text Grow the good life : why a vegetable garden will make you happy, healthy, wealthy, and wise
A lively, passionate argument for the backyard vegetable garden, drawing on science, history, and stories from the author's garden. Owens shows you how to fit a garden into your life-- and why it's worth the trouble.
- Why don't Americans garden? -- Money: better than Berkshire Hathaway stock bought in '65 -- Flavor: if you haven't grown it, you haven't tasted it -- Health: eternal youth's not in a fountain, but in a garden -- The soil: why dirt isn't dirty -- ... Read more
- xiv, 209 p. ; 23 cm.
- Rodale 2011