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Earth Bochica

They soon found out that it was called Bochica. He told them that there was a being superior, a God whose name was Zoe, which had created the men, animals, plants, rocks, water, air and what existed in the land, rivers and lakes, and everything looked, like the Sun, the Moon and the stars. Said also that Zoe had arranged the course of seasons, the movement of the stars and the fate of the men, i.e., life and death, pain and joy. Initially the chibchas did not understand what everything meant, because the understanding of them was like the child, for whom every day of the year and each time of day brings a new surprise. Little by little, however, these ideas began to be clearer for them and understood, to some extent at least, there was a being of Supreme, creator and computer of all things visible and invisible. II also taught Bochica art of cultivating the land. Mostroles that the seeds sown at certain times of the year, bursting in tiny seedlings which, nourished by the Earth and rains, heated by the Sun, grew in size and eventually produced fruits, which caught at maturity, provided secure power to the planters.

Instruyolos also How to save its fruits so that they last until the next harvest, redeeming their owners of hunger and misery. Of Bochica knew people that there are many plants whose leaves and stems may extract certain threads, named fibers, that learned to twisting and weaving in the form of fabrics, to make dresses and cover the body. Then they learned the chibchas which true shrub called Boll could catch a wool natural, own to make fabrics and blankets. Indoctrinated by Bochica, began to build houses of bahareque; they drove stakes into the ground; they filled the spaces with mud, which, dried by the Sun, formed the walls; and covering roofs with straw, as shelter against Sun and rain.

Grass Bay

If it is in search of a good lawn, suited to different conditions of terrain and climate, a species more complete is the species grass Bay, which can adapt to areas of shadow, to hot climates, which resists drought and also requires little maintenance. Aspects that make the type of lawn grass Bay an excellent choice for planting in the garden. Grass or grass Bay is a species of grass that can be included in the classification of tropical or subtropical. Species that presents a remarkable inflorescence in a dual manner; It is endemic in much of America. Some of the different denominations that give the species grass Bay, include names such as the common grass, Bay, scrim, horqueta, swirl, braid or grass basey, which will depend on the location in which the bahia grass. In what refers to the scientific classification, this is known as paspalum notatum. Within the physical characteristics of the bahia grass, is stresses that it presents a crude sheet, i.e.

not constituting sheet thin, hence surface covering this bahia grass will give a coarse texture aspect very rustic, we must add that the leaves are flat, glabrous, and leathery. Bay grass, is a species of perennial grass, which presents a slow-growing, which accompanies with the formation of a few stolons, which assert very strongly to the ground, that they may have a few short knots and its roots form a dense root patterns. It should be noted that although in a principle of Bay grass planting their growth is very slow, once it has reached a good ratio and a good body, it is very invasive. This species may file a loss of traditional green color on the lawn by the arrival of winter and low temperatures, however it is not very noticeable and occurs in smaller quantities in other species of grass such as cynodon dactylon. Bay grass, is recommended mostly for warm climates and tropical, thanks to its great resistance to the droughts, aspect that is due to the presence of rhizomes and stolons short, accompanied by a root system. Regarding its use and application, is recommended mostly for deployment in large grounds and also on the edges of roads, recommendation that gives thanks to their characteristics which make it low maintenance.

It is of great importance, adding that it is an excellent choice to stabilize and control the erosion of the land, will also presents a great persistence to establish themselves, so do it with great ease. Pasture Bay also applies in the feeding of certain species, because it has a high nutritional value when manages to ripen, however its production does not occur in very large quantities. It must be aware that when the low maintenance, grass Bay will lose much of its nutritional value.