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2 edition of Gardening on sand. found in the catalog.

Gardening on sand.

Christine Kelway

Gardening on sand.

by Christine Kelway

  • 113 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Collingridge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening,
  • Sandy soils

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB454 .K4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5976281M
    LC Control Number66002504
    OCLC/WorldCa7481371

      Can my garden benefit from builders sand? I have some left over builders sand from when we put down a new patio. Now I am ruddy fed up of it lying on the old patio (it has been there 3 years at least) and I wondered if it would be of any benefit to the garden. Garden Tool Care and Maintenance Take care of your garden tools and they will take care of you! Well, that’s easy to say but if you’re like me, the last thing I want to do after a day of gardening is clean and oil my garden tools my mind is clearly set on showering and putting my feet up with something cold to drink.

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Solutions to the Challenges of Seaside Gardens. Continuous wind and both the salt and sand it carries can easily damage nearby plants, especially if they are left exposed to these elements.