How to Garden the Low-carbon Way: The Steps You Can Take to Help Combat Climate Change
Sally Nex (Author)
Is it okay to use potting compost? Which plants are best for absorbing pollution? What's the alternative to carbon-packed fertilisers? How can I cut out single-use plastics?
Aspects of gardening can actually be bad for the environment. But make a few changes and you can significantly reduce the carbon imprint of your outdoor space, and even use it to lessen the impact of your other activities.
This green gardening book will make growing your own garden easy, enjoyable, and eco-friendly. It includes sections on:
- How to grow plants that reduce your carbon footprint
- Creating a garden that considers the local wildlife
- Tips on setting up your garden, low-impact plants, and best fertilisers to use
Explore the benefits of no-dig gardening, how to use fewer plants, using hedges instead of fences, how to grow shrubs that support wildlife, and more. This RHS Gardening Book is a simple, step-by-step guide to learn about gardening or to reference as your garden grows.
You'll quickly become acquainted with the benefits of growing a garden that positively contributes to the environment.