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One magic square : vegetable gardening : the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square / Lolo Houbein.

Houbein, Lolo, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur 635.0484 HOU ONE (Text) 34207002012459 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 635 HOUBEIN (Text) 34706001514084 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615193257 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1615193251 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : The Experiment, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1. Towards sustainable and self-sufficient food growing -- Part 2. Tips and tricks -- Part 3. The magic square plots -- Part 4. Descriptions of food plants.
Summary, etc.: All it takes to grow your own organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs is One Magic Square Lolo Houbein has 40 years worth of gardening wisdom to share on how to coax an abundance of organic food from a plot that is just 3 feet square!Sustainable, cost-effective, and creative techniques: how to compost, save water, troubleshoot weeds and pests, create a plant-friendly microclimate, and moreOver 40 themed plot designs, from antioxidant-rich and anti-cancer plots to salad, pizza, pasta, and stir-fry plotsEncyclopedic information about every crop in every plotTips on drying, freezing, pickling, and other ways to get more value and enjoyment from your homegrown produceAnd her irresistible gardening philosophy ( If herbs wanted to be used frugally, they would also grow frugally. But they don t! ) Ever encouraging, often charming, and always practical, this expanded second edition of "One Magic Square Vegetable Gardening "will help first-time gardeners get started and help veteran gardeners get results on a small, easy-to-maintain plot. No actual magic is required!" Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Organic gardening.
Vegetable gardening.
Kitchen gardens.

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