All New Square Foot Gardening (2nd Edition) by Mel Bartholomew | The Adventures of Merlyn Perilous

I have a pretty nice gardening book personal library. I thought it included this title, because it’s a standard in the field, but no. It’s a 2013 edition, which in the library world would make it old, but it is full of fresh to me thinking, and I now have my own copy.

I’ve been considering trying Square Foot Gardening for my vegetable garden for a few years now (how slow moving on these things I can be, right?) I’ve seen Square Foot Gardening “grids” of various kinds for sale and thought them awfully pricey, and somehow this contributed to my almost considering Square Foot Gardening to be a gimmick that couldn’t work.

What a pleasure to read the book is. I tend to read an entire non-fiction book if it is in one of my areas of interest. This means I read the introduction, all of the chapter heading notes and any sort of after notes at the end. I found that I agreed completely with B….

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