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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Just what I need now that we have custody, in our new place, of grass. Front and back! Got some good tips for winter (and, what with the unusual warmth and dryness, I've been able to do more than I expected), but it'll be springtime before we really get started. Read full review

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User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

Just what I need now that we have custody, in our new place, of grass. Front and back! Got some good tips for winter (and, what with the unusual warmth and dryness, I've been able to do more than I expected), but it'll be springtime before we really get started. Read full review

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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 is the world‚e(tm)s best-selling horticultural author ‚e" his Expert series of gardening books have sold over 53 million copies.He has been honoured by Queen Elizabeth who created him an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to British horticulture.He has been honoured by a leading newspaper which included him in its list of ‚e(tm)60 Truly Great Elizabethans‚e(tm) because ‚eoehe has taught millions of us how to garden with his wonderful do-it-yourself guides‚e.He has been honoured by Guinness World Records as ‚eoethe top-selling living author of the 1990s‚e.He has been honoured at the National Book Awards with the first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Expert style is hard to define.According to the Librarian of the Royal Horticultural Society ‚eoeDr Hessayon perfected a manner of presentation which has yet to be surpassed for clarity, intelligibility and ease of access‚e.According to The Times ‚eoehe invented a formula of clear, uncluttered advice and illustrations with a superbly logical layout‚e.

There are 21 Expert titles in the series which have been enjoyed by gardeners all round the world.The House Plant Expert has now passed sales of one million copies in both the U.S. and Russia.

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