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Growing older with your garden

Sydney Eddison

Growing older with your garden

practical wisdom from a lifetime of gardening

by Sydney Eddison

  • 57 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Timber Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening for older people,
  • Low maintenance gardening

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Sydney Eddison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB457.4.A34 E33 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23944667M
    ISBN 109781604690651
    LC Control Number2009046594

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      Potting soil – Potting soil generally refers to a soilless mix of 3 parts peat moss, 3 parts vermiculite and 1/3 perlite that is evenly moist, not wet.; Containers – Containers to start your garbage garden may be any type of well-draining pot for garbage gardening with pits or plants. Try re-purposing more garbage and use your egg cartons or margarine containers with drainage holes cut. How does your garden grow?Book-loving Lola is inspired by a collection of garden poems that she reads with her mommy. She wants to plant her own garden of beautiful flowers, so she and Mommy go to the library to check out books about gardening. They choose their flowers and buy their seeds. They dig and plant. And then they wait.

    Vintage Garden Books. Reading old garden books is one of our favorite ways to learn about plants and gardens of the past. While shopping recently at , a terrific internet source for used and rare books, we stumbled upon “In the Garden: Let Your Collection Bloom.”.   Rambunctious Garden by Emma Marris This book will set your hair on fire if you are the least bit sentimental about the sanctity of capital-n Nature. Perenyi has gardened in both the old and.


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