Requiem for a Lawnmower
Gardening in a Warmer, Drier World

Revised & Updated Second Edition
by Sally and Andy Wasowski
Cartoons by Vahan Shirvanian
Taylor Trade Books, 2004
Paperback $16.95 ISBN 1-58979-063-4

Sample Chapters:

  • Stop Fighting Mother Nature
  • Attack of the Killer Artichokes
  • A Brief History of the 'Burbs
  • Landscape Design for Geeks and Nerds
  • Goldenrod is Nothing to Sneeze At
  • Little Prairie by the House
  • Weeding Out Bad Weed Laws
"Extremely well-written. I'm going to tell everyone I know about it."

Ken Druse, gardening author

"Down home, common sense, and sometimes brutally honest perceptions. Some will make you laugh, and all will make you think."

Fine Gardening

"The tone is as comfortable as a porch swing."
Dallas Morning News

"Requiem is a delightful adventure into new-wave gardening. The Wasowskis' wit and wisdom shine through."

Gardens & More Magazine


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