Eco-yards : simple steps to earth-friendly landscapes / Laureen Rama ; with contributions by Caron Wenzel.
- Description: 227 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Pub., c2011.
- ISBN: 9780865716827 (pbk) :
- ISBN: 086571682X
- 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Lynnfield||Adult Nonfiction||SB 453.5 .R34 2011 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Wakefield||Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor)||635.0484 Rama (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Contents:||Introduction -- The gardener (Make love not war in your eco-yard) -- What is an eco-yard? -- Why eco-yards? -- Eco-maintenance -- Weeds and bugs -- What's in a lawn? -- Making beds to replace your lawn -- Soil: a feeding frenzy -- The wonders of compost -- Designing your eco-yard -- Water-wise design -- Growing vegetables.|
|Summary:||Rama supports your vision of a healthy, abundant planet in which beautiful, richly varied urban yards contribute to restoring the natural ecosystem by using environmentally sound practices when you garden.|
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