Charles Dowding's Vegetable Garden Diary : No Dig, Healthy Soil, Fewer Weeds Paperback / softback
A journal with a perpetual diary, a manual of gardening to inform andinspire, packed with illustrations and an introduction by Darina Allenof Ballymaloe Cookery SchoolThree quarters Charles's advice on how to grow great crops, one quarterwriting space for each day.
Use it year after year to make the best decisions,with your notes alongside Charles's suggestions, for future reference. Advice in the diary section is linked to each week of the season and takes youthrough the whole process, from clearing weeds, feeding soil and sowing toharvests and storing vegetables. * Advice on sowing and planting methods, plus raising plants at home* Best sowing dates - seeds neither fail in cold nor start too late* Advantages of no dig, saving time, giving fewer weeds and bigger crops* How to maintain control of weeds through timely mulching and hoeing* How to feed soil just once a year, for strong and healthy growth* When and how to make all the harvests, with advice on storing produce too.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 168 pages, 163 colour
- Publisher: No Dig Garden
- Publication Date: 18/09/2019
- Category: Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
- ISBN: 9781916092013