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The waterwise Australian native garden : a practical guide to garden design, plant selection and much more

Stewart, Angus2019
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There's never been a more crucial time to drought-proof your garden and to consider Australian native plants as a key component in your outdoor space. This award-winning practical volume, from two of the country's foremost horticultural experts, offers everything you need to know about designing and growing a garden that promotes careful water use and features Australian native plants in the home garden. Including information on the fundamentals of Australian soils, cultivation techniques, drainage, pruning, fertilising and maintenance, as well as creating a fire-resistant garden, establishing habitats attractive to native fauna and growing your own bush foods. The Waterwise Australian Native Garden is a highly illustrated, comprehensive showcase of the best plants to choose and the best gardens from which to draw inspiration. It's a must-have for garden lovers all over this wide, brown land.
Imprint:
Crows Nest, NSW ; London : Murdoch Books, 2019.
Collation:
288 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.
Notes:
First published as "The Australian native garden" in 2015 by Murdoch Books.Includes index.
Awards:
Winner of the 2018 HMAA Laurel Award for best book.
ISBN:
9781760525552
Dewey class:
635.95194
Language:
English
BRN:
363365
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryAdult Non Fiction - House and Garden635.95194 STEOnloan - Due: 10 Jul 2024
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