Edible Forest Gardens Vol. 2 : Ecological Design and Practice for Temperate-Climate Permaculture Hardback
Edible Forest Gardens is a groundbreaking two-volume work that spells out and explores the key concepts of forest ecology and applies them to the needs of natural gardeners in temperate climates.
Volume I lays out the vision of the forest garden and explains the basic ecological principles that make it work.
In Volume II, Dave Jacke and Eric Toensmeier move on to practicalconsiderations: concrete ways to design, establish, and maintain your own forest garden.
Along the way they present case studies and examples, as well as tables, illustrations, and a uniquely valuable iplant matrixi that lists hundreds of the best edible and useful species. Taken together, the two volumes of Edible Forest Gardens offer an advanced course in ecological gardeningoone that will forever change the way you look at plants and your environment.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 672 pages, Full colour thoughout with charts and illustrations
- Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 01/01/2006
- Category: Applied ecology
- ISBN: 9781931498807