The Living Garden: A Place that Works with Nature by Jane PowersThe Living Garden: A Place that Works with Nature by Jane Powers

The Living Garden: A Place that Works with Nature

byJane Powers

Hardcover | April 1, 2011

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The Living Garden is the book for all gardeners (whether new or experienced) who want to work in tune with nature to create a beautiful space. Jane Powers shows that if we cut out harmful chemicals and use the right plants for our climate and conditions, we can make a garden that has a life of its own, in which flora and fauna are intricately interwoven. She describes how to plan and plant for birds, bees and other creatures (including humans) and how to grow our own food, look after our soil, make compost and plant potions, sow and save seeds, propagate plants and carry out many other essential operations.
Jane Powers was born in Ireland to American parents, and spent her childhood moving back and forth between the United States and Ireland. Both her parents were writers.She has been writing about gardens and gardening in Irish and British publications for 20 years, and is the gardening correspondent for The Sunday Times, Ireland. She ha...
Title:The Living Garden: A Place that Works with NatureFormat:HardcoverDimensions:216 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.88 inPublished:April 1, 2011Publisher:Frances Lincoln AdultLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0711230269

ISBN - 13:9780711230262

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Editorial Reviews

Her writing is eloquent and engaging. A great reference book, read and flick-through visual; and great for any gardener, new or experienced.