2016 Silver Nautilus Book Award Winner for Green Living & Sustainability
Are you facing drought or water shortages? Gardening with Less Water offers simple, inexpensive, low-tech techniques for watering your garden much more efficiently — using up to 90 percent less water for the same results. With illustrated step-by-step instructions, David Bainbridge shows you how to install buried clay pots and pipes, wicking systems, and other porous containers that deliver water directly to a plant’s roots with little to no evaporation. These systems are available at hardware stores and garden centers; are easy to set up and use; and work for garden beds, container gardens, and trees.
- Price: $14.95
- Other formats: Ebook
- Size: 6 x 8
- Pages: 128
- Format: Paperback
- ISBN: 9781612125824
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Outlines a clear and convincing approach to mitigating the problems of drought and the high costs of food and water.
Beyond soaker hoses, [Gardening with Less Water] offers a varied range of scalable options for growers of all types committed to the exploration and use of optimal water-sparing techniques.
[T]imely and well researched. Not only does David describe methods that are easy to implement for any gardener — he also gives practical advice, along with examples, to bring change from your own garden to your neighborhood and beyond. I suggest this book to anyone who desires to do their part in dealing with our emerging water crisis.
Gardening with Less Water
by David A. Bainbridge
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