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.
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|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||-|
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- ISBN: 9780865716827 (pbk) :
- ISBN: 086571682X
|Bibliography, etc.:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-220) and index.
|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.
Rama, Laureen. "Eco-yards : simple steps to earth-friendly landscapes." Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Pub., 2011.