Earth Works: Readings for Backyard Gardeners / Edition 1 by Nancy Ross Hugo | 9780813918310 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Earth Works: Readings for Backyard Gardeners / Edition 1

Earth Works: Readings for Backyard Gardeners / Edition 1

by Nancy Ross Hugo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813918316

ISBN-13: 9780813918310

Pub. Date: 10/29/1997

Publisher: University of Virginia Press

In Earth Works, award-winning columnist Nancy R. Hugo presents a month-by-month, season-by-season exploration of the pleasures and pains of gardening in the mid-Atlantic. Readers familiar with her columns in the Richmond Times-Dispatch and Virginia Wildlife will welcome this collection of her most popular essays, written in the characteristic conversational style

Overview

In Earth Works, award-winning columnist Nancy R. Hugo presents a month-by-month, season-by-season exploration of the pleasures and pains of gardening in the mid-Atlantic. Readers familiar with her columns in the Richmond Times-Dispatch and Virginia Wildlife will welcome this collection of her most popular essays, written in the characteristic conversational style that has made her a regional favorite.

Earth Works has a wealth of helpful hints and seasonal advice for both experienced and beginning gardeners, from how to attract butterflies and discourage Japanese beetles to when to prune; from how to move big tress to how to propagate a legacy rose. This book offers something for every backyard gardener and will be treasured year-round by enthusiasts looking for much-needed seasonal tips, as well as by snowbound readers longing for a reminder of the warmer days to come.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813918310
Publisher:
University of Virginia Press
Publication date:
10/29/1997
Edition description:
Paperback Edition
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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