Vegetable Crops
Heirloom Vegetable Gardening: A Master Gardener's Guide to Planting, Seed Saving, and Cultural History
Heirloom Vegetable Gardening
A Master Gardener's Guide to Planting, Seed Saving, and Cultural History
Hardcover      ISBN: 076035992x
Introduces gardening with heirloom vegetables, including planting, growing, and seed saving.
The New Vegetables, Herbs & Fruit: An Illustrated Encyclopedia
The New Vegetables, Herbs & Fruit
An Illustrated Encyclopedia
Hardcover      ISBN: 1770857982
Provides information on plant varieties and cultivation techniques for the novice home gardener covering more than seventy vegetables, a hundred herbs, and a hundred fruits.
Kale, Glorious Kale: 100 Recipes for Nature's Healthiest Green
Kale, Glorious Kale
100 Recipes for Nature's Healthiest Green
Paperback      ISBN: 1682682161
100 accessible recipes that will appeal to even the pickiest eater.
All New Square Foot Gardening: The Revolutionary Way to Grow More in Less Space
All New Square Foot Gardening
The Revolutionary Way to Grow More in Less Space
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1591865484
Rapidly increasing in popularity, square foot gardening is the most practical, foolproof way to grow a home garden. That explains why author and gardening innovator Mel Bartholomew has sold more than two million books describing how to become a successful DIY square foot gardener. Now, with the publication of All New Square Foot Gardening II, the essential guide to his unique step-by-step method has become even better. Mel developed his techniques back in the early 1980s and has been teaching them throughout the world ever since. In the process, he has made improvements and refinements and continually adapted his practices to keep pace with modern times. In this new volume, Bartholomew furthers his discussion on one of the most popular gardening trends today: vertical gardening. He also explains how you can make gardening fun for kids by teaching them the square foot method. Finally, an expanded section on pest control helps you protect your precious produce. Rich with new full-color images and updated tips for selecting materials, this beautiful new edition is perfect for brand-new gardeners as well as the millions of square foot gardeners who are already dedicated to Mel’s industry-changing insights.
Growing Perfect Vegetables: A Visual Guide to Raising and Harvesting Prime Garden Produce
Growing Perfect Vegetables
A Visual Guide to Raising and Harvesting Prime Garden Produce
Paperback      ISBN: 1591866839
A visual guide, overflowing with beautiful photos, answers the age-old question for gardeners
Practical Organic Gardening: The No-Nonsense Guide to Growing Naturally
Practical Organic Gardening
The No-Nonsense Guide to Growing Naturally
Hardcover      ISBN: 1591866871
Practical Organic Gardening sprouts homegrown, healthy edibles and other safe plants that are nourishing and tasty for your family, pets, and beneficial wildlife. Organic gardening has been a popular gardening method for most of the past century, but interest in organic gardening has soared in recent years as gardeners have become more aware of the quality of their food. Now is your chance to learn with this comprehensive book. Written by Mark Highland, founder of The Organic Mechanic, this is far from a hippie manifesto; it is a scientifically driven, modern-day dive into the organic methods, products, and practices that will appeal to any home gardener looking to make the transition from conventional to organic.
The Devil's Dinner: A Gastronomic and Cultural History of Chili Peppers
The Devil's Dinner
A Gastronomic and Cultural History of Chili Peppers
Hardcover      ISBN: 125016320x
The Devil's Dinner looks at the history of hot peppers, their culinary uses through the ages, and the significance of spicy food in an increasingly homogenous world. THE DEVIL
The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener: How to Grow Food in Harmony With Nature
The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener
How to Grow Food in Harmony With Nature
Paperback      ISBN: 1612120555
This one-of-a-kind book shows you how to create a peaceful co-existence between your vegetable garden and the wildlife who consider it part of their habitat. By understanding and working with the surrounding environment – instead of continually fighting it – you’ll reap a larger harvest with much less stress and effort. Tammi Hartung explains how to start with a hardy and healthy garden, create beneficial relationships through smart planting, attract helpful insects and pollinators, intentionally create habitats for wildlife, and much more.
Square Foot Gardening High-Value Veggies: Homegrown Produce Ranked by Value
Square Foot Gardening High-Value Veggies
Homegrown Produce Ranked by Value
Paperback      ISBN: 1591866685
Presents a ranking of fifty-nine vegetables which are the most economical to grow and are cheaper than buying that vegetable at a market, with planting and growing instructions for each individual vegetable.
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 a Bounty of Food in Pots, Tubs, and Other Containers
Paperback      ISBN: 1603429751
By growing vegetables in containers, even novice gardeners can reap a bounty of organic food in very small spaces. Anyone can harvest tomatoes on a patio, produce a pumpkin in a planter, or grow broccoli on a balcony — it's easy! Ed Smith shows you how to choose the right plants, select containers and tools, care for plants throughout the growing season, control pests without chemicals, and much more. He even includes plans for small-space container gardens that are perfect for urban and suburban gardeners.