The idea of using less water for gardening has been in the spotlight for quite a while, but doing it successfully means more than just getting out the hose less often.
This week, were giving away a copy of Gardening With Less Water: Low-Tech, Low-Cost Techniques, by David A. Bainbridge and Storey Publishing. It covers lots of tips for using up to 90 percent less water in the garden, including buried clay pots, wicks, porous hose and tree shelters.
To enter wood for a chance to win a copy of details for your garden this book, tell us: Whats your best water-saving gardening tip? Send your answer, along with your name and hometown, to jkopf@LNPnews.com, or home improvement mail to Jennifer Kopf, LNP Media Group, 8 W. King St., P.O. Box 1328, Lancaster, PA 17608-1328. Deadline is noon Tuesday, April 26, and a winner will be chosen at random from all entries received.
The winner of last weeks book giveaway, chosen at random creative outdoor designs to receive a copy of High-Yield Vegetable Gardening, was Colleen Gerz of Lancaster.