Gardening — A Commonsense Guide - Compiled & Edited by Geoffrey BurnieMurdoch, 2001, Hardback (Spiral Bound) ..
Condition: Very Good. Slight offset to the ½-title page from the front pastedown otherwise a very well presented copy.
Adapted by Alan Toogood. From the cover: “A Comprehensive Guide To Successful Gardening Your Climate. What you can grow successfully is determined by your climate, and our guide to climate zones will help you select plants that will flourish in your garden. GARDEN DESIGN — Follow the simple guidelines given here and you’ll be able to design a -garden that is beautiful and will suit your particular needs. GARDENING KNOW-HOW — Pruning, propagating, feeding, weeding, watering and composting: these are among the everyday gardening skills you’ll pick up from our detailed chapters. PESTS & DISEASES — No garden is without pests and diseases but they needn’t be a worry. Learn to identify all the ones you’re likely to meet and find out how to control them, often without poisons. OVER 300 PLANTS — More than 300 plants are described and illustrated in our comprehensive colour dictionary. There are full details so you’ll know whether or not they’ll suit your garden.”
Illustrator: Lorna Rose (Photos.)
Size: 9¼" x 6¾"
Number of Pages: 400
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