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A comprehensive question-and-answer style guide to the ins and outs of successful gardening
Here's the perfect troubleshooting guide for veteran green thumbs and first-time gardeners alike. Ask the Garden Doctor covers more than 1000 common garden problems-everything from gardening basics to pest control to problems associated with specific plants-all from the trusted experts at Better Homes and Gardens. Based on the immensely popular "Ask the Garden Doctor" feature on the Better Homes and Gardens website, this reliable, trustworthy resource will answer virtually every gardening question you might have.
Packed with easy solutions to everyday gardening dilemmas, including weeds, pests, and everything in between, this user-friendly book is organized by by plant type, making it super-simple to find the answers you need. Plus, beautiful full-color photographs show you exactly what to look for and precisely how to resolve the problem.
- Answers more than 1000 common gardening questions with in-depth, expert guidance
- Features more than 600 full-color photographs that offer step-by-step advice and help identify plants, pests, and diseases
- Includes an extensive index that makes this a powerful, easy-to-use resource every gardener should keep on hand
For gardeners of all skill levels, this reliable and comprehensive resource makes problem-solving a breeze!
A comprehensive question-and-answer guide to gardening, packed with accessible advice from the experts at BH&G. This book will be filled with easy solutions to everyday gardening dilemmas, from battling lawn weeds to deterring pests, all in an affordable, user-friendly package. Organized season-by-season, it will be easy for gardeners to identify problems as they appear in their gardens, with solutions organized by plant type, making it easy to locate related problems and solutions together. Each entry will offer short, informative notes on hundreds of common gardening challenges. This beautiful package will stand out from all other gardening advice books on the market, as each entry is accompanied by beautiful 4-color photographs throughout, demonstrating what to look for and how to resolve it. The book will be organized into four sections, by season, and by plant type within each season, making it easy to locate the topics you're looking for. Over 600 beautiful color photographs accompany the entries, to offer step-by-step troubleshooting guidance and helpful ID photos for common pests and diseases. More than 35 detailed plant charts by regional area, to help with specific planting needs. A detailed, extensive index makes this a hardworking, easy-to-use reference every gardener will want to keep at home.
About the Author
The iconic BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS brand is one of America's most trusted sources for information on cooking, gardening, home improvement, home design, decorating, and crafting. Today, the brand encompasses books, magazines, and digital media.
Table of Contents
chapter 1 Indoor Plants.
chapter 2 Flowers.
chapter 3 Lawn & Landscape.
chapter 4 Trees, Shrubs & Vines.
chapter 5 Edible Gardening.
chapter 5 Pests.
chapter 6 Garden Basics.
Soil & Fertility.
Watering & Irrigation.
Light & Temperature.