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Organic Gardening

Do you like your veggies free of polluting pesticides? Do you find yourself loving the smell of a garden grown tomato and frowning at the hydroponic variety found in your local or chain grocery store? If I were to see your fingernails would I find dirt from your own garden underneath them? If you answered yes to any of these questions, or wished you had, then, go ahead and take this quiz.


Quiz ID:#5801
Fun:*** (2.4)
Difficulty:** (1.72)
Category:Hobbies > Gardening
Created By:liser*us*****




#1   Companion planting is not just a way to make a pretty garden. Companion planting has been shown to improve your garden by helping to eliminate pests and promote growing. Which of the following pairs are an ideal companion planting team?

#2   Air, water, carbon, and ______ are the necessary components that create the best environment for composting.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#3   If you have an aphid infestation, you can spray your plants with diluted soapy water followed up with just plain old water.

#4   This mammal keeps the insects away from your garden. So, make this flying mammal welcome in your garden by building him a home. This winged flyer is a _____.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#5   A quick way to get rid of weeds is to spray them with vinegar.

#6   The reason you yank those weeds out when they are small is best explained by this old gardener's saying: "One year's ______ makes seven years' weeding".

#7   Most root growth is found in the top 6 inches of the soil, about 85% of the root growth.

#8   Four common diseases that begin in the soil of your garden are as follows: fungi, viruses, nematodes, and ______.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#9   Most people are aware that beer is a great slug repellent, but crushed eggshells will also keep these slimy creatures at bay.

#10   Which of the following would an organic gardener not use?





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