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The Wild Lawn Handbook

Alternatives To The Traditional Front Lawn

By Stevie Daniels

Now available for the first time in paperback, The Wild Lawn Handbook is the definitive guide to transforming the traditional grass lawn into a beautiful alternative lawn using native grasses, ferns, mosses, wildflowers, low-growing shrubs, and perennials. In the last few years, there has been a media outcry to raise the public s awareness of the toxicity and water-wasting nature of the American lawn, making wild lawns one of today s hottest gardening topics. This is the first comprehensive book to show you the way step-by-step. If you are unsure of the consequences...you ll be convinced when you see the beautiful alternatives in a portfolio of color photography in the center of the book and the fat lists of sources and support material in the back. The New York Times Stevie Daniels, the former editor of Organic Gardening magazine, has written articles on natural gardening and environmental

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Book

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ISBN

0025294458


Format: Book
Author: Daniels, Stevie
Title: The wild lawn handbook : alternatives to the traditional front lawn / Stevie Daniels.
Publisher Date: New York, NY : Macmillan USA, c1995.
Subject: Natural landscaping Native plant gardening Ground cover plants Native plants for cultivation
Isbn: 0025294458
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System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 3
Call Number: 635.95173 Dan
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Format: Book
Author: Daniels, Stevie
Title: The wild lawn handbook : alternatives to the traditional front lawn / Stevie Daniels.
Publisher, Date: New York, NY : Macmillan USA, c1995.
Description: xv, 223 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects: Natural landscaping
Subjects: Native plant gardening
Subjects: Ground cover plants
Subjects: Native plants for cultivation
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index.
Contents: Choosing a wild lawn for your yard -- Installing and maintaining a wild lawn -- Prairies and native grasses -- Meadows -- Moss lawns and woodlands -- Ground covers and front-yard gardens -- New landscaping ordinances.
LCCN: 94005369
ISBN: 0025294458
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Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 3
Call Number: 635.95173 Dan