Growing Vegetables in Drought, Desert & Dry Times: The Complete Guide to Organic Gardening Without Wasting Water (Paperback)

The Complete Guide to Organic Gardening Without Wasting Water

By Maureen Gilmer

Sasquatch Books, 9781632170231, 224pp.

Publication Date: December 29, 2015



Here is the definitive guide to growing healthy organic vegetables without wasting our precious water resources This incredibly timely book will give dedicated home gardeners the know-how to grow delicious produce in dry times, focusing on four different low-water conditions in the western United States: voluntary water conservation, drought, and both high and low desert. Using modern techniques, as well as tips and stories from native traditions ranging from the southwestern United States to the Middle East, this guide offers the best of ancient wisdom and the newest innovations in conservation, and includes varietal recommendations and a seasonal crop guide.

About the Author

Maureen Gilmer is a syndicated gardening columnist and author of eighteen books on gardening and landscaping design; she lives in Palm Springs, California, in the heart of the desert.