am 12. Februar 2013
Raised Bed Gardening: low cost, high yield and simply done. This book takes you on a journey of raised bed gardening, from the planning and construction of a raised bed garden through to the planting and care thereof, complete with recipes to enjoy your end products. Written with a delightful sense of humour and funny pictures to accompany the main points, this book is chock full of tidbits from what to consider when selecting your site and how to build your raised bed, including materials needed. The book provides all the information for an ingenious system of vegetable growing and shows images from the author’s raised bed gardens. Ms. Linhart attends to questions of drainage, fertilizer, selection of vegetables to be grown, which plants can be grown together, crop rotation and guarding against natural garden pests. With few resources and garden equipment you can immediately begin this style of gardening. This book is highly recommended for beginners. Entertaining and informative – a delightful and informative read!