One Magic Square

One Magic Square : The Easy, Organic Way to Grow Your Own Food on a 3-Foot Square

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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:
Earth-friendly tips, tricks, and solutions for establishing and maintaining an organic gardenIllustrated, annotated plans for 30 plots with different themes including perennials and pick-and-come-again plants, anti-cancer and anti-oxidant-rich vegetables, and salad, pizza, pasta, and stir-fry ingredientsComprehensive information about every plant in every plotColor photographs of the author s own garden plus helpful illustrationsHoubein family recipes for making the most of your bounty including salad dressings, fruit and vegetable juices, stir-fries, and more."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 347 pages
  • 182.88 x 236.22 x 33.02mm | 703.06g
  • Experiment
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, color; Illustrations, black and white
  • 1615190120
  • 9781615190126
  • 7,637

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Lolo Houbein 's magic garden squares are creative, international, and a fun way to learn the magic of growing your own food.
Tanya Denckla, author of "The Gardener 's A Z Guide to Growing Organic Food"
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