This practical manual, from one of Australia's best-known organic gardeners, sets out the principles of companion planting: understand your plants, make the right choices, learn to identify pests and predators, and help the processes of nature. By learning which plants to plant near each other, you can increase the productivity of your garden, improve plant health, reduce pests and disease and condition the soil. There are useful chapters on designing, composting, mulching and homemade liquid plant-foods, and a host of gardening tips.
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Louis Glowinski MB, BS, FRACGP, is a member of the Rare Fruit Council of Australia, the International Rare Fruit Council, the California Rare Fruit Growers, the North American Fruit Explorers, the West Australia Nut and Tree Corp Association, the Exotic Fruit Growers, and the AMA.
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Book Description Lothian, Melbourne, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 382 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Very light rubbing/wear to board edges. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, light signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Light soiling to jacket. Very light browning to pages. Slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: 1.44 kilos. ISBN: 0850914019. ISBN/EAN: 9780850914016. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 0002398