By John Soper, Barbara Saunders-Davis
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Then it does not need much imagination to see the soil/plant complex of the earth as a skin; everybody will have noticed how rapidly wounds caused by cuttings or landslides are healed by a plant covering. This complex also acts as a sense organ, telling the earth what is coming in from the cosmos, and by the nature of the vegetation telling the cosmos what is going on at any particular place on the earth’s face. In all garden work it is helpful to try to plan one’s tasks in accordance with the daily expansion/contraction rhythm of the earth.
And yet water comprises a very large proportion of the weight of every living creature. It is high time that we tried to recover a fuller recognition of its importance, to live more with it, to appreciate its qualities and consciously to work with it. We might think about it occasionally when we use it—where did it come from, where will it go to, why are we using it, are we demanding too much of it? Chemically speaking water is one of the simplest of substances, and everybody knows its chemical formula H2O.
As water in the top layer of soil becomes depleted by evaporation and root absorption, more rises up through the capillaries from below in the same way that a piece of string gets moist when suspended over water with an end below the surface. In dry weather there is always a temptation to resort to the hose or the sprinkler before it is really necessary. Some plants, particularly the brassicas, tend to wilt a little around mid-day in hot weather even though there is still adequate water in the soil.