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Epic Tomatoes : How to Select & Grow the Best Varieties of All Time (Paperback) (Craig Lehoullier)

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This book contains everything there is to know about the tomato, from variety choices, to soil selection, to heirloom histories, to canning, to collecting, and more. Tomato expert LeHoullier offers secrets for growing the best tomatoes, as well as giving the reader his top ten tastiest tomato suggestions. The text is chock full of color photographs, and helpful charts and tables. Chapter titles include, "The Origins of Today's Tomato,""Planning and Planting,""Harvest Celebration," and "Breed Your Own Tomatoes." Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

Savor your best tomato harvest ever! Craig LeHoullier, tomato adviser for Seed Savers Exchange, offers everything a tomato enthusiast needs to know about growing more than 200 varieties of tomatoes ? from sowing seeds and planting to cultivating and collecting seeds at the end of the season. He also offers a comprehensive guide to the various pests and diseases of tomatoes and explains how best to avoid them. No other book offers such a detailed look at the specifics of growing tomatoes, with beautiful photographs and helpful tomato profiles throughout.

Number of Pages: 255
Genre: Gardening
Sub-Genre: Vegetables
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Workman Pub Co
Author: Craig Lehoullier
Language: English
Street Date: December 30, 2014
TCIN: 16470974
UPC: 9781612122083
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-2632
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Smurf 2 years ago
I got this as a gift. My friend was having trouble growing her tomatoes. She loves the book. She said she never knew there was so much to know & so many different kinds of tomatoes.
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