Bookshelf: Gardening with Perennials:

Making Wildflower Meadows
Meadow-making helps preserve our fragile environment from further decline but it requires knowledge and skill to create a successful meadow.

In this timely book, Pam Lewis's passion for traditional pasture management and the preservation of our native species of plants and her extensive meadow-making experience, are translated into an easy-to-read, informative and highly practical text on creating and preserving wildflower meadows - from the smallest garden meadow to large-scale field projects.

Reflects the current interest in wildlife gardening, naturalistic planting and gardening with native species

Contains techniques that apply equally to large and small spaces

Contents:

How hay meadows evolved

- making meadows

- types of meadow - the Davey meadow, the new hay meadow, the garden meadow, small grassland projects

- grassland plants at Sticky Wicket

- meadow-grass and wildflower seeds


Author : Pam Lewis
ISBN : 0711221332
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Limited
Sugg. Retail Price : $40.95
Available in Hardcover
Number of Pages : 160

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