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The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book [electronic Resource]

Solutions To Every Problem You'll Ever Face

By Barbara W Ellis

For all of your gardening questions, The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. You'll find helpful information on everything from planning and planting a vegetable garden to improving soil, caring for crops, organically controlling pests and diseases, and harvesting. 


Format: Ebook
Author: Ellis, Barbara W
Summary: From the Publisher: What happens between the hopeful spring weekends spent planting seeds and the warm summer morning when the gardener wanders back into the rows of vegetable plants with picking basket in hand? Plenty! Every healthy vegetable garden represents an entire world of activity and every vegetable gardener, no matter how experienced, wants to know more about what's going on in those tidy rows and how to handle any growing quandary that may arise throughout the season. The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has all the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. Gardeners will find helpful, uncomplicated responses to questions on planning and planting a vegetable garden, improving soil, caring for crops, and organically controlling pests and diseases. The second section of the book takes readers on a veggie-by-veggie tour of the most popular crops, offering detailed advice on everything from starting seeds to knowing when to harvest. Having trouble choosing tomato varieties? Need advice on staking beans? It's all here in easy-to-access answers to everyday questions. The popularity of vegetable gardening is at an all-time high. Homegrown vegetables taste great, nourish body and soul, and provide the additional security of knowing where the produce comes from and how it was grown. The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book feeds readers all the insider's tips and tricks, practical advice, and organic wisdom necessary for growing the very best crops.
Title: The veggie gardener's answer book [electronic resource] : solutions to every problem you'll ever face : answers to every question you'll ever ask / Barbara W. Ellis.
Publisher Date: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2008.
Subject: Vegetable gardening -- Miscellanea. Vegetables -- Miscellanea. GARDENING / Essays GARDENING / Reference GARDENING / Vegetables SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Horticulture
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Format: Ebook
Author: Ellis, Barbara W.
Summary: From the Publisher: What happens between the hopeful spring weekends spent planting seeds and the warm summer morning when the gardener wanders back into the rows of vegetable plants with picking basket in hand? Plenty! Every healthy vegetable garden represents an entire world of activity and every vegetable gardener, no matter how experienced, wants to know more about what's going on in those tidy rows and how to handle any growing quandary that may arise throughout the season. The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book has all the answers, gathered together in a sturdy little book for handy in-the-garden reference. Gardeners will find helpful, uncomplicated responses to questions on planning and planting a vegetable garden, improving soil, caring for crops, and organically controlling pests and diseases. The second section of the book takes readers on a veggie-by-veggie tour of the most popular crops, offering detailed advice on everything from starting seeds to knowing when to harvest. Having trouble choosing tomato varieties? Need advice on staking beans? It's all here in easy-to-access answers to everyday questions. The popularity of vegetable gardening is at an all-time high. Homegrown vegetables taste great, nourish body and soul, and provide the additional security of knowing where the produce comes from and how it was grown. The Veggie Gardener's Answer Book feeds readers all the insider's tips and tricks, practical advice, and organic wisdom necessary for growing the very best crops.
Title: The veggie gardener's answer book [electronic resource] : solutions to every problem you'll ever face : answers to every question you'll ever ask / Barbara W. Ellis.
Publisher, Date: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2008.
Description: 1 online resource (431 p.) : ill.
Subjects: Vegetable gardening -- Miscellanea.
Subjects: Vegetables -- Miscellanea.
Subjects: GARDENING / Essays
Subjects: GARDENING / Reference
Subjects: GARDENING / Vegetables
Subjects: SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Horticulture
Genre: Electronic books.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 420-422) and index.
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Contents: Question, anyone? -- Part 1: Digging In: Creating And Maintaining A Great Vegetable Garden -- Planning and planting a vegetable garden -- Soil and composting -- Caring for the garden -- Pest, diseases, and other problems -- Part 2: Crop By Crop: Secrets Of Success With Your Favorite Vegetables -- Artichoke -- Asparagus -- Beans -- Beets, radishes, and other root crops -- Broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, and friends -- Carrots -- Celery -- Corn -- Cucumbers -- Eggplants -- Lettuce, spinach, and other leafy crops -- Melons and watermelons -- Okra -- Onions and garlic -- Peas -- Peppers -- Potatoes -- Squash and pumpkins -- Sweet potatoes -- Tomatoes -- Glossary -- Resources -- Index.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A1A860F7-5F16-4781-84A6-BFA31A34CE29 Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A1A860F7-5F16-4781-84A6-BFA31A34CE29 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9781603428033 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1603428038 (electronic bk.)
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Call Number: SB321 .E48 2008eb