If you want to grow more vegetables and flowers in less space then All New Square Foot Gardening is for you. Author Mel Bartholomew takes you through his proven Square Foot Gardening method adopted by satisfied gardeners for more than twenty-five years. Mel unveils ten new improvements that save you more time and more money - all with a lot less work. And with All New Square Foot Gardening, you no longer have to worry about weeds and fertilizer! Gardeners everywhere enthusiastically endorse Mel Bartholomew's revolutionary Square Foot Gardening method. The best feature is that anyone, anywhere can enjoy a Square Foot garden. Children, adults with limited mobility, even complete novices can achieve spectacular results.
A new edition of the classic gardening handbook details a simple yet highly effective gardening system, based on a grid of one-foot by one-foot squares, that produces big yields with less space and with less work than with conventional row gardens. Reissue. 30,000 first printing.
In All New Square Food Gardening, 3rd Edition, the best-selling gardening book in North America is re-launched and updated for the next generation of gardeners and beyond. Since Square Foot Gardening was first introduced in 1981, the revolutionary new way to garden developed by Mel Bartholomew has helped millions of home gardeners grow more fresh produce in less space and with less work. Now, based largely on the input and experience of these millions, the system has been even further refined and improved to fully meet today's changing resources, needs, and challenges. With over 150 new photos and illustrations, this new edition makes it easier than ever to achieve nearly-foolproof results in virtually any situation: 100% of the produce; 20% of the water; 5% of the work. Perfect for experienced Square-Foot-Gardeners or beginners, the original method created by Mel has not changed in any significant way with this new 3rd edition of All New Square Foot Gardening. It remains: build a box; fill it with Mel's Mix; add a grid. But along with the classic steps, you will find some interesting and compelling new information, such as: Adding trellises and archways Substituting with new materials Adding automatic watering systems "Thinking Outside the Box" with creative configurations and shapes Square Foot Gardening in dense urban areas with little or no yard Square Foot Gardening with kids Crop protection Don't wait another season to try Mel's brilliant approach to gardening! We're sure it will work for you and you won't look back.
DIVDIVSquare Foot Gardening Answer Book is for all of the world's square foot gardeners. The book shows you ways to get more from your gardening efforts. Using proven techniques, appliances and approaches, this book will put more harvest on your table, with no additional garden beds. For more than 30 years Mel Bartholomew has been answering questions from Square Foot Gardeners, and this book presents the very best of that information. Real solutions to real problems, from the inventor of the Square Foot Gardening method./div/div
Provides information about setting up a square foot garden with children and using the experience to teach young learners about such topics as gardening, math, water conservation, and nature appreciation.
Provides the latest information about setting up a square foot garden, a growing method that is based on a grid of one-foot by one-foot squares which produces large yields with less space and less work.
Square Foot Gardening is a revolutionary style of gardening that expands on the raised bed gardening method.This book will explain what square foot gardening is, how to set up your garden, what to grow, and much more!Whether you're an experienced gardener or a complete novice, square foot gardening can be beneficial.This gardening style allows you to spend less time in the garden, while achieving the same or better results as a normal garden. It is a lot easier to care for your garden with the square foot method, and the benefits are endless!Here Is What You'll Learn About...What is Square Foot GardeningHow to Make a Square Foot GardenWhat Plants You Can GrowHow to Care For Your PlantsHow to Make CompostWhat Soil to UseHow to Continue Re-Using Your Square Foot GardenMuch, Much More!
If you don't have a lot of outdoor space, or if you live in an urban area with no yard, your options for gardening might be limited. In cases like these, square foot gardening is the perfect solution. In this book you will learn the basics about what square foot gardening is, how to plan your square foot garden, and how to make the most of your garden. In this book you will receive the following: - An introduction to square foot gardening and organic gardening - Tips for planning and planting your square foot garden - Valuable tips for maintaining your garden and for harvesting your plants If you are ready to give square foot gardening a try, this book is the perfect place to start!