Greenhouse Gardener's Companion, Revised: Growing Food & Flowers in Your Greenhouse or Sunspace [EPUB]
30 June 2017, 20:37
2016 | EPUB | 4.54MB
The most comprehensive book on greenhouse gardening available today. Today, greenhouses and sunrooms are real living spaces where gardeners spend as much time with a book and a cup of coffee as they do with a watering can and a pair of pruning shears. In this fully revised edition of a best-selling classic, veteran gardener Shane Smith embraces this new "lifestyle" approach to greenhouse gardening. Through lively writing that balances wit with commonsense advice, Smith draws on his more than 20 years' experience to cover everything you need to know to establish a charming and productive greenhouse.
My Tiny Flower Garden: Beautiful Blooms in Surprisingly Small Spaces [EPUB]
30 June 2017, 01:53
2017 | EPUB | 25.5MB
With colorful cutting patches, sweet-scented city streets and pickup trucks perfect for pollinators, we’ve unearthed 25 amazing unconventional plots. Meet the couple packing pavements with flowers, the landscape architect who has constructed a meadow in the middle of London, and the Detroit florists who created an awe-inspiring installation in an abandoned building (before deconstructing the site and turning the land into a community flower farm).
You’ll pick up all the best tips and tricks as each gardener shares their small-scale expertise, from crafty containers and sequential displays to expert advice on establishing creative community spaces. Plus, practical projects including seed bombs, a pallet planter and a homemade flower press will ensure that every inch of your space is always in bloom. Whether you’re looking for a floral fix or a bee-friendly bed, get inspired, let your imagination grow and enjoy your tiny flower garden.
The Kitchen Herb Garden: A Seasonal Guide to Growing, Cooking and Using Culinary Herbs [EPUB]
25 June 2017, 01:28
2012 | EPUB | 3.12MB
This is a herb book with a difference. It shows you how to grow and use your own fresh, home-grown, kitchen herbs throughout the gardening year. In a really user-friendly format, it follows the changing seasons to provide guidance, inspiration and practical advice on cultivating a kitchen herb garden, in whatever space you have available.
- Includes detailed information on how to plan, plant, grow and maintain your herbs so that your herb garden is always productive.
- Information on their traditional use is accompanied by advice on cooking them and on their health benefits.
- Included in each of the seasonal chapters is a featured Herb of the Month, which includes extended and fascinating information - and some delicious recipes.
- Offers you an A-Z Gazetteer of the most popular herbs to use in the kitchen so you can decide which ones to buy as well as which ones to grow.