The Edible Container Garden
Growing Fresh Food in Small SpacesBook - 2000
No space is too small to grow delicious and healthy food.Enjoying tasty and fresh produce no longer requires a trip to the local farm stand or gourmet grocery. WithThe Edible Container Gardenas your guide, everything from salad greens and savory herbs to luscious fruits and vegetables can be as close as your patio, balcony, or rooftop.The Edible Container Gardenexplains how to plant, grow, and harvest vegetables, edible flowers, fruits, and herbs, even when time and space are limited. Discussing the wide variety of planting options, from simple window boxes and raised garden beds to trellises and other vertical structures,The Edible Container Gardenshows you how toDecide what kinds of plants you want to grow and which soil to use to keep them healthy and vibrantSelect the right containers and tools to design a beautiful and fertile gardenDiscover which seasons are best for certain plants so you can design a practical and productive growing spaceFeed, tie, prune, and clip your plants to fit almost anywhere, whether they're in containers, over arches, or even along footpathsIllustrated with beautiful color photographs and packed with helpful and creative tips,The Edible Container Gardenprovides all the information you'll need to transform your outdoor space into a bountiful paradise.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2000
Characteristics: 159 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm