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Description - The Little Book of Garden Heroes by Allan Shepherd

This delightful little book shows how to attract beneficial wildlife and choose useful plants that will help rule out the need for chemicals in the garden. It takes the four basic ingredients that make a successful garden and selects the "heroes" (and some of their sidekicks) that best represent them: * The earthworm soil improver * The honeybee pollinator * Comfrey, the beneficial plant * The predatory ladybug The Little Book of Garden Heroes explains the work these heroes do and gives tips on how to cater to their needs and habits when designing a garden. It encourages readers to kick the chemicals and go organic. Allan Shepherd is a writer with the Centre for Alternative Technology in Wales.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781902175218
ISBN-10: 1902175212
Format: Paperback
(125mm x 100mm x mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: Centre for Alternative Technology Publications
Publisher: Centre for Alternative Technology Publications
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Allan Shepherd

Allan Shepherd is a writer with a background in environmental issues and organic gardening. He works with the publications department at the Centre for Alternative Technology in Wales.

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