Jerry Baker's Old Time Gardening Wisdom

Jerry Baker's Old Time Gardening Wisdom

by Jerry F. Baker
     
 
Many, many years ago, Jerry went to live with his Grandma Putt, who had an amazing amount of knowledge and folklore about old-time, natural gardening. Although he resisted at first, Jerry was soon drawn into her magical world, where plants were treated like people and given kindness, courtesy, and respect. They, in turn,provided her with beauty, bounty, and an

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Many, many years ago, Jerry went to live with his Grandma Putt, who had an amazing amount of knowledge and folklore about old-time, natural gardening. Although he resisted at first, Jerry was soon drawn into her magical world, where plants were treated like people and given kindness, courtesy, and respect. They, in turn,provided her with beauty, bounty, and an abundance ofnatural remedies. Grandma Putt shared her knowledge witheveryone, and soon, Jerry was on his way toward a new relationship with nature.In this book, Jerry shares the gardening secrets and old-time wisdom he first learned from his Grandma Putt. In addition, he`s added hundreds of tips, tricks, and tonics that he`s picked up along the way, including chapters on: Victorious Vegetable Gardening; The All-American Lawn; Eating...Weeds?; The Spice of Life - Herbs; Puttin` By and Storin` Away.

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Ever since Jerry Baker turned to his Grandma Putt for old-time gardening advice, he's been reaping the benefits. This treasury of time-tested natural gardening includes hundreds of backyard tips, home health remedies from the garden, and 50 old-time tonics. The planting guidelines and the notes on vegetable gardening are superb, and the hundreds of tips, tricks, and tonics can give any novice a green thumb.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780922433353
Publisher:
American Master Products, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Series:
Jerry Baker Good Gardening series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.18(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.00(d)

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