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The Resource Lawn gone! : low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard, by Pam Penick

Lawn gone! : low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard, by Pam Penick

Label
Lawn gone! : low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard
Title
Lawn gone!
Title remainder
low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard
Statement of responsibility
by Pam Penick
Title variation
Low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Homeowners spend billions of hours--and dollars--watering, mowing, and maintaining their lawns. Free yourself with this colorful, accessible guide to the basics of replacing a traditional lawn with a wide variety of easy-care, no-mow, low-water, money-saving options--P. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penick, Pam
Dewey number
712
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SB473
LC item number
.P428 2013
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB473
NAL item number
.P425 2013
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscape gardening
  • Landscape design
  • Lawns
  • Landscape design
  • Landscape gardening
  • Lawns
Label
Lawn gone! : low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard, by Pam Penick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Beyond the lawn -- Exploring the possibilities -- Grasses you'll never (or seldom) mow -- Ground-covering plants -- Small perennials & shrubs -- Places to walk, places to sit -- Ponds, pavilions, play spaces & other fun features -- Downsizing the lawn -- pt. 2. Out with the grass, in with a garden -- Lawn, begone! pros, cons & the how-tos of grass removal -- Designing & installing your hardscape -- Bed preparation & planting -- Keeping it alive: ongoing maintenance tips -- pt. 3. The politics, health, and safety of going lawnless -- Contending with HOAs & city codes -- Working with skeptical neighbors -- Unwelcome guests: ticks, deer, and rodents -- Fire resistant landscaping -- Regional plant recommendations
Control code
ocn794359097
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[iii], 184 pages
Isbn
9781607743149
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794359097
  • (Sirsi) a1591384
Label
Lawn gone! : low-maintenance, sustainable, attractive alternatives for your yard, by Pam Penick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Beyond the lawn -- Exploring the possibilities -- Grasses you'll never (or seldom) mow -- Ground-covering plants -- Small perennials & shrubs -- Places to walk, places to sit -- Ponds, pavilions, play spaces & other fun features -- Downsizing the lawn -- pt. 2. Out with the grass, in with a garden -- Lawn, begone! pros, cons & the how-tos of grass removal -- Designing & installing your hardscape -- Bed preparation & planting -- Keeping it alive: ongoing maintenance tips -- pt. 3. The politics, health, and safety of going lawnless -- Contending with HOAs & city codes -- Working with skeptical neighbors -- Unwelcome guests: ticks, deer, and rodents -- Fire resistant landscaping -- Regional plant recommendations
Control code
ocn794359097
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[iii], 184 pages
Isbn
9781607743149
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794359097
  • (Sirsi) a1591384

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