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Eco-yards [electronic resource] : simple steps to earth-friendly landscapes / Laureen Rama ; with contributions by Caron Wenzel.

Rama, Laureen. (Author). Wenzel, Caron, 1954- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781550924664
  • ISBN: 1550924664
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (227 pages) : illustrations (some color), portrait
  • Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Pub., 2011.

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General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-220) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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, etc.: 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.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Organic gardening.
Garden ecology.
Gardening > Environmental aspects.
GARDENING > Organic.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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