Are you having disappointing yields from your store bought seeds already? I am. I have learned that most genetically modified seeds do not reproduce after one generation. Most of the foods seed supply is currently genetically modified…
Many native colonies have been destroyed by harvesting for traditional medicine and also by plant collectors. The rhizomes are reportedly extremely toxic but are used medicinally for various purposes. From Africa, it was taken to England in 1854, where it was named by John Lindley to honor Lady Charlotte Clive, Dutchess of Northumberland.
Humic acid is an effective agent to use as a complement to synthetic or organic fertilizers.
What makes the compost gourmet? Adding a couple of extra ingredients will make up for any missing micronutrients.