Edible Gardens

Edible Gardens

by Elizabeth Tehle Peters, Elizabeth Ennis
     
 
Turn good eats into a gorgeous garden! Featuring everything from easy-to-grow annuals to long-fruiting perennials, this encyclopedia of edible plants offers colorful profiles highlighting each plant's ornamental attributes, origins, use as food, and cultivation requirements. A portfolio of garden designs-including a home orchard, American potager, children's garden,

Overview

Turn good eats into a gorgeous garden! Featuring everything from easy-to-grow annuals to long-fruiting perennials, this encyclopedia of edible plants offers colorful profiles highlighting each plant's ornamental attributes, origins, use as food, and cultivation requirements. A portfolio of garden designs-including a home orchard, American potager, children's garden, container gardens, and school garden-provides inspiration for home and professional gardeners alike. Additional information on organic care and sustainable techniques (slow gardening, permaculture, building soil) completes this hands-on guide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781889538754
Publisher:
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Publication date:
09/06/2011
Series:
BBG Guides for a Greener Planet Series
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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