With the ever changing and never ending growth in Austin, Texas there are things we love to do that we need not give up just because our space changes. Whether you live in an apartment or your serene backyard garden was just interrupted by a new shopping center popping up at your fence line, you don’t have to give up gardening!
by In Field Guide to Urban Gardening: How to Grow Plants, No Matter Where You Live Kevin shares the basics of growing plants, offers tips on how to choose the right urban gardening method, and troubleshoots the most common problems you’ll encounter.
The key to succeeding as an urban gardener is to choose the method(s) that make sense for your unique living situation and then give your plants what they need to thrive. Kevin helps you do just that, but he doesn’t stop there. He also provides in-depth garden plans, from upcycled DIY projects and intensive hydroponic systems to beautiful and functional raised beds. Urban and small-space gardening is a real, growing, and important movement in today’s world. This fact-packed book is your roadmap to get growing today.
Urban gardening techniques featured include:
• Container Gardening
• Raised Beds
• Indoor Edibles
• Balconies and Rooftops
Kevin is the founder of the Epic Gardening website, podcast and You Tube channel, which reaches hundreds of thousands of people every week. With a unique story about his passion for gardening and his experience with urban, small (and esoteric)-spaces gardening, Kevin’s first book will be one you will be interested in!