Taunton's Complete Guide to Growing Vegetables and Herbs

Taunton's Complete Guide to Growing Vegetables and Herbs

by Publishers of Fine Gardening & Kitchen Gardener, Ruth Lively
     
 

From planning and planting to harvesting, this is the most comprehensive and authoritative guide to growing your own vegetables and herbs. That’s good news for gardeners everywhere, as the “eat local” movement continues to gain momentum across the country. What to grow? Where to plant it? How to get the most from your garden? It’s all in

Overview

From planning and planting to harvesting, this is the most comprehensive and authoritative guide to growing your own vegetables and herbs. That’s good news for gardeners everywhere, as the “eat local” movement continues to gain momentum across the country. What to grow? Where to plant it? How to get the most from your garden? It’s all in here. First-rate gardening pros share their expertise on designing a garden of any size, as well as fundamentals about soil, irrigation, pest control, crop rotation, and more. With detailed advice on growing 85 crops, plus sidebars on how to make a garden as attractive as it is productive, readers will delight in finding all the information they’ll ever need on vegetable gardening in one place.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600853364
Publisher:
Taunton Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/22/2011
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,163,930
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Ruth Lively, a long-time garden writer, was trained at the LaVarenne culinary school in France. A former editor of Fine Gardening, Lively was also one of the founding editors of Fine Cooking and Kitchen Gardener.

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