Now that the weather’s finally cutting us some slack, it’s a fine time to get outside and start digging, mulching, sowing and planting. If you’ve ever wanted to live a little greener, design a great garden or just be able to say ‘I grew it myself!’, why not try out some of these brand new titles at Coolbellup Library?

The thrifty gardener by Millie Ross
The Little Veggie Patch Co’s guide to backyard farming by Fabian Capomolla and Mat Pember
The self-sufficiency manual by Alison Candlin
The Little Veggie Patch Co. : how to grow food in small spaces by Fabian Capomolla and Mat Pember
Edible garden design: delicious designs from the ground up by Jamie Durie
Practical self-sufficiency : an Australian guide to sustainable living by Dick and James Strawbridge

For some handy and practical tips on living green, waterwise gardening and all kinds of environmental info, visit the City of Cockburn’s Environment page by clicking this link.