How to Create a New Vegetable Garden : Producing a Beautiful and Fruitful Garden from Scratch Hardback
Charles Dowding draws on his years of experience, to show how easy it is to start a new vegetable garden. Any plot -- whether a building site, overgrown with weeds or unwanted lawn -- can be turned into a beautiful and productive vegetable area. Charles's no-nonsense and straightforward advice is the perfect starting point for the beginner or experienced gardener. The book takes you step-by-step through: * Planning and early stages * Clearing the ground * Mulch - what, why, how? * Minimizing digging * Sowing and planting across the seasons * Growing in polytunnels and greenhouses It is filled with labour-saving ideas and the techniques that Charles uses to garden so successfully, and is illustrated throughout with photos and tales from Charles's first year in his new vegetable garden.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Green Books
- Publication Date: 12/02/2015
- Category: Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
- ISBN: 9780857842442