|Title:||Low Maintenance Garden (Gardening Essentials)|
|Format:||azw rtf azw lit|
|ePUB size:||1450 kb|
|FB2 size:||1923 kb|
|DJVU size:||1546 kb|
|Category:||Gardening and Landscape Design|
|Publisher:||Anness (August 31, 2001)|
Low Maintenance Garden book. Many people would love to have a beautiful garden to enjoy throughout the seasons but are daunted by the thought of the time required to achieve and maintain it. This guide shows how you can have the garden of your dreams in under an hour a week. It is crammed with time and labour saving ideas, and recommends plants that require little attention
Find nearly any book by Jackie Matthews. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Low Maintenance Garden (Gardening Essentials). ISBN 9781842154281 (978-1-84215-428-1) Hardcover, Anness, 2001. Find signed collectible books: 'Low Maintenance Garden (Gardening Essentials)'. Planting for Color Through the Year (Gardening Essentials). ISBN 9781842153666 (978-1-84215-366-6) Softcover, Anness, 2001. Find signed collectible.
A Garden of Possibilities If you’re dreaming of a low-maintenance, lush, perennial garden this spring, then Roy Diblik’s new book should be your planting bible. It provides dozens of fresh, detailed plans and gorgeous color photographs of easy-care yet stunningly artistic gardens. Garden Variety News The first half of the book covers site preparation, planting, care, maintenance, and of course, key plants for the author’s ‘know maintenance’ system. Diblik shows you how to reduce garden chores to only minutes a week. You will learn when to plant and water, and how to weed strategically
Not all gardens are high maintenance; learn how to create a low maintenance garden you can enjoy all year. By selecting carefree plants that are easy to grow you can enjoy your outdoor living space with less work. Enjoy the movement of ornamental grass, bright blooms, and coloured foliage. To make it even easier for you, browse out Sheridan Garden Classics Low Maintenance plants.
Creating a Low-Maintenance Garden. Sustainable approaches decrease chores and increase enjoyment. Most traditional garden design has been based on principles of control rather than cooperation. As a result, today’s gardens are all too often ecological nightmares. As we enter a new millennium, it’s appropriate to consider entering into a new relationship with the natural world. Gravel paths allow water to drain freely and don’t require the weekly maintenance that grassy walkways demand. Photo/Illustration: Photo taken at Hollandia Nursery, Bethel, CT. Surround trees with plants instead of lawn. The best choice is woodland plants that don’t mind the company of tree roots. Here’s a question I ask all my students: Where do you spend the most chore time in the garden, and which part of the garden is the most enjoyable?
Author (1): Jackie Matthews. Categories: Low-Maintenance Gardens. Feedback History and Summary. Return to the Garden Bookworm homepage.
Keep your garden low maintenance by following HGTV's ideas for easy to care for flowers, plants, shrubs and more. Low Maintenance Gardening. Why all the fuss? Keep your garden low maintenance with these plant, flower and shrub ideas.
Eliminate all the fancy and fragile stuffs from your garden. Be selective on water features: A pond requires lot of maintenance, either design it for easy care or remove it. Don’t flood your garden with lot of plants growing hither and thither, grow them in appropriate conditions. Do mulching, it helps to retain moisture in soil that means less watering. Second, it doesn’t let weeds to pop out because mulch covers the ground and weeds don’t get air and sunlight to thrive, which means less weeding.