One Magic Square shows how, with a ten-minute effort, you can start your own productive food garden on a single square metre. By following these plot designs you can keep your labour pleasurable as your self-sufficiency increases. Take control of your own fresh food supply! Food gardening is the most intelligent adult endeavour on earth - Lolo Houbein shows you how to do it, and why you should.
The description from the USA edition follows:
A Hands-On Guide to Growing Organic Vegetables, Fruits and Herbs, Starting with Just One Square Yard!
Lolo Houbein has been growing food for more than 30 years and now, drawing on her wide learning and hard-earned experience, she offers a wealth of information on how to turn small plots of land into sources of nourishing, inexpensive, organic food. Amateur gardeners wondering how to get started and veteran gardeners looking for new ideas will be inspired by Houbein's practical, often charming, and always optimistic advice. One Magic Square includes:
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"This timely guide will assist first-time and experienced gardeners take control of their own food supply at a time of water restrictions and increasing fuel and food prices. An engaging and motivational guide to growing your own food ... very easy to follow." -- "Sumptuous" magazine "This is the most useful and most beautiful book of the year." - Pauline Vijverberg, "The Citizen"
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 15th August 2008
Publisher: Wakefield Press Pty, Limited
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 20.0 x 20.0 x 2.57
Weight (kg): 0.78
Edition Number: 1