Guide to Vegetable GardeningBook - 2017
For years, millions of readers have turned to Mother Earth News for trusted advice on growing vegetables and fruits. This book harnesses decades of wisdom, bringing together all the indispensable techniques, complete growing guides, helpful tips, useful photographs, and inspiring illustrations for which Mother Earth News is known. Plan for self-sufficiency with a garden focused on edibles! Choose from a variety of plans for kitchen gardens, browse strategies for small-space gardening, or up your gardening game by installing and maintaining permanent beds. Soil concerns? Get the dirt on building fertile soil, soil pH, compost, vermicompost, and even biochar. Longtime gardeners are sure to find something new, from vertical gardening to plans for extending the seasons. That's right: garden through the seasons with dozens of vegetable- and fruit-specific growing guides. Start with your favorites or learn to love something new (Asian greens or fruit trees, anyone?). In slower-growing or more challenging seasons, Mother Earth News is there to help. Whether you need to know the best vegetables to grow in the shade or the top gardening tips for soil health in winter, this book has it all.--COVER.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN :, Voyageur Press, an imprint of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc.,, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2017
Characteristics: 271 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm