Books for Nature Lovers
The way we garden - month by month
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About the book: Gardening, the most practiced hobby in the world, survived through time and became a way of life for dedicated gardeners. Enthusiastic gardeners in South Africa are faced with unique challenges in all of the country's regions. The way we garden - month by month covers each of the climatic regions in our country. Its contents include monthly gardening activities for each region, handy hints on various gardening aspects, practical discussions on topics like compost making, pruning, nourishment and control of pests and diseases and many more. The way we garden also provides more information on the influence of the moon's position in relation to aspects like soil moisture level, best planting time and consequently best growth of plants. The relation of earth elements to star signs and its influence on gardening is informative and gardeners can enjoy a tongue in cheek zodiac personality description of themselves. 

About the author: This popular landscape designer is also known for his involvement with the television production Tuin Paleis, as well as for judging landscaping competitions, training within the gardening industry and his advice on various gardening aspects. This title is his first in a range of twenty books that is aimed to inspire readers to develop 'green fingers'. 

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