Synopses & Reviews
The Greenhouse Expert is the must-have guide for anyone who owns or is considering buying a greenhouse or conservatory, with advice on:
Choosing the right greenhouse or conservatory.
What plants to keep and grow.
How to care for your plants.
Heating, insulation and watering.
Caring for your greenhouse or conservatory.
Reliable, easy-to-follow advice and information from EXPERT books - the world's best-selling gardening series.
Over 40 million of these amazingly clear and simple books are on the bookshelves of gardeners worldwide. With beautiful full color on every page, and the latest expert advice on every aspect of plant care clearly spelled out, it's a series that's just waiting for tens of millions more green thumbs to turn the pages.
Whether you already own a greenhouse or you're thinking about buying or building one, here's the vital information in full color you need to get the most from your money, effort and time. "The Greenhouse Expert offers data on structure and equipment (including installation instructions on floors, gutters, doors, lighting, ventilators, blinds, shelving, insulation, glazing, and heating); greenhouse plants (a list covering 58 pages); and care (of both structure and plants). There is a chapter dealing with pests and diseases and a month-by-month calendar on when to do what."--Booklist
pages (all in color), 7 1/4 x 9 1/2.
A guide for anyone who owns or is considering buying a greenhouse. It gives advice on the best kind of greenhouse to buy, which plants to choose, how to care for them, how to control the environment, and includes descriptions of the ten types of plants that can be grown in a greenhouse.
About the Author
Dr Hessayon's best-selling guides have had an unparalleled influence on gardening over the past 50 years. There are over 52 million copies in print. In 1999 he received a Guinness World Record Award as 'Britain's best-selling living author of the 1990s'. In 2012 he was included in the Daily Mail list of '60 truly great Elizabethans' for 'teaching millions of us how to garden'.