Home-Grown Vegetables: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Would-be Smallholders


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Home-Grown Vegetables: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Would-be Smallholders Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Pavilion Books Pages: 104 Illustrations and other contents: 20 black & white and 15 colour illustrations Language: English ISBN: 9781843404170 Categories: , ,

What could be tastier than vegetables, picked straight from your back garden? Growing your own vegetables can be a rewarding pastime and you don’t need a big garden or allotment to cultivate your favourite vegetables, as fare can grow well in containers and smaller urban spaces. This beautiful and practical guide, marking a unique collaboration between the National Trust and Country Living magazine, celebrates the produce of allotments and gardens, from carrots and courgettes to artichokes and aubergines. Each vegetable entry details all you need to know about sowing, growing and harvesting with essential gardening notes and tips for successful planting. With beautiful illustrations throughout, you will find all you need for a healthy garden bursting with fresh produce all year round.

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Author Biography

Dedicated gardener Diana Galligan tends her south London urban plot with pride. She has worked on several gardening books during her long career in publishing, including the RHS Encyclopedia of Garden Design; has contributed regular gardening features to consumer magazines, including Good Housekeeping, as well as editing copy for several trade and commercial gardening magazines, among them Gardeners' World.