Skandi Rogers wrote:I am very skeptical of the whole indicator thing, yes you can see extremes some plants will grow where no others will. But in general other than pH indicators weeds are not going to help you much.
Anne Miller wrote:The problem with that list is I didn't see any weeds or at list what I would call weeds. It did mention crabgrass which I have never had a problem with.
I feel the title would best be called "What Herbs Tell You." Or what "Medicinal Plants Tell You"
I want to know why I was invaded by Bull thistle and sow thistle this year. I asked in another thread though I didn't see an answer. I think it was that I used so much vinegar killing the ants which might mean they like acid dirt where mine is usually alkaline.
Tina Gee wrote:I love this idea! A chart of weeds as an indicator of x soil conditions so y veg will thrive....
I bet Geoff Lawton and Matt Powers, John Kempf etc have I go on this?