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Author Eddison, Sydney, 1932-

Title Gardening for a lifetime : how to garden wiser as you grow older / by Sydney Eddison ; illustrations by Kimberly Day Proctor.

Imprint Portland, Ore. : Timber Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  635.9 Edd    ---  Available
Description 204 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents A look backward : tracing the garden's history -- Changes : rethinking the perennial borders -- A step toward simplicity : substituting shrubs for perennials -- Minimum care : appreciating the shady border -- Woodland gardens : living in harmony with the forest -- Sanity save : learning to make lists -- Juggler's dilemma : searching for help -- Lessons from the garden : accepting imperfection -- From lawn to meadow : learning from experience -- Pick your battles : managing mature plants -- What next? : deciding whether to stay put or move on -- New gardens : keeping them small and simple -- Borrowed landscapes : using the garden setting -- Container gardening : arranging potted plants with a purpose -- Miniature landscapes : exploring new ways to garden -- A summing up : making the most of what you have left.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source NBK 4/11 PPL
Subject Gardening for older people.
Low maintenance gardening.
ISBN 9781604690651

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