Month-By-Month Gardening in New Jersey: What To Do Each Month to Have a Beautiful Garden All Year by Pegi Ballister-Howells
" Never garden alone! The Month-By-Month series is the perfect companion to take the guesswork out of gardening. With this book, you'll know what to do each month to have gardening success all year. Written by authors in your state, the information is tailored to the issues that affect your garden the most. When is the best time to plant trees and shrubs? Should I fertilize my lawn now? Is it time to prune my roses? What should I be doing in my garden this month? You'll find the answers to these questions and much more inside. This easy-to-use book highlights each of the ten major plant categories using a monthly format. It guides you through each month of the year, telling you exactly what your garden needs. It is like having an expert in the garden with you all year long. Valuable hints are located throughout the book, and beautiful photographs will inspire you. Written just for gardeners where you live, you can be confident that the information is right for you-and your garden will show it."
Pegi Ballister-Howells is the host of a call-in radio program, "The Garden Show," on WCTC-AM 1450 in New Brunswick. She also has her own 30-minute cable show on EBTV called "At Home With Pegi" and has worked with the New Jersey Farm Bureau, New Jersey Nursery and Landscape Association, Rutgers University Cooperative Extension, and the Vegetable Growers Association of New Jersey. Author of numerous gardening articles she currently writes the newsletter for the Vegetable Growers Association of New Jersey. She, her family and assorted pets, live on a ten-acre farm, Blooming Acres, where they do extensive ornamental and vegetable gardening.