Rocky Mountain Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Harvest the Best Edibles - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah & Wyoming

Author: Diana Maranhao

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591866138

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

View: 7924

DIVMaster the art of edible gardening in one of the United States’ most breathtaking landscapes./divDIV /divDIVIf you’re interested in growing your own fruits and vegetables, you’ve joined the ranks of a blossoming group of DIY gardeners who place a premium on the idea of self-reliance. But like any other kind of gardening, growing edibles is not a one-size-fits-all pursuit: in order to be successful, you’ll need to know not only which plants grow well in your state or region, but also how to grow them with careful methods and a schedule that caters specifically to your local climate. Fortunately for you, Rocky Mountain Fruit & Vegetable Gardening is written exclusively for gardeners who want to grow edibles in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Utah, or Colorado. Co-authors Katie Elzer-Peters and Diana Mahanao rely on their extensive gardening knowledge and familiarity with the Rocky Mountain region to equip you with all the information you need to design your edible garden, tend the soil, maintain your plants throughout their life cycles, and—most importantly—harvest the delicious foods they produce. So whether you live near the Big Horn Mountains, on the Front Range, along the Green River, or anywhere else in the Rocky Mountain region, you’ll discover the best fruit and vegetable plants for your garden in this beautiful step-by-step how-to guide . . . and they’ll be on your table before you know it./div

Texas Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Eat the Best Edibles for Texas Gardens

Author: Greg Grant

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 159186531X

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 2476

"Plant, grow, and eat the best edibles for the Texas garden"--Cover.

Southwest Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Harvest the Best Edibles - Arizona, Nevada & New Mexico

Author: Jacqueline Soule

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591866146

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

View: 3841

DIVMaster the art of edible gardening in the beautiful southwestern United States./divDIV /divDIVSouthwest Fruit & Vegetable Gardening is written exclusively for gardeners who want to grow edibles in Arizona, New Mexico, or Nevada. Co-authors Katie Elzer-Peters and Jacqueline Soule share their bountiful knowledge of edibles in general and the Southwest region in particular, equipping you with all the information you need to design your edible garden, tend the soil, maintain your plants throughout their life cycles, and—most importantly—harvest the delicious foods they produce. So whether you live in the Tucson suburbs, the New Mexico Bootheel, the Mojave Desert, or anywhere else in the southwestern tri-state area, you’ll discover the best fruit and vegetable plants for your garden in this beautiful step-by-step how-to guide . . . and they’ll be on your table before you know it./div

California Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Eat the Best Edibles for California Gardens

Author: Claire Splan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 159186528X

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 336

Examines the elements of climate, soil, sun, and water that affect growing success for more than sixty fruits, vegetables, herbs, and edible flowers with helpful charts and graphs for planning and planting the garden.

RHS Vegetable & Fruit Gardening

Author: Royal Horticultural Society

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409321096

Category: Gardening

Page: 272

View: 9515

Now in PDF. Everything you need to know about growing your own, from the experts at the RHS From onions to figs, get the latest advice on growing over 150 vegetables, herbs and fruit with the new edition of RHS Vegetable & Fruit Gardening, the expert guide to everything you need to know about kitchen gardening. You'll find easy-to-follow step-by-steps of tried-and-trusted techniques, as well as specialist tips on seasonal tasks, yields per crop, sowing and harvesting times and controlling pests and diseases. Organic options are considered throughout and traditional gardening practices are combined with up-to-date methods to guarantee success. RHS Vegetable & Fruit Gardening is the only advice you need to grow healthy and tasty crops for your own table.

The Australian Fruit and Vegetable Garden

Grow the Best Fruit and Vegetables for Good Health and Flavor

Author: Clive Blazey,Jane Varkulevicius

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fruit-culture

Page: 144

View: 699

This new, totally updated fruit and vegetable book has the most detailed guidance on how to grow vegetables and fruit successfully in your own back yard. It is written by Australians for Australian conditions. Based on 30 years of experience at the Digger's Club gardens, it covers over 240 vegetables and herbs, and 188 fruits, nuts and berries. This is a guide for all climates and even the tiniest garden spaces. It explains how to make compost, and shows how you can save $1,000's growing your own produce.

The Royal Horticultural Society Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in Australia

Author: Michael Pollock

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781740335706

Category: Fruit-culture

Page: 272

View: 7905

Taking a fresh look at kitchen and vegetable gardens, this definitive guide provides the latest advice and specialist tips from the Australian consultants and RHS team of experts on growing healthy and tasty crops. Using a blend of cutting edge, organic and traditional techniques specifically chosen for their simplicity and reliability, this accessible guide is essential for all gardeners. Fully up to date and with a fresh new look, this hardback edition of RHS Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in Australia is the perfect purchase for any green thumb.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Vegetable Gardening

Author: Carl A. Price,Daria Bowman

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101022132

Category: Gardening

Page: 336

View: 1355

Perhaps it's because of the uncertainty that surrounds the safety of produce purchased in the grocery store these days. Perhaps it's because people are looking for fun, inexpensive hobbies to dive into. Or perhaps it's because there's nothing like the taste of fresh fruits and veggies grown in the backyard. But whatever the reason, readers need advice on gardening now more than ever before. And The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Vegetable Gardening is just the place to turn. In this book, expert authors Daria Price Bowman and Carl A. Price provide information on: Expert techniques for planning and plotting a gardenUnderstanding what's necessary for soil nourishmentPlanting seeds and seedlingsGrowing fruits, vegetables, berries, and moreCultivating medicinal and healing herbsRecognizing and preventing the most common plant diseasesIdentifying and eliminating weedsPruning and trimming plantsKnowing when to harvestDeciding whether to can, dry, or freeze A comprehensive, easy-to-read book, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Vegetable Gardening is an excellent resource for anyone interested in growing fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs.

