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Grow your own vegetables ([Rev., updated and expanded ed.])

By: Larkcom, Joy

071121963X / 9780711219632
Stock expected by 10/12/2020
20 cm 384 p. : ill.
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Previous ed.: published as Vegetables for small gardens. London: Hamlyn, 1995.

This guide contains everything you need to know to create a highly-productive, beautiful vegetable plot.

Joy Larkom's easy-to-follow advice covers every aspect of vegetable gardening, including preparing and looking after soil; manures, composts and fertilizers; growing techniques; pests, diseases and weeds; protection; and planning and making good use of space.

The second half of the book provides cultivation information for over 100 vegetables, including site and soil requirements, cultivation, pests and diseases, and cultivars.Comprehensively revised, the book now includes unusual vegetables from the increasingly wide range available today, new varieties and modern techniques, and up-to-date research.

It addresses the concerns of 21st-century gardeners and is totally organic in its approach.


WMPF Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables

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