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UK Best Selling Books on Container Gardening from Amazon UK

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
List Price: 5.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £0.65   
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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....
List Price: 20.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £10.02   
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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.
List Price: 16.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £4.99   
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2013-02-04

DIY Succulents: From Placecards to Wreaths, 35+ Ideas for Creative Projects with Succulents
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As featured in The Washington Post

Dig into dozens of stunning succulent creations!

Go beyond the garden to create succulent projects that take center stage in any space. DIY Succulents shows you how to use beautiful and resilient plants like echeveria, sedum, and graptopetalum to craft nature-inspired home decor like rustic tabletop centerpieces and breathtaking wall art. Each page offers details on selecting the right plants and containers for the project, assembling a gorgeous arrangement, and maintaining the garden as it grows. With step-by-step instructions, gardening tips, and dozens of ideas to choose from, anyone can create imaginative succulent crafts like:
  • Living Wreath
  • Birch Log Planter
  • Terrarium Necklace
  • Topiary Ball
Complete with photos and plenty of inspiration, DIY Succulents will help you add creativity, color, and personality to every room in your home.
List Price: 10.49
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By: Adams Media.   2015-08-07

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.

List Price: 9.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £3.62   
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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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List Price: 16.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £7.49   
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2017-03-09

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...
List Price: 17.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £9.15   
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By: Artisan.   2013-06-06

Growing Windowsill Orchids (Kew Growing)
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From elegant warmth-loving moth orchids to exquisite slipper orchid, Growing Windowsill Orchids tells you everything you need to know about successful orchid growing in the home. Written in non-technical language and copiously illustrated with photographs and informative line drawings, this new edition of the bestselling book provides advice on how to choose the best plant, how to look after your orchid when it has finished flowering and how to get it to flower again year after year. Cultivation advice includes the best place to grow your plants in the home, how frequently to water and feed your plants and how to keep them free from pests and disease. Step-by-step instructions explain how and when to repot your plants, what composts to use and when to water. For readers who wish to learn more about their orchids, Phil delves into the basis of orchid biology, conservation and how plants get from the nursery to your shop. The second edition has up to date information as well as new advancements in orchid conservation that relate back to the orchid growing in your home.
List Price: 8.00
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By: Kew Publishing.   2016-03-01

Grow Your Own Vegetables in Pots and Containers: A practical guide to growing food in small spaces
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This book is aimed at the majority of us who live in terraced houses, high rise flats, town houses a....
List Price: 8.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £3.14   
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By: Robinson.   2017-01-12

Vegetables and Fruit in Pots (RHS Simple Steps to Success)
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List Price: 6.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £2.76   
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By: DK.   2012-02-01


 

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