The New Lawn Expert

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 1997 - Gardening - 128 pages
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The world's best-selling book on lawns. Home owners want a first-rate lawn, but there is no uniform yard for every situation. If your grass is in danger from children's feet and occasional neglect, a hard-wearing utility lawn may be right for you. In this jam-packed and revised edition, learn how to look at your lawn and recognize its type; maintain excellent care, mowing, feeding, watering, trimming, raking, brushing, aerating, and much more; and diagnose and cure lawn troubles. The lawn care program and calendar continue to be reader favorites. Discover interesting facts and figures, history, tips on compost making, and care suggestions for non-grass and synthetic lawns. 144 pages (all in color), 7 1/4 x 9 1/2.
 

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The best book on lawns I have ever read. An amazing subject in itself, I didn't realise there was so much to know. The book covers things in a very easy to follow way.

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Contents

Section 1
4
Section 2
19
Section 3
48
Section 4
50
Section 5
80
Section 6
82
Section 7
106
Section 8
109
Section 9
115
Section 10
120
Section 11
125
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Dr Hessayon's best-selling guides have had an unparalleled influence on gardening over the past 50 years. There are over 52 million copies in print. In 1999 he received a Guinness World Record Award as 'Britain's best-selling living author of the 1990s'. In 2012 he was included in the Daily Mail list of '60 truly great Elizabethans' for 'teaching millions of us how to garden'.

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