Starter Vegetable Gardens

24 No-Fail Plans for Small Organic Gardens

Are you planning your very first vegetable garden? Confused about soil, garden layout, seeds, temperatures, planting schedules, fertilizers, pests, watering, harvesting? Master gardener Barbara Pleasant takes the guesswork and anxiety out of growing food, explaining in simple language exactly how to start, maintain, and eventually expand an organic vegetable garden, even in the smallest of spaces. Choose one of 24 no-fail, small-scale garden plans and find out how easy it is to enjoy your own fresh food all season long!

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  • Paper
  • Pages: 180
  • Size: 9 3/8 x 12
  • Color: Full-color; Photographs and illustrations throughout
  • ISBN: 978-1-60342-529-2
  • Order Number: 62529
  • Ebook

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