Gaia's Garden

Gaia's Garden

A Guide to Home-scale Permaculture

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
Describes how to create a self-sustaining backyard ecosystem without chemical fertilizers or intrusive technology.

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"Gaia" (not in the glossary) refers to the view that the Earth is a living, interconnected organism. The associate editor of The Permaculture Activist , who gardens in Southern Oregon, treats gardens as backyard ecosystems. The book includes organic garden design illustrations, and such useful information as the differences between immature and mature ecosystems, a garden designer's checklist, plants for attracting wildlife, and resources. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green, 2001
ISBN: 9781890132521
1890132527
Characteristics: p. ; cm

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PaulBradshaw
Dec 27, 2016

Much more practical than many other permaculture books out there for those of us that have small urban yards. Good read with helpful ideas.

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amandaselene
Jun 25, 2016

This book has lots of great content, but the writing style had too much rambling for me.

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zzroomie
Apr 04, 2016

very clearly written with lots of examples to help you understand the concepts.

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Feb 13, 2016

Great book

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