Fishy plant tonic makes all the difference By Michael S. Ameigh & Jim Sollecito • Mar 30, 2012 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Jim Sollecito The Iroquois had it right when they planted the 'three sisters' - corn, beans and squash. They added something fishy to the soil, which made all the difference. Listen to this 'fish tale' and learn how 'shadbush' got its name. Listen Listening... / 3:07 Related Program: From the Soil with SollecitoTags: sollecitofrom the soilfish-based fertilizerplant nutrientsorganic fertilization Related Content Spruce up your dormant landscaping 4 years ago Build your landscape management skills 4 years ago A talk with the Lawn Arranger 4 years ago Trim Those Leggy Plants 4 years ago Is your green space a lawn, or a yawn? 4 years ago Make a View Space 4 years ago Mulch More Than You Think 3 years ago Juneberries 3 years ago More About Mulch 3 years ago Fertigation 3 years ago Cool Cultivars 3 years ago Lively Lilacs 3 years ago Super Soil 3 years ago Feed Flowering Bulbs 3 years ago Plant with Compost 3 years ago Bloomerang Lilacs 3 years ago Read The Label 3 years ago Garden Gloves 3 years ago Plastic is Forever 3 years ago Slugging It Out 3 years ago Light and Shade 3 years ago Water Those Plants 3 years ago Oh Deer 3 years ago View the discussion thread.