The Age Proof Garden: 101 Practical Ideas And Projects For Stree Free, Low Maintenance Senior Gardening, Shown Step By Step In More Than 500 Photographs

Author: Patty Cassidy
Homepage 9781780191911

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  • : $29.95(AUD)
  • : 9781780191911
  • : Anness Publishing
  • : Anness Publishing
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  • : October 2012
  • : 282mm X 216mm X 15mm
  • : 29.95
  • : October 2013
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  • : Patty Cassidy
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  • : English
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  • : over 500 photographs
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Barcode 9781780191911
9781780191911

Description

Here, readers will discover how easy it is to carry on gardening into and way beyond retirement. The book shows how to plan a garden that is suitable for older people. It gives an overview of plants that will stimulate all five senses, and covers flower and herb gardens, fruit and vegetable gardens, and much more.

Author description

Patty Cassidy is a horticultural therapist and a passionate and knowledgeable gardener. She has experience working with assisted living elders, seniors with physical limitations and those with memory disorders. She works at a number of healing gardens, including Fairway Village in Vancouver, Washington, and Garden Partners In Portland, Orlando. She is also president of the Friends of Portland Memory Garden, where she has played a lead role in promoting the memory garden to the public.