"My tears have been like rain to a garden, helping me grow in the right direction." How to Create a Wonderful Garden, 1995 "-watching my grandmother plow her garden made a lasting impression. It was there the seed was sown that would grow a gardener." Lasagna Gardening, 1998 "Flowers, with their beauty and grace, comfort and inspire me when I'm feeling worn down." Lasagna Gardening in Small Spaces, 2002 "Nothing lifts my spirits like time spent in my gardens among the herbs." Lasagna Gardening with Herbs, 2004 Patricia Lanza is an author of four garden books, numerous magazine articles, newspaper columnist, international public speaker, radio host and makes frequent appearances on television. Lasagna Gardening; No Digging, No Tilling, No Weeding, No Kidding! Won the Quill and Trowel Award in 1999 and is just shy of a million copies in publication. www.lasagnagardening.com
Explains how to use a system of layered mulch materials, including newspaper, leaves, and grass clippings, to provide a nutrient-rich base for healthy gardens and robust flowers, herbs, vegetables, and fruits
This guidebook contains a wealth of cultural information on Moscow and St. Petersburg and the regions surrounding them, including the Golden Ring, a series of ancient Russian towns set in the stunning countryside around Moscow.
Green smoothies straight from your garden! Smoothies blended with fresh, crisp greens and natural fruit juices will increase your daily vegetable intake, boost your energy, and improve your overall well-being--and they don't have to cost a fortune! The Green Smoothie Garden teaches you how to make the healthiest green smoothies without breaking the bank. Featuring simple instructions and valuable gardening tips, this book shows you how to grow the vegetables in your favorite smoothies and incorporate them into a variety of delicious recipes. From kale to spinach to collards, the nutrient-rich greens featured in these tasty smoothies can be produced in any gardening space, so you'll be able to reap the benefits of a homegrown green smoothie no matter where you live. The Green Smoothie Garden gives you the advice and tools you need to make the most nutritious drinks right at home and at a fraction of the cost!
Vine-ripened tomatoes. Succulent squash. Plump cucumbers. Growing vegetables is a rewarding--and cost-effective--way to eat better for less. However, you might think you lack the space necessary to grow a functioning garden. With this guide, however, you'll learn how to maximize your space and grow delicious vegetables and herbs cheaply and efficiently, whether you have a small backyard or just a windowsill! The book includes expert information on: How to align plants for maximum compatibility and organic pest deterrence Building small-space necessities, including self-watering containers and vertical planters A variety of plans designed to maximize the amount of food generated at several specific price points Productive gardening can and should be a reality for you, regardless of the amount of land you own. This book has everything you need to grow fresh produce in any size space, at any time of year!
Organic Gardening magazine inspires and empowers readers with trusted information about how to grow the freshest, most healthful food, create a beautiful, safe haven around their homes, use our natural resources wisely, and care for the environment in all aspects of their lives.