11 Jul '11, 9am

The Edible Front Yard (Book Review)

Warning: this book sounds dull but it could be the start of a front yard revolution. Planting vegetables in the front garden...what will the neighbours think? In fancy Oak Park, Michigan we know their views: a woman may go to jail for doing just that. Although we all have an attachment to the traditional format: flowers in front, vegetables behind, this book will explain how to integrate the two and still look beautiful. Photo: The Edible Front Yard The author lives in California, so we are reading about a very specific and regional kind of gardening and plants. However there is still lots of room for experimentation and modification of her ideas. She recognizes that most people can't go full blast into front yard vegetable gardens. Not all neighbourhoods will be tolerant to the idea and having an attractive house front is important to many people (and property values). Th...

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The Edible Front Yard (Book Review)

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[Review] Entrepreneurial DNA

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