Organic     Second Edition

Organic Second Edition

Building Your Own Home

Building Your Own Home

Growing Your Own Fruit and Vegetables

A Starting Out Guide


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By Alison Chivers and Mary Canning
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 272
Book Size 22 x 191 x 262 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint Reed New Holland
Release Date 1/08/2012
Subject Classification Gardening / Gardening: plants / Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
Create and nurture your own fruit and vegetable garden with Growing Your Own Fruit and Vegetables. With a little preparation and enthusiasm even the beginner gardener will be able to harvest produce from their own plot in no time.

Drawing on her knowledge inherited from three generations of gardeners, Alison Chivers has created an easy-to-use guide, accompanied by photographs from Mary Canning of inspiring gardens from around the country with a calendar of what to sow when.

Growing Your Own Fruit and Vegetables contains information about choosing a plot, sowing and planting seeds and seedlings, choosing the right fruit and vegetables for your climate zone, organic gardening tips, dealing with pests and problems as well as detailed information on vegetables, fruits and herbs for every backyard and environment. All you need to start growing your own food is right here.