The Forest Garden by Robert Hart

Cover of: The Forest Garden | Robert Hart

Published by Hyperion Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • General,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11579017M
ISBN 100948826231
ISBN 109780948826238
OCLC/WorldCa60079435

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The Story of the Madawaska Forest Garden: Co-creating Integrated Polyculture, by Steven Martyn “When humans first began to garden it was a ritual to feed Her; to feed that which gave us life.

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