The Gardener''s Problem Solver
wide range of gardening topics, from planting seedlings to how to
kill slugs and other pests. Each of these 500 most-commonly asked
questions is answered by a panel of experts from the National
Gardening Association, and featured boxes provide additional
information. For ease of reference, the questions are split among
four main chapters-The Basics, Landscape Gardening, Flower
Gardening, and Vegetable Gardening-and then further subdivided into
subsections such as Climate and Weather, Composting, Lawns and
Ground Covers, Roses, Bulbs, Fruits, and Herbs. Find the answers to
such questions like:
- What are heirloom vegetables?
- What kind of creatures should be found in the compost bin? And
do they help the compost process?
- What are the best vegetables to grow in containers?
- How do I prune my roses? How do roses respond to light and
Produced in partnership with the National Gardening Association,
this book also contains climatic-zone maps showing rainfall and
temperature worldwide, a detailed glossary, and an extensive index.
This detailed and extensive problem-solving volume is an asset to
any gardening home library.