Rhs How To Grow Practically Everything

Author: Zia Allaway
Editor: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 9781409332978
Size: 12,41 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Learn how to garden through more than 200 creative garden projects in this totally accessible guide to all aspects of gardening for beginners. Grow scented lilies for the patio. Rescue neglected houseplants. Make a bee hotel. Turf a lawn. Prune clematis. Raise cuttings. Grow a row of beans. Design and plant an easy-care flower border. Drawing on the unrivalled expertise of the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), the world's most respected gardening authority, How to Grow Practically Everything is a brilliant mix of practical projects, inspiring garden design ideas, and beautiful photographic galleries of planting choices. Each project is broken down into clear steps, with lists of plants, tools, and materials needed before you start, plus advice on the best time of year to carry it out and how much time to set aside. All the gardening basics are explained at the outset in a refreshingly straightforward first chapter. And with chapters that include wildlife gardening, growing vegetables and fruit, container gardening, and houseplants - there's something for absolutely anyone who's ever felt their green fingers itch!

How To Grow Practically Everything

Author: Zia Allaway
Editor: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9781465408594
Size: 20,12 MB
Format: PDF
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Provides step-by-step instructions on how to grow almost anything, from planting herbs in pots to sowing a vegetable garden to feeding the family to creating a beautiful terraced flower garden.

How To Grow Practically Everything

Author: DK
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 0756670012
Size: 11,17 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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From planting herbs to creating a kitchen garden, How to Grow Practically Everything gives beginning gardeners the confidence to grow flowers, fruits, and more. Whether readers want to grow a lemon from a seed, care for a houseplant, or plant a rose arch, each gardening project is presented with clear instructions and photography, sharing the best time to plant, when to expect results, and the equipment and time required.

Horticulture Plants For People And Places Volume 3

Author: Geoffrey R. Dixon
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 9401785600
Size: 12,15 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This Trilogy explains “What is Horticulture?”. Volume three of Horticulture: Plants for People and Places presents readers with detailed accounts of the scientific and scholastic concepts which interact with the arts and humanities and which now underpins the rapidly evolving subject of Social Horticulture. This discipline transcends the barriers between science, medicine and the arts. This volume covers:- Horticulture and Society, Diet and Health, Psychological Health, Wildlife, Horticulture and Public Welfare, Education, Extension, Economics, Exports and Biosecurity, Scholarship and Art, Scholarship and Literature, Scholarship and History and the relationship between Horticulture and Gardening. This volume brings the evolution of the Discipline and Vocation of Horticulture firmly into the 21st Century. It covers new ground by providing a detailed analysis of the value of Horticulture as a force for enhancing society in the forms of social welfare, health and well-being, how knowledge is transferred within and between generations, and the place of Horticulture in the Arts and Humanities. Substantial emphasis is given to the relationships between health, well-being and plants by the internationally acclaimed authors who have contributed accounts of their work in this book.

Indoor Edible Garden

Author: Zia Allaway
Editor: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241477069
Size: 18,10 MB
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Want to grow your own, but have no garden? Indoor Edible Garden shows you how to grow herbs, fruit and vegetables that look good and taste better - all in your own home. Discover a range of ingenious indoor garden projects that will give you a homegrown harvest with a difference. Grow your own tamarillo towers and wild strawberries on shelves, micro red amaranth in muffin cases, and alfalfa sprouts in jars. Make the most of your indoor space and turn windowsills, worktops, walls, balconies, and even ceilings into stunning and delicious indoor gardens. Indoor Edible Garden is packed with all the knowledge you need to understand which plant varieties thrive in the home, how to maximise your light and space, and how to enjoy harvesting and eating fresh fruit, vegetables, and herbs no matter how much - or little - space you have.

The Practical Guide To Practically Everything

Author: Peter Bernstein
Editor: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 9780679754923
Size: 20,31 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Concise articles provide valuable information on money, health, sexuality, education, careers, home life, travel, sports, entertainment, cars, computers, world events, and many other diverse topics. Reprint. 200,000 first printing.