Good Weed, Bad Weed: Who's Who, What to Do, and Why Some Deserve a Second Chance (All You Need to Know About t... (Spiral bound)

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    Good Weed Bad Weed is a friendly, authoritative, easy-to-use guide to the uninvited plants in our yard: who they are, how to control them safely - and why it's a good idea to love some of them just the way they are (including a ch...

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    Nancy Gift is an assistant professor of environmental studies and acting director of The Rachel Carson Institute at Chatham University in Pittsburgh. Previously, she wrote a book of garden essays, A Weed by Any Other Name: The Virtues of a Messy Lawn, or Learning to Love the Plants We Don't Plant (Beacon Press, May 2009).

    Praise for A Weed by Any Other Name:

    NY Times Book Review, Dominique Browning: “I can thank Gift, a highly trained weed scientist, for the day I gave up on my lawn and planted clover."

    The Ethicurean, Holly Hickman: "Gift knows her stuff.”

    The Midwest Book Review: “...a read that anybody who wants a new philosophy of lawn care will love.”

    Good Weed Bad Weed is a friendly, authoritative, easy-to-use guide to the uninvited plants in our yard: who they are, how to control them safely - and why it's a good idea to love some of them just the way they are (including a chart for how best to let our labor-intensive lawns “go native”). Weed expert Nancy Gift considers 50 of the most interesting and noteworthy weeds in our lives, with generous helpings of full-color photos, humor and some tasty weed recipes. Presented in the same format as our popular field guide to garden insects, Good Bug Bad Bug, with heavy matte-laminated pages and concealed-wire binding for handy use outside. An attractive gift book for adults and curious kids alike.

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    ISBN 9780981961569
    Genre GARDENING / General
    Format Spiral bound
    Pages 95
    Publisher Date 2011-02-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher St Lynns Pr
    Copyright Year 2011
    Height 7.25 in
    Wdth 6.0 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 0.8 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle Who's Who, What to Do, and Why Some Deserve a Second Chance (All You Need to Know About the Weeds in Your Yard)
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Gift, Nancy

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