The Vegetable Gardener's Container Bible: How to Grow a Bounty of Food in Pots, Tubs, and Other Containers
The Vegetable Gardener's Container Bible: How to Grow
Harvest tomatoes on a patio, produce a pumpkin in a planter, and grow broccoli on a balcony! Best-selling author Ed Smith shows you everything you need to know to successfully create and care for an edible container garden, from choosing the right plants and selecting appropriate containers through controlling pests without chemicals and harvesting fresh vegetables. You’ll discover that container gardening is an easy and fun way to enjoy summer’s bounty in even the smallest of growing spaces.
- ASIN: B004XJP9J6
Beginner's Garden: A Practical Guide to Growing Vegetables & Fruit without Getting Your Hands Too Dirty (IMM Lifestyle) Gardening Tips, Recipes, & Projects for Beginners; Includes Herbs & Small Spaces
Beginner's Garden: A Practical Guide to Growing Vegetables
This book offers a fun and lighthearted guide to growing your own salads, herbs, vegetables, and fruit, armed with little more than a trowel and some seedlings!Lighthearted, fun approach to low maintenance gardening for first-timersDe-mystifies gardening for complete beginners, making it easy to get startedGrow the most popular herbs, veggies, and fruit while maintaining an attractive outdoor space to have fun inGrow your own herbs for making fashionable herb-infused cocktailsSound practical and seasonal advice with lots of hints and tips for successful growingMore than 200 color photos, plus tasty recipes for the produce you'll growEasy weekend projects to help make the most of a small outdoor area, for urban and suburban gardeners who are short on spaceAimed at complete beginners, Beginner's Garden de-mystifies the gardening process with sound practical and seasonal advice, lots of hints and tips for successful growing, delicious recipes, and fun weekend projects to help you make the most of your outdoor area, however small.This completely new kind of gardening book is ideal for first-timers who have busy working lives but still want to grow their own produce—without spending all weekend digging!
- Brand: Design Originals
- ASIN: 1504800982
- UPC: 023863080736
All New Square Foot Gardening, 3rd Edition, Fully Updated:• MORE Projects • NEW Solutions • GROW Vegetables Anywhere
All New Square Foot Gardening, 3rd Edition, Fully
In All New Square Food Gardening, 3rd Edition, the best-selling gardening book in North America is re-launched and updated for the next generation of gardeners and beyond. Since Square Foot Gardening was first introduced in 1981, the revolutionary new way to garden developed by Mel Bartholomew has helped millions of home gardeners grow more fresh produce in less space and with less work. Now, based largely on the input and experience of these millions, the system has been even further refined and improved to fully meet today's changing resources, needs, and challenges. With over 150 new photos and illustrations, this new edition makes it easier than ever to achieve nearly-foolproof results in virtually any situation: 100% of the produce; 20% of the water; 5% of the work. Perfect for experienced Square-Foot-Gardeners or beginners, the original method created by Mel has not changed in any significant way with this new 3rd edition of All New Square Foot Gardening. It remains: build a box; fill it with Mel's Mix; add a grid. But along with the classic steps, you will find some interesting and compelling new information, such as:Adding trellises and archwaysSubstituting with new materialsAdding automatic watering systems"Thinking Outside the Box" with creative configurations and shape...
- ASIN: B07JMNCBKR
Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350 Easy-Care Plants
Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350
With their colorful leaves, sculptural shapes, and simple care, succulents are beautiful yet forgiving plants for pots. If grown in containers, these dry-climate jewels—which include but are not limited to cacti—can be brought indoors in winter and so can thrive anywhere in the world. In this inspiring compendium, the popular author of Designing with Succulents provides everything beginners and experienced gardeners need to know to create stunning container displays of exceptionally waterwise plants. The extensive palette includes delicate sedums, frilly echeverias, cascading senecios, edgy agaves, and fat-trunked beaucarneas, to name just a few. Easy-to-follow, expert tips explain soil mixes, overwintering, propagation, and more.Define your individual style as you effectively combine patterns, colors, textures, and forms. Discover how top designers interpret the dramatic options, in ideas ranging from exquisite plant-and-pot combinations to extraordinary topiaries and bonsai. Expand your repertoire with plump-leaved plants that resemble pebbles, stars, and undersea creatures. Short on space? Create vertical gardens and hanging baskets, and use daisylike rosettes in wall displays.Each of the more than 300 photographs offers an inspiring idea. A-to-Z descriptions cover 350 o...
- Brand: Timber Press
- ASIN: 088192959X
Raised Bed Revolution
Join the revolution and create a beautiful raised bed garden with inspiration from the ultimate raised bed gardening guidebook!Raised bed gardening is the fastest-growing garden strategy today, and Raised Bed Revolution is its ultimate guidebook. The book includes information about size requirements for constructing raised beds, height suggestions, types of materials you can use, and creative tips for fitting the maximum garden capacity into small spaces--including vertical gardening.Enhanced with gorgeous photography, this book covers subjects such as growing-medium options, rooftop gardening, cost-effective gardening solutions, planting tips, watering strategies (automatic water drip systems and hand watering), and more. The process of creating and building raised beds is a cinch, too, thanks to the extensive gallery of design ideas and step-by-step projects.This gardening strategy is taking serious root. Why? Several reasons:- Raised beds allow gardeners to practice space efficiency as well as accessibility (the beds can be customized to be any height).- Raised beds permit gardeners to use their own soil, and they can be designed with wheels for easy portability if partial sunlight is a problem.- Water conservation is easier for gardeners who use raised beds.- Pest control is ...
