Better Homes and Gardens Vegetable, Fruit & Herb Gardening

Better Homes and Gardens Vegetable, Fruit & Herb Gardening

by Better Homes and Gardens
     
 

Make your backyard a farmer's market with Vegetable, Fruit, & Herb Gardening

If you want the freshest fruits, vegetables, and herbs around, why not grow them yourself? Home gardens are a great way to slash your grocery budget and eat great food throughout the year. Vegetable, Fruit, & Herb Gardening from Better Homes and Gardens is packed with

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Make your backyard a farmer's market with Vegetable, Fruit, & Herb Gardening

If you want the freshest fruits, vegetables, and herbs around, why not grow them yourself? Home gardens are a great way to slash your grocery budget and eat great food throughout the year. Vegetable, Fruit, & Herb Gardening from Better Homes and Gardens is packed with simple step-by-step guidance on starting your own easy and affordable kitchen garden.

The book includes explanatory diagrams, photographs and charts, and clear instructions that make planting, feeding, and harvesting your garden a breeze. This easy-to-follow guide covers it all-from container gardens, to large-scale garden projects, to a little herb garden on the balcony.

  • Features more than 150 encyclopedia entries of vegetables, fruits, and herbs with step-by-step instructions on planting, growing, and harvesting
  • Illustrated with more than 450 beautiful full-color photographs that offer helpful guidance and plenty of inspiration
  • Includes special sections on storing your harvested foods as well as tips on composting and helpful seasonality charts
  • Offers garden projects and planting plans with shopping lists for tools and plants.

Whether you want to start a major new edible garden project or just add a little fresh produce to your pantry, Vegetable, Fruit, & Herb Gardeningis the easy-to-understand, comprehensive guide you need.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470638569
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
12/07/2010
Series:
Better Homes and Gardens Gardening Series
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
253,325
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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