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Waterwise Gardening: Water, Plants and Climate - A Practical Guide

Out of Print

By: Ian Cooke

192 pages, 50 col photos, 50 b/w artworks

New Holland Publishers

Hardback | Apr 2008 | #171987 | ISBN-13: 9781845379858
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About this book

This book is packed with advice and useful information on gardening with limited or dwindling water supplies. It looks at ways of storing and recycling water as well as ways to improve the soil's water retention, irrigation and choosing plants that thrive in drier conditions.


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Biography

Ian Cooke has been a professional horticulturalist for over 35 years. He currently works for the University of Nottingham as Grounds Manager looking after the award-winning University Park. He has a particular interest in exotic and architectural plants. As well as a full-time job, he regularly lectures to garden societies and is the author of three other books on gardening, including The Garden Handbook, also published by New Holland.

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