Seeds: The Ultimate Guide to Growing Vegetables, Herbs, and Flowers (Hardcover)
by Sam Bittman (Author)
Bantam (1989) Publisher
USED-VERY GOOD HARDCOVER W/DJ... THIS BOOK IS IN CLEAN & INTACT CONDITION INSIDE & OUTSIDE. "LIGHT" EDGEWEAR (NO TEARS)...
An illustrated sourcebook on growing everything from artichokes to zinnias.
Growing a garden from scratch--attractively. Beginning with the basics, Bittman ( Joy of Gardening ) organizes and explains his material clearly. He discusses techniques and equipment and recommends ecologically sound gardening practices: companion planting, the use of organic fertilizers (especially compost) and ways to control pests without poisoning other wildlife or the water supply. The bulk of the book is devoted to profiles of over 200 flowers, herbs and vegetables.