Eco-yards : simple steps to earth-friendly landscapes / Laureen Rama ; with contributions by Caron Wenzel.

Rama, Laureen. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780865716827 (pbk) :
  • ISBN: 086571682X
  • Description: 227 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Pub., c2011.

Available copies

  • 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

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 -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-220) and index.
Contents Note: 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.
Subject: Organic gardening.
Garden ecology.
Gardening > Environmental aspects.
Wenzel, Caron, 1954- (Added Author).