Garden is an invaluable guide to maintaining a garden - from the plants to the paving - all year round. Starting with the vital task of watering, Australian gardening expert Jennifer Stackhouse provides detailed advice and insights on fertilising, weeding, pruning, looking after pots, lawns, keeping an organic garden and even how best to maintain outdoor areas, including paving, furniture, swimming pools and ponds.
Featuring plenty of photographs, helpful tables and tips, as well as an invaluable seasonal maintenance calendar and planting suggestions, this is the ideal book for anyone who wants a healthy, flourishing garden to enjoy throughout the year.
About the Author
Jennifer Stackhouse is a horticulturist and garden writer who lives on a small property at Kurmond, NSW with her family, dogs, cats, chooks & the neighbour’s horses. She was, until recently, editor of ABC Gardening Australia magazine & is the author & editor of many books on gardening, including co-authoring ‘The Organic Guide to Edible Gardens’, ‘Planting Techniques’ & ‘My Gardening Year’. She is often heard on radio & at garden shows answering garden queries.
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Comments about Garden:
One of the best Garden books i have had the pleasure to read. Informative, user friendly and wonderful illustrations.
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st September 2013
Publisher: ABC Books
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 18.1 x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.674