Grow Fruit is a practical and inspirational guide that shows everyone how to grow their own fruit, no matter how much time or space they have.
With foolproof, easy-to-follow advice, ideas and techniques for more experienced gardeners, a fruit grower’s year planner, and a troubleshooting section for common problems of fruit pests and diseases, Grow Fruit is the one-stop reference for growing your own delicious fruit.
The Gardener’s A-Z Guide to Growing Organic Food is a highly prized personal database, the distillation of years of careful research and hands-on, real-life, dirt-under-the-fingernails experience in growing her own vegetables, herbs, fruits, and nuts.
Now available to all, this easy-to-read source book offers much to gardeners of all skill levels, answering questions quickly and authoritatively so more time can be spent enjoying the garden.
Six comprehensive chapters cover vegetables, fruits and nuts, herbs, organic remedies, and allies and companions.
With some basic knowledge, the right tools, and a little work, anyone can transform a boring old yard into a beautiful garden. This friendly guide tells you how. From improving your soil to selecting plants and caring for them, you get just the information you need to start playing in the dirt.
All the Gardening for Dummies books are great resources.
You’ll discover how to plot your garden and get the soil in tip-top shape; select the types of vegetables you want to grow; plant the seeds properly; and care for them as they grow. You’ll also know the right time to pick your vegetables and the best ways to enjoy them. Plus, you’ll get tips on preserving foods grown at home.
Easy Container Combos: Vegetables & Flowers (Container Gardening Series)
Pamela Crawford, container garden guru and the queen of easy gardening, has done it again in this groundbreaking book. She shows you how to grow vegetables in containers with such easy techniques that even the worst gardener can have bumper crops of tomatoes! And, for the first time in any book, she shows how to make your vegetables look great, worthy of the nicest patio!
Pamela grew 1768 plants in the course of writing this book and shows her mistakes (bloopers) along with her successes so that you won’t make the same mistakes with your vegetables. With these simple-to-follow instructions, you won t believe how easy and beautiful your containerized vegetable garden can be!
The book is extremely easy to read, with over 500 gorgeous pictures.
Easy Container Combos: Herbs & Flowers (Pamela Crawford’s Container Gardening)
Pamela Crawford, called the goddess of container gardening by Maureen Gilmer of Scripps-Howard News Service, has created a lovely guide to planting and growing the easiest herbs. She also shows lots of easy tips for making herbs look good in containers, especially by planting herbs with flowers.
Pamela demonstrates how to plant container gardens like a pro with easy-to-follow photos and simple instructions. The gorgeous, herb/flower combos range from simple combinations to gourmet delights. And her detailed plant profiles of each herb offer valuable information for shopping, planting, and cooking with fresh herbs.
Easy to Grow: Vegetables – Expert Advice, Techniques and Tips by Metro Book Company
Packed with essential information and expert advice, easy to grow is the ultimate guide to growing your own vegetables. From basic steps to more adventurous techniques, this full color book is essential reading for every budding gardener.
This handy book will help you choose what vegetables to grow and gives practical advice on designing your plot, planting techniques, watering, feeding, mulching, general care, harvesting, storing and freezing.
Aimed at both urban and suburban gardeners with small plots, who want to be part of the grow-your-own phenomenon, Small Plot, Big Harvest celebrates what the vast majority of people have — a little bit of patio or garden that is precious to them.
With at-a-glance crop planners, step-by-step gardening techniques — such as preparing soil, sowing, planting, watering, feeding, and growing under cover — and instructions and charts showing when to sow and when to harvest.
Small Plot, Big Harvest brings foolproof vegetable growing for gardeners with little space.
A practical guide to natural gardens, from planning and planting to maintenance. With step-by-step sequences throughout. Covers all the basic garden techniques, including soil care, weeding, and watering and feeding, as well as growing under glass, pruning and propagation.
An essential reference source, showing how to apply organic principles to all aspects of garden planning, design and maintenance. Whether you wish to start an organic garden from scratch or to use organic methods in an existing garden, this book gives you all the information you need.
Gardening is by far the most popular and widespread leisure activity in the world. This book is not only the ideal practical introduction for new gardening enthusiasts but it is also a fully comprehensive reference book for the more experience gardener.
In gardening , satisfaction comes from success, this book shows you how to get the best results every time.
Grow, harvest is also a fully comprehensive reference book for the more experience, eat. Growing Vegetables, Vegetables for all seasons. Grow, harvest, eat.