able to capture the benefits- with no odor. Uses in the garden: Research shows that garlic sprays kill cabbage white and ermine moth, onion fly larvae, mole crickets, pea weevils and ...
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Questions On Cats
... -mail reference) A: Citrus peels will breakdown and decay. You can also try garlic spray, onion spray, "trapping" them with catnip or spraying hot pepper spray over the mulched area. If ... flower beds? (New Town, N.D., e-mail) A: Try moth balls; cats find the odor repugnant. Or, try planting catnip in another area, and they will be attracted there instead ...
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Questions On Misc. Pests
... Biotrol or Thuracide be used on the onion maggots? (e-mail reference) A: Sevin is the better choice for onion maggots and can be used to ... malathion solution. But first, get the plant out of doors or the odor will make everyone sick! A less-toxic approach would be to take ... Is there anything I can do? (Edgeley, N.D.) A: Radish and onion maggots can be controlled a number of ways: DonÂ’t plant either ...
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Perennial Herbs
... aid and topically as a soothing eye wash. Chives - Charming and useful member of the onion and garlic family. Cheery flowers borne on hollow, cylindrical stems. Wonderful addition to baked potatoes ... readily and may become invasive if left to its own devices. It has a musky odor when brushed, and a menthol type taste that lends itself to flavoring for sweets and ...
www.gardensablaze.com

Organic Gardening - Herb Garden - The Helpful Gardener
... your home. Use lavender, peppermint or chamomile in potpourri or burned like incense. These ancient odor eliminators are cheaper and more pleasant than anything found in an aerosol can. Herbs are ... have a little known utility in your garden as well. Chives, a member of the onion family, is a natural pesticide! Its scent scares bugs away from your roses and flowersâ ...
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August 2001
... when container grown, but the leaves are delicious in their own right. Simmer apples, sweet onion, a bit of water and an allspice leaf to make a tasty sauce for pork ... female flowers of ginkgos are born on separate plants, many people complain about the unpleasant odor of the fruits, if this is a concern be sure to ask for a male ...
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