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UK Best Selling Books on Growing Vegetables from Amazon UK

Allotment Month by Month
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HardCover Pub Date: 2009 Publisher: Dorling Kindersley How to ?The sun gives off light and warmth. your own fruit and veg all year round on your allotment or in your garden For tasty delicious fruit and veg that has not traveled halfway around the world. you can 't beat home grown produce from your own allotment or vegetable patch. Here's how to ensure your plot provides fresh. healthy food all year round. This book lets you follow month-by-month. easy-to-follow advice on what to do on your allotment and how to do it. Pick up time saving tips and techniques on everything from pruning to dealing with pests. There's clear guidance on when to sow. plant. and harvest for excellent results. Get more from your allotment with this indispensable companion .
List Price: 16.99
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By: DK.   2009-04-01

Plants You Can't Kill: 101 Easy-to-Grow Species for Beginning Gardeners
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"I kill everything I plant."

Does this sound like you or someone you know? Give yourself a pat on the back because admitting you have a problem is the first step to recovery. And lucky for you, you can easily turn your brown thumb into a green one with the help of Plants You Can’t Kill.

Seriously—it doesn’t matter how many plants you’ve killed in gardens past. It’s time to put those experiences behind you and finally grow something in your empty and bare spots. This is the only gardening book you’ll ever need with more than 100 plant picks for every situation. You want veggies? We have ’em. You need to fill a big space? We have shrub ideas for you. You just want something pretty? We have plenty of that, as well.

The plants in Plants You Can’t Kill have been vetted by an amazing and famous panel of horticulture experts (this is just a fancy way of saying they went to college for gardening), so feel confident you’re not wasting money on yet another gardening book. These plants will actually survive your well-meaning, yet sometimes neglectful ways.

Ready for the most resilient, hardcore, badass list of plants known to gardeners? Find them and grow them with the help of Plants You Can’t Kill.
List Price: 12.95
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By: Skyhorse Publishing.   2017-02-21

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
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By: Right Way.   2008-03-13

No Dig Organic Home & Garden
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List Price: 19.95
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By: Permanent Publications.   2017-04-17

Tender: Volume I, A cook and his vegetable patch
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With over 400 recipe ideas and many wonderful stories from the cook's garden, Tender: Volume I -- A cook and his vegetable patch, is the definitive guide to cooking with vegetables from the presenter of BBC One's Simple Cooking.
List Price: 30.00
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By: Fourth Estate.   2009-09-17

The Complete Gardener
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PACKED WITH PRACTICAL ADVICE, MONTY DON BREATHES LIFE INTO EVERY ASPECT OF ORGANIC GARDENING. WRITTEN WITH PASSION AND PACKED WITH PRACTICAL ADVICE, MONTY DON BREATHES NEW LIFE INTO ORGANIC GARDENING. MONTY S STRAIGHTFORWARD ADVICE PLUS EXTRAORDINARILY BEAUTIFUL PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN OVER THE COURSE OF A YEAR IN HIS OWN HEREFORD SHIRE GARDEN REVEAL THE SECRETS OF GROWING ABUNDANT FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES, PLANTS AND PRODUCE WHILE RESPECTING THE NEEDS OF THE ENVIRONMENT.
List Price: 19.99
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By: DK.   2009-03-02

RHS Allotment Handbook & Planner: What to do when to get the most from your plot
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RHS Allotment Handbook
List Price: 12.99
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2015-10-15

How to Grow: A guide for gardeners who can't garden yet
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This is the gardening book reimagined for a new generation. A book for people who want to learn how to grow things, but haven't got a clue where to start. With the average person now spending an enormous 8 hours and 41 minutes in front of a screen every day, gardening is an easy way to escape for half an hour. Whether on a rented balcony or a sunny kitchen windowsill, it turns out growing something with your own two hands can make you feel better. Which is where How To Grow comes in. Irreverent and inspiring, this book will equip you with all the know-how and confidence you need to take your first steps into a lifelong gardening love affair - trowel in one hand, drink in the other. From growing your first wonky courgette to completely transforming a shady patio garden, in How To Grow, self-taught gardener Hollie Newton divulges all the secrets she's discovered over the past few years as she's journeyed from gardening novice to vegetable-grower-extraordinaire - all from her pint-sized London garden. With chapters on easy-to-grow veg, fruit, herbs, salad and flowers (along with plenty of tried-and-tested guidance to keeping those plants alive, and delicious recipes to make the most of your haul), you'll also learn everything from the basics of planning your garden to stylish design ideas. Focusing on small and urban spaces and including beautiful photography throughout, this is practical advice for a whole new generation of gardeners. This hardback book has 256 pages and measures: 23.4 x 19 x 2.4cm
List Price: 20.00
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By: Orion Spring.   2017-02-23

The Polytunnel Book: Fruit and Vegetables All Year Round
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A practical guide to growing fruit and vegetables in polytunnels, for beginners and experienced gardeners.
List Price: 16.99
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By: Frances Lincoln.   2011-02-03

RHS Grow Your Own: Veg & Fruit Year Planner: What to do when for perfect produce (Royal Horticultural Society Grow Your Own)
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Paperback. Pub Date :2012-09-01 Pages: 304 Language: English Publisher: Mitchell Beazley Written by RHS experts with more than 50 years of combined growing experience. RHS Grow Your Own Veg & Fruit Year Planner provides the life-changing advice that gardeners need to grow a year-round supply of healthy fruit and vegetables for their table. The book starts with planning what to grow and where to grow it. whether thats an allotment. a series of containers. raised bed or veg patch. then how to get the best from your soil. and how to get started. Next. in season-by-season chapters. the book takes the reader from sowing to harvesting with simple. clear instructions that will help them stay on top of the challenges and joys of a productive garden. From apples to asparagus. raspberries to radishes. this book will show how to apply age-old techniques to get the most from your plot.
List Price: 15.99
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By: Mitchell Beazley.   2012-09-01


 

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