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The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book: Solutions to Every Problem You'll Ever Face; Answers to Every Question You'll Ever Ask

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What happens between the hopeful spring weekend spent planting seeds and the warm summer morning when the gardener wanders back into the rows of vegetable plants with picking basket in hand? Plenty! Every healthy vegetable garden represents an entire world of activity and every vegetable gardener, no matter how experienced, wants to know more about what's going on in those tidy rows and how to handle any growing quandary that may arise throughout the season.

The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has all the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. Gardeners will find helpful, uncomplicated responses to questions on planning and planting a vegetable garden, improving soil, caring for crops, and organically controlling pests and diseases.

The second section of the book takes readers on a veggie-by-veggie tour of the most popular crops, offering detailed advice on everything from starting seeds to knowing when to harvest. Having trouble choosing tomato varieties? Need advice on staking beans? It's all here in easy-to-access answers to everyday questions.

The popularity of vegetable gardening is at an all-time high. Homegrown vegetables taste great, nourish body and soul, and provide the additional security of knowing where the produce comes from and how it was grown. The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book feeds readers all the insider's tips and tricks, practical advice, and organic wisdom necessary for growing the very best crops.

Synopsis:

This comprehensive, quick-to-read, and fun-to-browse book offers solutions toproblems that can plague vegetable gardening.

Synopsis:

For all of your gardening questions, The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. You'll find helpful information on everything from planning and planting a vegetable garden to improving soil, caring for crops, organically controlling pests and diseases, and harvesting.

About the Author

Barbara W. Ellis, a writer, editor, and lifelong gardener, is the author of Shady Retreatsand Deckscaping, as well as several books in the popular Taylor's Guide series. She lives along Worton Creek in Maryland on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay with her husband and an assortment of dogs, cats, and parrots. Her garden features native wildflowers and other native plants along with a wealth of ground cover plants and various perennials.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781603420242
Author:
Ellis, Barbara W.
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Subject:
Vegetables
Subject:
Vegetable gardening
Subject:
Gardening-Vegetable
Subject:
GARDENING / Reference
Subject:
GARDENING / Techniques
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Answer Book
Publication Date:
20080331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
6.37 x 4.5 in

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For all of your gardening questions, The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. You'll find helpful information on everything from planning and planting a vegetable garden to improving soil, caring for crops, organically controlling pests and diseases, and harvesting.

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