Get curbside service details on our blog.

Book drops are open at all locations except Edmondson Pike.

High-impact, low-carbon gardening: 1001 ways to garden sustainably

Book Cover
Average Rating
Timber Press,
Pub. Date:

The environmental benefits of gardens are well-known: trees and plants capture carbon emissions, help to moderate the urban climate, promote health and well being, and help reduce energy consumption. But some garden practices are downright damaging, like using leaf blowers and other power tools, installing impermeable paving, and choosing plants that require excessive water or artificial fertilizers. High-Impact, Low-Carbon Gardening is a one-stop reference for making a garden more green. From simple actions like composting household waste, installing a water barrel, or eliminating pesticides to more long-term investments like choosing permeable, locally sourced paving, and planting the most water-wise plants, there are hundreds of large and small choices home gardeners can make to reduce the environmental impact of designing, planting, and tending a garden. High-Impact, Low-Carbon Gardening goes beyond organics and compost and gives serious gardeners all the information they need to make their garden truly green.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!

Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 95b38f85-6051-fbba-70ab-ab88a5ace653
Grouping Title high impact low carbon gardening 1001 ways to garden sustainably
Grouping Author bowe alice
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2017-12-19 00:12:50AM
Last Indexed 2020-10-31 01:17:33AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Bowe, Alice.
author_display Bowe, Alice
available_at_school McGavock High
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description Presents over one thousand ideas for sustainable gardening, discussing preparations, materials, techniques, advanced features, and other related topics.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 95b38f85-6051-fbba-70ab-ab88a5ace653
isbn 9780881929980
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000607318 FF00035513 McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction 635 BOW 1 false false On Shelf 6D532
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2020-10-31T06:17:33.213Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 635 BOW
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school McGavock High
primary_isbn 9780881929980
publishDate 2011
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000607318 Book Books English Timber Press, 2011. 263 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000607318 FF00035513 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Gardening
Sustainable agriculture
title_display High-impact, low-carbon gardening : 1001 ways to garden sustainably
title_full High-impact, low-carbon gardening : 1001 ways to garden sustainably / Alice Bowe
title_short High-impact, low-carbon gardening :
title_sub 1001 ways to garden sustainably
topic_facet Gardening
Sustainable agriculture