Desert Gardening: The Complete Guide to Fruits and Vegetables

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Overview

An illustrated guide to growing plentiful fruits and vegetables in the driest of American climates.

A must for anyone who gardens in dry, hot deserts, including Arizona, California's Coachella and San Joaquin Valleys, and lower parts of New Mexico and Nevada.

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Overview

An illustrated guide to growing plentiful fruits and vegetables in the driest of American climates.

A must for anyone who gardens in dry, hot deserts, including Arizona, California's Coachella and San Joaquin Valleys, and lower parts of New Mexico and Nevada.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555610029
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/1991
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 421,368
  • Product dimensions: 8.02 (w) x 11.04 (h) x 0.68 (d)

Meet the Author

George Brookbank started his professional career as an Agricultural Officer in Tanganyika Territory in Africa. Since 1971 he has been Extension Agent, Urban Horticulture, at the Extension Garden Center of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. He writes a weekly column for the Tucson Daily Citizen, has a Saturday morning radio show on stations KFLT and KGVY and a weekly television program on Channel 4 KVOA, and has a monthly call-in program on radio station KNST.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 13, 2013

    Looks very helpful!

    It gives a lot of good details on gardening in challenging desert areas. Laid out nicely and very usable!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 21, 2004

    Absolutely Awesome

    I could never successfully grow vegetables in the hot Tucson desert until I read this book. Brookbank deserves high accolades!

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