Ann Lovejoy's Organic Garden Design School

Ann Lovejoy's Organic Garden Design School

by Ann Lovejoy
     
 

This new paperback edition of Ann Lovejoy's spectacular organic gardening book brings a lifetime's worth of experience and knowledge from one of this country's leading gardening experts. In it she shows readers how to apply her organic design principles to any site, large or small, to create healthy, self-sufficient gardens that are easy to care for, ecologically

Overview

This new paperback edition of Ann Lovejoy's spectacular organic gardening book brings a lifetime's worth of experience and knowledge from one of this country's leading gardening experts. In it she shows readers how to apply her organic design principles to any site, large or small, to create healthy, self-sufficient gardens that are easy to care for, ecologically sound, and enduringly beautiful.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“This book is a masterpiece! Her fabulous writing style makes it a true joy to read for creative ideas, and its use as a reference should continue for many years.” —Holly H. Shimizu, former host of The Victory Garden

“As gifted a writer as she is a gardener, Lovejoy is always a pleasure to read, and her lyric prose is at the heart of this inspired and inspiring volume...Readers may find themselves as charmed by her singular turns of phrase as they are by her horticultural wisdom.” —Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

“In this powerhouse of a book, Ann Lovejoy, the prolific queen of American garden writing, tackles the toughest subject-designing one's garden. She puts the effortless flow of her beautiful prose along with her characteristic humor and intelligence to work on intense concepts, such as organic gardening and layering. The result is a superb clarification of the mysteries of garden design.” —Lauren Springer, author of The Undaunted Garden

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579549879
Publisher:
Rodale Press, Inc.
Publication date:
05/07/2004
Series:
A Rodale Organic Gardening Book Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
10.88(w) x 8.41(h) x 0.79(d)

Meet the Author

Ann Lovejoy has written more than 18 gardening books, including The American Mixed Border, Further Along the Garden Path, Fragrance in Bloom, and Gardening from Scratch. A regular garden and food columnist for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, she lives on Bainbridge Island, a ferry ride away from Seattle, Washington.

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