Midwest Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Harvest the Best Edibles - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, & Wisconsin

Author: Katie Elzer-Peters

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591865662

Category: Gardening

Page: 240

View: 5480

This book includes planting, care, and harvesting information for more than 60 fruits, vegetables and herbs; popular selections, from arugula to zucchini; a variety of additional common and unusual fruits, vegetables, and herbs; and advice on garden planning, creating the perfect soil, watering, and more.

Northeast Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Eat the Best Edibles for Northeast Gardens

Author: Charlie Nardozzi

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591865298

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 4869

This book includes more than 60 fruits, vegetables, and herbs selected for growing success in the diverse growing conditions of Northeast gardens. Northeast Fruit & Vegetable Gardening addresses the climate, soil, sun, and water conditions that affect growing success and includes advice for extending the growing season. Each plant profile highlights planting, growing, watering, and care information. Helpful charts and graphs assist gardeners in knowing when to plant and harvest.

Growing fruit & vegetables

the complete practical guide to kitchen gardening, from planning and planting to care and maintenance

Author: Richard Bird

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780681965966

Category: Fruit-culture

Page: 256

View: 5607

Florida Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Plant, Grow, and Harvest the Best Edibles

Author: Robert Bowden

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591869056

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

View: 4448

Plant, grow, and harvest the best edibles for your garden! Florida Fruit & Vegetable Gardening is an easy-to-use guide to growing edibles in the Sunshine State. Full-color images illustrate the more than 25 fruits and berries featured, and there are also more than 35 recommendations for the best vegetables to grow in this sometimes challenging climate. Helpful growing tips, icons, charts, and maps assist gardeners in planting the right edibles for their exact Florida location. This is the perfect book for longtime Florida gardeners as well as newcomers to the state with its enviable twelve-month growing season. This updated edition of the original Guide to Florida Fruit & Vegetable Gardening (Cool Springs Press, 2010) includes new specimens and cultivars as well as updated information on the outbreak of citrus greening disease that has ravaged orange groves throughout the state, with recommendations on safe practices gardeners should follow. Make your garden healthy and happy with tips from expert gardener and horticulturalist Robert Bowden.

Low-Maintenance Vegetable Gardening

Bumper Crops in Minutes a Day Using Raised Beds, Planning, and Plant Selection

Author: Clare Matthews

Publisher: i5 Publishing LLC

ISBN: 1620082489

Category: Gardening

Page: N.A

View: 9933

Spend less time in the garden—and get more results! This book demystifies the growing of fruit and vegetables and shows that, with the right approach, it can be done successfully as a weekend project or slotted into a busy week. Experienced garden designer Clare Matthews explains simple short cuts and unusual low maintenance strategies that really work. Her book is filled with inspirational color photography from her own weekend vegetable garden where the principles promoted in this book have been tried, tested and proven. Low Maintenance Vegetable Gardening will appeal to the complete novice planning a new vegetable garden as well as the more experienced gardener who is looking to save time and increase productivity. Filled with fantastic images and sound horticultural advice, it is an indispensible guide for anyone with limited time who still wants to achieve high yields from their vegetable plot. Inside Low Maintenance Vegetable Gardening A no-nonsense guide to growing the vegetables you love to eat the easy way. Explains time-saving techniques, simple short cuts, and effective low-maintenance strategies. Packed with practical advice from planning what to grow and companion planting to dealing with pests and diseases and no-dig gardening. Gorgeous color photography from the author's own weekend vegetable garden, shot by renowned garden photographer Clive Nichols. Essential reading for the time-poor gardener who wants to achieve maximum yields from their vegetable plot with minimum effort.

Das grosse Buch der Selbstversorgung

Author: Dick Strawbridge,James Strawbridge

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831018222

Category:

Page: 256

View: 1216

Die Autoren bewirtschaften eine Farm in Cornwall und geben praxisnahe Ratschläge und für eine universelle Selbstversorgung - von alternativen Energien bis zum Brotbacken. Auch Stadtbewohner finden nützliche Anregungen.

Market gardening

the history of commercial flower, fruit and vegetable growing

Author: Ronald Webber

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 226

View: 1958

Growing Your Own Fruit and Veg For Dummies

Author: Geoff Stebbings

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119992230

Category: Gardening

Page: 428

View: 6946

Save money and eat fresh with this hands-on guide to home-growing Growing you own produce is the only way to enjoy delicious, garden-fresh fruit and veg all year round. This practical manual gives you the lowdown on everything from finding the right tools and choosing which plants to grow, to nurturing your crops and bringing in your first harvest. The easy-to-follow advice will help you get started straight away and become a confident and successful kitchen gardener. • Get going with growing – discover which plants are best for you and how to make the most of your outdoor space • Prepare your plot – learn how to set up and maintain healthy beds for your fruit and vegetables • Grow tasty veg – choose your favourite veggies from asparagus and broccoli to courgettes, sweet corn and many more • Grow your own fruit salad – get quick results from fast-growing berries and learn to nurture slow-growing tree fruit and exotic greenhouse produce