Author(s): Mel Bartholomew
'Square Metre Gardening' is revolutionising the way the modern gardens are grown today! After 30 years perfecting his methods Mel Bartholomew's 'Square Metre Gardening', shows you how to grow an abundance of produce from such a small space. No worrying about weeds and fertilisers, no back breaking digging, just an Earth friendly approach to gardening. Grow vegetables, salads, herbs, flowers. Grow on a patio or balcony, in shade or sun, on a hillside or slope no matter what space you have 'Square Metre Gardening' is for you. Create a kids corner, a community garden or a garden for those with special needs. 'Square Metre Gardening' even shows you how to create a vertical garden! Packed with full colour photographs and seasonal planting charts it is no wonder over 2 million copies of this book have sold around the world. If you think you don't have the time, space, energy, knowledge, experience, money, tools...then 'Square Metre Gardening' is for you!
Mel Bartholomew was an engineer by profession and a gardener by weekend. Using his engineering expertise, he developed a system that yields 100% of the harvest in 20% of the space. His best-selling gardening book 'All New Square Foot Gardening' is adapted for Australasia in 'Square Metre Gardening'.