Grow Organic

Grow Organic

Book - 2008
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Baker & Taylor
A definitive guide to gardening the natural way emphasizes an eco-friendly approach that addresses such important concerns as sustainable landscaping, attracting wildlife, and eliminating toxins while explaining how to design, cultivate, and maintain an organic garden, in a volume produced with environmentally gentle packaging and socially responsible practices.

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This illustrated guide for home gardeners details how to grow organic plants, fruits, and vegetables. It covers the basic principles of organic gardening, soil and compost, watering, dealing with weeds, maintaining a healthy garden, plant diseases and pests, organic pest control, and gardening for wildlife. Other chapters discuss planning, types of plants and flowers, container gardening, and growing vegetables, herbs, and fruit. A list of plant problems and solutions is included. Tips are drawn from "Organic Gardening Guidelines" from the UK's Garden Organic, a non-profit organization. There is no bibliography. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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A guide to organic gardening offers advice and instructions on how to create a self-sustaining, environmentally friendly garden, explaining how to take advantage of available resources to grow flowers, vegetables, herbs, and fruit.

Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2008
ISBN: 9780756636777
Branch Call Number: 635.0484 Gro
Characteristics: 352 p. : col. ill
Additional Contributors: Heilman, Christine


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