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Lasagna Gardening: A New Layering System for Bountiful Gardens : No Digging, No Tilling, No Weeding, No Kidding!
Lasagna Gardening A New Layering System for Bountiful Gardens No Digging No Tilling No Weeding No Kidding Author:Patricia Lanza A gardening system that works-- so you don't have to! — Turn in your tiller for a stack of old newspapers! Replace your shovel with a layer of grass clippings! Let Pat Lanza show you how you can create lush, successful, easy-care gardens in practically any location without hours of backbreaking digging or noisy tilling. — * Practical, first-person... more » advice from an experienced gardener
* Great ideas to let you spend more time enjoying your gardens and less time working in them
* Specific "lasagna" techniques for the most popular vegetables, flowers, herbs, fruits, and more« less
Wendy N. reviewed Lasagna Gardening: A New Layering System for Bountiful Gardens : No Digging, No Tilling, No Weeding, No Kidding! on + 177 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
Very entry level gardening primer, useful for the gardening novice. The Lasagna gimmick is merely: Don't worry about soil, just pile two feet of organic material on top to the ground, wait for it to decompose, and then plant in that.
One useful tip I did glean was encouraging groundhogs to move away by dumping used cat litter down their holes. Even if it doesn't work; just imagine the personal satisfaction gained by doing this.
Janet M. (pennypinchinmamma) reviewed Lasagna Gardening: A New Layering System for Bountiful Gardens : No Digging, No Tilling, No Weeding, No Kidding! on
A gardening classic. If you need an easier way to garden then you need this book. I used a gardening technique similar to this one last year with excellent results. I would highly recommend this book to new gardeners as well as accomplished gardners.