From planning and planting to harvesting, Taunton's Complete Guide to Growing Vegetables and Herbs is the most comprehensive and authoritative guide to growing your own vegetables and herbs. That's good news for gardeners everywhere, as the "eat local" movement continues to gain momentum across the country. What to grow? Where to plant it? How to get the most from your garden? It's all in here.
First-rate gardening pros share their expertise on designing a garden of any size, as well as fundamentals about soil, irrigation, pest control, crop rotation, and more. With detailed advice on growing 85 crops, plus sidebars on how to make a garden as attractive as it is productive, readers will delight in finding all the information they'll ever need on vegetable gardening in one place.
Author: Publishers of Fine Gardening & Kitchen G
Publisher: Taunton Press
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 10.77h x 8.49w x 0.70d
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About the Author
Editor RUTH LIVELY is a former editor of "Fine Gardening "and "Kitchen Gardener." She brings decades of experience and expertise in growing vegetables to the task of organizing and presenting the very best information on the subject.