This revised, updated and expanded edition Joy Larkcom's classic guide to growing your own vegetables contains everything you need to know to create a highly-productive vegetable plot.
It covers every aspect of vegetable gardening, including preparing soil; manures, composts and fertilizers; growing techniques; protection; pests, diseases and weeds; and making good use of space.
The second half of the book provides cultivation information for over 100 vegetables, including site and soil requirements, cultivation, pests and diseases, and cultivars.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages, b/w line drawings
- Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 16/05/2002
- Category: Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
- ISBN: 9780711219632