Simple Steps to Success: Fruit and Vegetables in Pots

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Using a combination of easily accessible information and inspiring photographs, the Simple Steps series promotes gardening as a real pleasure rather than a back-breaking chore.

In Fruit and Vegetables in Pots, learn simple steps to growing and nurturing your own fruits and vegetables in containers.

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Overview

Using a combination of easily accessible information and inspiring photographs, the Simple Steps series promotes gardening as a real pleasure rather than a back-breaking chore.

In Fruit and Vegetables in Pots, learn simple steps to growing and nurturing your own fruits and vegetables in containers.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780756689803
  • Publisher: DK
  • Publication date: 1/30/2012
  • Series: Simple Steps To Success Series
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 573,235
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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DK Publishing is world renowned for its distinctive, highly visual books that inform, inspire, and entertain readers of all ages.
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Table of Contents

Edible inspirations 8

Plant containers with a range of beautiful crops to create decorative, designs for your garden, patio, window box, or balcony.

Getting started 20

Choose fruit and vegetables to suit your taste, and select the right compost and containers to ensure they thrive.

How to sow and plant 32

Learn how to raise plants from seed and planting techniques and aftercare for a wide range of fruit and vegetables.

Recipe collections 68

Follow these easy planting recipes to create stunning combinations of herbs, fruit, and vegetables in ornamental pots.

Caring for your crops 92

Discover how to keep your plants in peak condition throughout the year, and easy ways to deter pests and prevent diseases.

Plant guide 110

Use this simple guide to some of the best fruit and vegetable varieties to plan your productive posts for all seasons.

Index 140

Suppliers 143

Acknowledgements 144

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