Cold-Climate Gardening: How to Extend Your Growing Season by at Least 30 Days

Cold-Climate Gardening: How to Extend Your Growing Season by at Least 30 Days

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780882664415
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 01/02/1987
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,259,938
Product dimensions: 6.06(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

The late Lewis Hill, a beloved and best-selling Storey author, grew more than 20,000 trees on his farm in Greensboro, Vermont. He was also a member of the National Christmas Tree Association and the New Hampshire-Vermont Christmas Tree Association.

Table of Contents

Introduction

PART I

1. The Challenges of Climate and Weather

2. Gettting the Most Out of the Growing Season

3. How to Lengthen the Growing Season

PART II

4. Growing Vegetables

5. Tree Fruits

6. The Berry Patch

7. Grapes for the North

8. Growing Nuts in the North

9. Perennial Foods and Herbs

10. Grains

PART III

11. Planning and Planting

12. Shade Trees and Evergreens

13. Ornamental Shrubs

14. Growing Flowers in the North

15. Hedges for the North

16. Lawns

17. Ground Covers and Vines

Appendix

Index

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