The Complete Compost Gardening Guide : Banner Batches, Grow Heaps, Comforter Compost, and Other Amazing Techniques for Saving Time and Money, and Produ
More About The Complete Compost Gardening Guide by Deborah L. Martin; Barbara Pleasant
- ISBN-13: 9781580177023
- ISBN-10: 1580177026
- Publisher: Storey Publishing
- Publish Date: March 2008
- Page Count: 319
- Dimensions: 10.36 x 8.54 x 0.81 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.5 pounds
If you think compost is what happens in that pile around the back, Barbara Pleasant and Deborah Martin would like you to reconsider. They're out to encourage you to blend "gardening" and "composting" so thoroughly that the distinction between the two vanishes. The Complete Compost Gardening Guide glories in the detailswhere to get good sawdust and coffee grounds, the pluses and minuses of a whole range of animal manures, what plants grow best in what sorts of compostas it provides countless tips for making and using compost in dozens of different ways. Even if you don't sign up for the whole composting lifestyle, there's enough good information here for any gardener to extract a crop of wisdom.
Kelly Seaman will soon be searching for signs of spring in her New Hampshire garden.