Growing Fruit In Northern Gardens by Sara WilliamsGrowing Fruit In Northern Gardens by Sara Williams

Growing Fruit In Northern Gardens

bySara Williams, Bob Bors

Paperback | December 1, 2017

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A comprehensive full-colour handbook for growing fruit in cold climates that is aimed at the home gardener. Includes a detailed map and reference guide to zones, hardiness, planting time, and best practices to ensure growth and survival.From pincherries to haskaps, tree fruits to vine fruits, and everything in between, renowned horticulturalists Dr Bob Bors and Sara Williams delve into the science of growing and maintaining fruit plants for northern gardeners.Each specific fruit plant is given its own chapter in this beautifully designed reference guide, complete with charts and colour photographs, outlining and describing the plant and its history, planting, care, and any problems (such as insects and disease) that are typically associated with growing it. Gardeners will be able to decide which plants would work best in their own gardens, and harvest the fruits of their success.
Bob Bors is the Project Leader of the Domestic Fruit Program and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences. He began in 1999 to head the Fruit Program at the University of Saskatchewan. Bob obtained a BSC from the University of Maryland, and a PhD from the University of Guelph. Bob's research focuses on breeding, tissu...
Title:Growing Fruit In Northern GardensFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.98 × 7.52 × 0.81 inPublished:December 1, 2017Publisher:Coteau BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1550509136

ISBN - 13:9781550509137

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