This beautifully illustrated book by bestselling gardening author Meredith Kirton will inspire you to grow, harvest and cook your own seasonal fruit, vegetables, herbs and spices, whether your garden is a large suburban block, a small city courtyard, or in the country.
You'll learn all about the basics of successful edible gardening - from climate, soil and propagation to pests and diseases, crop rotation and organic gardening - as well as how to grow a huge range of edibles that include old favourites, heirloom varieties and exotics.
Full of tips, step-by-step gardening techniques and fascinating historical background information, Harvest is your definitive guide to growing your own delicious produce.
About the Author
Meredith Kirton is a highly regarded garden writer, horticulturist and landscape designer. She has taught courses in horticulture and undertaken commissions for both public and domestic landscape design projects. Meredith has written for some of Australia's best known gardening and lifestyle magazines, and has also worked in radio and television as a horticultural researcher and designer.
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Comments about Harvest : A Complete Australian Guide to the Edible Garden:
Number Of Pages: 440
Published: September 2009
Publisher: Murdoch Books
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 19.0 x 4.2
Weight (kg): 1.66
Edition Number: 1