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UK Best Selling Books on Container Gardening from Amazon UK

RHS The Urban Gardener (Royal Horticultural Society)
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Garden designer, lecturer and broadcaster Matt James explores how to design an urban outdoor space, no matter the size or location - from balconies and roof terraces to courtyards, basement areas and front gardens, factoring in areas for relaxation, play and growing your own produce.
There are 16 step-by-step projects including creating a 'living' green wall, planting under mature trees and making a gravel garden and 13 case studies showing great design in action, with examples from Tom Stuart-Smith, Charlotte Rowe and Christopher Bradley-Hole. Award-winning photographer Marianne Majerus provides the visual inspiration.

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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2014-04-07

Vegetable Growing Month-by-Month: The down-to-earth guide that takes you through the vegetable year
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Whatever the size of your garden or allotment, you can grow your own vegetables. Even if you only have a balcony or a small paved area outside your kitchen, you can grow more than you ever thought possible in pots, containers and raised beds. Experienced vegetable grower, John Harrison takes you through the entire vegetable year so that, for all the main vegetables, you'll know exactly when you should sow your seeds, dig your plot and harvest your crops. Choose the most appropriate vegetables for your particular soil and select the right position so that they flourish. Discover how to make your own compost and organic fertilisers, as well as the best methods of controlling pests. Find out how to extend the season by buying or building your own cloches and cold frames. Put an end to worries that your shop-bought vegetables contain chemical residues or to concerns about the air miles such vegetables have flown en route to your table! This paperback book has 256 pages and measures: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.5cm
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By: Right Way.   2008-03-13

New Small Garden: Contemporary principles, planting and practice
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Small gardens are a challenge to design and to keep looking good. This title aims to inspire and....
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By: Frances Lincoln.   2016-09-01

RHS Grow Your Own: Crops in Pots: with 30 step-by-step projects using vegetables, fruit and herbs (Royal Horticultural Society Grow Your Own)
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RHS Grow Your Own Crops in Pots can turn the tiniest space into a productive and attractive plot, using the best varieties and techniques. Follow 30 tried-and-tested container recipes for top tasting crop combinations such as tomato with basil, fruit salads and cut-and-come-again vegetables. Discover the essential techniques that every container-gardener should know and use the crop directory to find out the best way to grow more than 60 vegetables, fruit, salads, herbs and edible flowers. A wonderful book to help you grow herbs, vegetables and fruit for allotment spaces, vegetable patches and balconies. This hardback book has 176 pages and measures: 25.5 x 20 x 2cm.
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2013-02-04

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Container Gardening
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Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners.
Expert advice on hanging baskets, window boxes, patio pots and sink gardens. Advice on compatibility of containers and plants such as bulbs, climbers and fruit and vegetables, and how to arrange them for maximum visual and olfactory impact.
Includes advice on how to:
Repot flourishing or struggling plants for better growth
Protect from frost
Propagate new plants from old
Secure brackets/half-baskets to external walls.

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By: BBC Books.   2009-04-02

RHS Big Ideas, Small Spaces: Creative ideas and 30 projects for balconies, roof gardens, windowsills and terraces
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2017-03-09

The Container Gardener: Inspirational ideas for pots & plants to transform any garden
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Whether you love growing, love creating, or just want to liven up your home, a portable garden is just the answer, even for the smallest space. So many of us nowadays are crammed into our homes and a garden is a luxury that few can afford. But there is always room for a bit of greenery; whether it's herbs and spices to add fresh flavour to your food, or putting a jungle on your windowsill, a container can enable growers to bring nature to the most inhospitable and smallest of spaces. Frances Tophill covers the sustainable, crafty and culinary aspects of container gardening. Covering design and different planting schemes from urns and troughs to chimney stacks and hanging baskets. What to grow inside them follows - from bonsai to annuals, bulbs, grasses and bamboos, tumbling and creeping plants and flowers. There is also a section on plant and container care and ideas on how to make your own bespoke containers to express yourself creatively. This book will help you realise that you are not limited by the space you have but only by your own imagination. The perfect plot is achievable for us all, even if it's small enough to fit into your back pocket. This paperback book has 160 pages and measures: 24 x 21 x 1.2cm
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By: Kyle Books.   2017-04-06

At Home with Plants
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2017-04-06

Flower Recipe Book, The: 125 Step-by-Step Arrangements for Everyday Occasions
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HardCover. Pub Date :2013-04-01 Pages: 272 Language: English Publisher: Workman Flower arranging has never been simpler or more enticing. The women behind Studio Choo. the hottest floral design studio in the country. have created a flower-arranging bible for todays aesthetic. Filled with an array of stunning. easy-to-find flowers. it features 400 high-resolution photos. more than 40 step-by-step slideshows. and tappable pop-tips throughout. The arrangements run the gamut of styles and techniques: some are wild and some are structured; some are time-intensive and some are astonishingly simple. Each one is paired with a flower recipe; ingredients lists specify the type and quantity of blooms needed; clear instructions detail each step ; and hundreds of photos show how to place every stem. Readers will learn how to work with a single variety of flower to great effect. and to cr...
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By: Artisan.   2013-06-06

The Vegetable & Herb Expert: The world's best-selling book on vegetables & herbs
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By: Expert.   1997-04-07


 

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