The dipterous garden pests, such as the onion fly, carrot fly and celery fly, can best be kept in check by the use of paraffin emulsions and the treatment of the soil with gas-lime after the crop is lifted.
The kekop tree, the orange, the laurel, the juniper, the wild cactus, the curry plant, wild sage and celery flourish.
Sow also in heat mustard and cress for salads, onions for salads; tomatoes, celery to be pricked out for an early crop; and Early Horn carrot and kidney-beans on slight hotbeds.
Their life is nomadic, and they are hunters, living upon the flesh of the guanaco, and using only tussock-roots and wild celery for vegetable food.
Plant out kales and broccoli for late crops; plant celery (earthing up the advancing crops as required), endive for succession, and a few coleworts.
The earth should be drawn up to celery with a hoe preparatory to earthing up with a spade.
The earthing up of celery this month is not to be recommended, unless a little very early supply is wanted.
Sedanolic acid, C12H2003, which is found along with sedanonic acid, C12H18031 in the higher boiling fractions of celery oil, is an orthooxyamyl-A 5 -tetrahydrobenzoic acid, sedanonic acid being orthovaleryl-A l -tetrahydrobenzoic acid (G.
The potato although successfully cultivated in Persia since about 1780, has not yet found favor, and the same may be said of the tomato, asparagus celery and others.
Sedanolic acid readily decomposes into water and its lactone sedanolid, C 12 H 18 0 2, the odorous constituent of celery oil.