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Plants used as Green manure.<br>
 
Plants used as Green manure.<br>
 
Source: http://home.vtown.com.au/~dbellamy/soil/green.html<br><br>
 
Source: http://home.vtown.com.au/~dbellamy/soil/green.html<br><br>
http://www.crocus.co.uk/graphics/organics/green_manure.jpg <br><br>
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http://www.crocus.co.uk/images/features/red_clover.jpg<br><br>
Green manure being incorporated into the [[soil profile]].<br>
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An example of a green manure plant.<br>
Source: http://www.crocus.co.uk/organics/manureusing/<br><br>
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Source: http://www.crocus.co.uk/features/_/articles-and-advice/how-to-garden/improve-your-soil/how-to-use-green-manures/articleid.985/<br><br>

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1. An annual cover crop that is turned into the soil before it flowers.

green.jpg

Plants used as Green manure.
Source: http://home.vtown.com.au/~dbellamy/soil/green.html

red_clover.jpg

An example of a green manure plant.
Source: http://www.crocus.co.uk/features/_/articles-and-advice/how-to-garden/improve-your-soil/how-to-use-green-manures/articleid.985/