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Vegetable Gardening (Paperback) (Carol Klein)

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At a time when natural, organic food is at a premium and consumers want to know where their food comes from, a home vegetable garden seems like a no-brainer. Vegetable Gardening shows readers how to go from backyard to table” in plots of any sizewhether you live on a large piece of property or have a spot in a community garden, you can reap the healthy, delicious rewards of growing and eating your own fresh vegetables. From artichokes to zucchini, author Carol Klein shares the expertise gained from her years of gardening success to help gardeners of all skill levels select suitable locations, choose what to plant, determine when to plant, and nurture a garden full of thriving vegetables. Profiles of more than forty garden favorites include advice on where to grow, sowing and planting tips, how to care for the crop, harvesting instructions, storage and cooking ideas, common pests and diseases, and notable varieties.Inside Vegetable Gardening:The benefits of a backyard gardenConsiderations for your garden site, including soil type, drainage, and exposureTips for growing in small spacesExamples of different setups for watering your plantsDealing safely with weeds, pests, and parasitesA seasonal guide to planting and harvestingStep-by-step instructions for planting more than forty types of vegetables
Number of Pages: 224.0
Genre: Gardening
Sub-Genre: Vegetables
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
Author: Carol Klein
Language: English
Street Date: March 8, 2016
TCIN: 50461014
UPC: 9781620082089
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-5086

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