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Author Osentowski, Jerome, 1941- author.

Title The forest garden greenhouse : how to design and manage an indoor permaculture oasis / Jerome Osentowski ; with contributions from Michael Thompson and Peter Bane, Creighton Hofeditz, Natalie Rae Fuller, Callie Maron.

Publication Info. White River Junction, Vermont : Chelsea Green Publishing, [2015]

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Description x, 293 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The beginnings of the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute -- Expanding the possible with season extension -- A tour of the ark -- The history and mechanics of the climate battery -- Considerations for building your own greenhouse -- Everything starts with the soil -- Creating a forest in your greenhouse -- Water -- Greenhouse management -- Off-site case studies -- Conclusion: Fruits of our labor.
Summary "Author Jerome Osentowski provides in-depth information on construction plans for greenhouses large and small, soil-building techniques, the secrets of successful companion planting, the use of microclimates within and around the greenhouse, and more. The Forest Garden Greenhouse also includes details on a revolutionary energy-cycling technology - the "Climate Battery" - that effectively utilizes passive and active solar heat storage to create tropical greenhouse conditions even in cold climates"--Back cover.
Subject Greenhouses -- Design and construction.
Edible forest gardens.
Permaculture.
Added Author Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute.
ISBN 9781603584265 (pbk.)
1603584269 (pbk.)

 
    
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