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There are many strategies for environmentally sound landscape practices. This work provides details on a wide variety of them, including water use, reclaiming plastic pots, green waste, and vehicle emissions. It offers solutions for landscape professionals, architects, and designers, as well as serious gardeners. Helpful checklists accompany all topics. The case studies are of particular interest. The author of this work, well known in the field of landscape writing, has created an excellent book that can be referred to over and over.
— Adele Kleine, volunteer, Chicago Botanic Garden