Gardening with a wild heart : restoring California s native landscapes at home

Clasificación: SB 439.24 .C2 L921 1999 | Agregado: 09/10/2018

Judith Larner Lowry. -- Berkeley : University of California Press, 1999.
xiv, 252 p.; 23 cm.
ISBN 978-0-520-25174-8.
Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice.
Contenido: Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Beginnings -- Gardening at the seam -- Tipping the balance in a native direction -- Planning back-yard restoration gardens -- Design thoughts, principles, and guidelines -- In the changeful garden -- Examples of back-yard restoration gardens -- Doing the real work -- Along the flower trail -- Tha land wore a tufted mantle: the challenge of our native bunchgrasses -- To see all the colors, to hear all the songs: problems of exotic pest plants -- Wildland seed harvest -- Seed propagation and planting techniques -- Resources for the back-yard restoration gardener -- Naturalists and field trips -- Tools and tricks of the trade -- Restoration and community -- In my town.