Год издания: 2008
Издатель: Firefly Books
Количество страниц: 144
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For gardeners too busy to plan, this eminently practical book takes care of the distracting work of planning, organizing and prioritizing. With an emphasis on efficiency, Hutchinson ("Easy Container Gardening") lays out gardening tasks by season, labels them by priority, sorts them into logical categories-beds, borders and pools; propagation; containers; lawns; kitchen gardens; and pests and disease-and even gives an approximation of the time each task will take. The book itself is a lesson in efficiency, jam-packed with essentials from pruning bush roses (early spring) and the year's first lawn mowing (mid-spring) to frost and snow protection (late autumn) and cleaning containers and tools (winter). It also gives instruction on less common but intriguing topics such as planting alpines in walls, installing a computerized patio water system for ease and water conservation and protecting pond fish from predators. Cartloads of attractive, clear illustrations walk readers step-by-step...