- ASIN: B01E9SGCSC
Raised Bed Gardening for Beginners: How to Build Raised Bed, Grow Vegetables, Herbs, Edible Flowers. And More!
Raised Bed Gardening for Beginners: How to Build
Discover the secret to creating successful raised garden beds!Raised garden beds are a perfect way to grow your own food, but garden soil may not be very friendly for growing vegetables, Instead, attempt gardening in raised beds. A raised garden bed will help to reduce the maintenance of your vegetable garden, allow for better drainage control, and improve crop production.The Raised Bed Gardening for Beginners provides you with detail step-by-step, easy to follow guide on to build your own organic raised beds, choose the right location for your bed, prepare good quality soil, choose the ideal height of bed based on the variety of vegetables you intend to grow. You will also find some handy tips and expert advice on how to care for and maintain your raised beds to achieve the best results.This ultimate guide is the most practical and ideal way to grow a home garden in the smallest of growing spaces. Grow a variety of vegetables, fruits, and herbs in your raised bed, You will not only discover the basics of growing a bounty of edibles in available small spaces, but you will also learn how to plan and build a garden as well as how to sow, grow and harvest edible plants.Take the right step towards creating a food garden of your dream TODAY!BUY NOW!
- ASIN: B07PZKW4SL
Greenhouse Gardening: How to Build a Greenhouse and Grow Vegetables, Herbs and Fruit All Year-Round (Urban Homesteading Book 3)
Greenhouse Gardening: How to Build a Greenhouse and
Grow your own vegetables, herbs and fruit anytime, anywhere.By the winter solstice, it becomes too cold and dark in many regions for anything much to grow in the garden. This is when a lot of gardeners gear up using a greenhouse. Greenhouse gardening provides the opportunity to extend the growing season, grow plants that normally don’t survive in your region or to jump-start a new growing period. Whatever your reason to start your greenhouse project, this book is the right companion on your journey. Greenhouse Gardening is the one-stop guide on greenhouse construction, maintenance and planting schedules. After reading this book, you will be able to choose the type of greenhouse that best suits your needs, schedule your planting throughout the year and maintain a healthy garden. Ideally suited for beginners, the book provides a comprehensive overview to start your greenhouse adventure. Inexpensive options and money saving tips are outlined in each chapter to reduce your costs in building and running your greenhouse.In detail, this book allows you to…Get a comprehensive overview of greenhouse gardening and gain the confidence to embark upon your own project Learn what greenhouse gardening is all aboutGet to know the different types of greenhouses and choose the one that sui...
- ASIN: B07KM2Q9L8
Simple Steps to Success: Fruit and Vegetables in Pots
Simple Steps to Success: Fruit and Vegetables in
Using a combination of easily accessible information and inspiring photographs, the Simple Steps series promotes gardening as a real pleasure rather than a back-breaking chore. In Fruit and Vegetables in Pots, learn simple steps to growing and nurturing your own fruits and vegetables in containers.
- ASIN: 0756689805
- UPC: 690472089803
Container: Herb Gardening, Made Easy: How To, Grow Fresh Herbs, At Home, In Pots (Beginners, Guide, Green House Plan, Medicinal, Homegrown Use, Natural ... Tiny House, Backyard Farming Book 5)
Container: Herb Gardening, Made Easy: How To, Grow
Amazon best sellerHerbs are the spice of life. They can turn an ordinary meal into a mouth-watering feast. As much as we love to cook with herbs, we often don’t buy all the herbs we’d like because of their high cost. But there is a solution--Dr. John Stone and his new book Container Herb Gardening Made Easy, the ultimate go-to guide for container herb gardening. From knowing the benefits of growing your own herbs (and there are many!) to the actual process of creating your container herb garden, Dr. Stone’s concise and easy to follow blueprint is the answer to all your container gardening prayers, this guide even includes plans on how you can quickly make your own greenhouse with very little time or expense. Get your copy today and let the leading expert in container herb gardening guide you into a plentiful harvest of herbs. Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn...The Benefits Of Growing Your Own Herbs The Basics Of Growing Herbs In Containers Useful Tools The Potting Soil Selecting The Right Container Watering Container Herbs How To Grow Herbs Indoors Eleven Herbs You Can Grow In containers How To Make Your Own Miniature Green House At Very Little Cost Much, much more!Readers say......."Gardening is one of my passions. I have found this book to be full of practical...
- ASIN: B00JQGONCA
The Ultimate Tomato Container Gardening Guide for Beginners: How to Grow Homegrown Tomatoes in Small Spaces and Containers
The Ultimate Tomato Container Gardening Guide for Beginners:
Learn More about Tomato Container Gardens And How to Make your Very Own! You’re about to discover how to... Set up a tomato container garden right in the comforts of your own home. Don’t have enough space in your garden, or even a garden at all? Then container gardens are the perfect solution. They don’t take much space and can be done even in households with no garden space. This book contains information on tomato container gardens and the ways to set one up, take care of it, and other tips. Having container gardens is a growing trend; millions of households are beginning to plant their own container gardens. It saves a lot of space, helps control pest problems, overcome soil issues, and most importantly, lets you enjoy homegrown produce fresh from your own container garden. Growing tomatoes in containers can be incredibly rewarding and satisfying. Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... Choosing a Container Choosing a Tomato Variety Setting-up the Container Garden Advantages and Disadvantages of Container Gardening Common Mistakes When Growing Tomatoes in Container Final Thoughts and Tips Start your Own Tomato Container Garden and Get Fresh Tomatoes Now!
- ASIN: 1502816415