Soft Fruit Growing For The Amateur - What To Plant, How To Prune And Manure, With A Chapter On Nuts, One On Mushrooms And Another On Composting

Soft Fruit Growing For The Amateur - What To Plant, How To Prune And Manure, With A Chapter On Nuts, One On Mushrooms And Another On Composting

by Raymond Bush
     
 

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This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to growing a wide range of fruit and vegetables, with information on what to plant, how to prune and manure, common problems and pitfalls, and much more. Complete with simple instructions and a plethora of useful illustrations, this guide is ideal for the novice grower, and will also be of use to those with more…  See more details below

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This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to growing a wide range of fruit and vegetables, with information on what to plant, how to prune and manure, common problems and pitfalls, and much more. Complete with simple instructions and a plethora of useful illustrations, this guide is ideal for the novice grower, and will also be of use to those with more experience as a reference book. Although old, the information contained within this book is timeless, and will be of as much benefit to modern readers as it was to those contemporary with its original publication. The chapters of this guide include: 'An Ounce of Practice is Worth a Ton of Theory', 'Coming Down to Earth', 'On Choosing Nursery Stock', 'Planting Fruit Bushes', 'The Black Current', 'Red and White Currents', 'The Fig', 'Gooseberries', 'Grapes Out of Doors', 'The Raspberry', 'Strawberries', 'The Tomato', and more. We are republishing this vintage text now in an affordable, modern edition - complete with a specially commissioned introduction on growing fruit.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781406793543
Publisher:
Pomona Press
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Pages:
370
Sales rank:
1,093,391
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.82(d)

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