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The water-saving garden : how to grow a gorgeous garden with a lot less water / Pam Penick.

Penick, Pam, (author.).

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  • 3 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

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Summary:

With climate change, water rationing, and drought on the rise, conserving water is more important than ever - but that doesn't mean your gardening options are limited to cacti and rocks. The Water-Saving Garden provides gardeners and homeowners with a diverse array of techniques and plentiful inspiration for creating outdoor spaces that are so beautiful and inviting, it's hard to believe they are water-thrifty. Including a directory of 100 plants appropriate for a variety of drought-prone regions of the country, this accessible and contemporary guide is full of must-know information on popular gardening topics like native and drought-tolerant plants, rainwater harvesting, greywater systems, permeable paving, and more. --Back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 635.9 P377 (Text) 37801000538783 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/23/2016 Checked out 06/07/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781607747932
  • ISBN: 1607747936
  • Physical Description: 233 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pt. 1. Drink up the beauty and ingenuity of a water-saving garden -- Pt. 2. Make your garden a water saver, not a water guzzler -- Pt. 3. Planting the water-saving garden -- Pt. 4. Oasis or mirage? Creating the illusion of water in the garden -- Pt. 5. 101 plants for water-saving gardens.
Summary, etc.:
With climate change, water rationing, and drought on the rise, conserving water is more important than ever - but that doesn't mean your gardening options are limited to cacti and rocks. The Water-Saving Garden provides gardeners and homeowners with a diverse array of techniques and plentiful inspiration for creating outdoor spaces that are so beautiful and inviting, it's hard to believe they are water-thrifty. Including a directory of 100 plants appropriate for a variety of drought-prone regions of the country, this accessible and contemporary guide is full of must-know information on popular gardening topics like native and drought-tolerant plants, rainwater harvesting, greywater systems, permeable paving, and more. --Back cover.
Subject: Xeriscaping.
Water conservation.
Drought-tolerant plants.

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