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Starter vegetable gardens : 24 no-fail plans for small organic gradens / Barbara Pleasant ; photography by John Gruen.
North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., 2010.
179 p. : ill., maps ; 31 cm.
9781603425292 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1603425292 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781603425308 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1603425306 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Part 1: Developing your garden plan -- The easy-care bag garden -- A bountiful border -- The front-yard food supply -- Family food factory gardens -- Part 2: Essential techniques and more planting plans -- Deciding what to grow -- Designing beautiful, big-flavor gardens -- Working with seeds and seedlings -- Supporting your plants -- Water: make every drop count -- The magic of mulch -- Fertilizing your garden -- Your insect friends and foes -- Preventing dastardly diseases -- Smart harvesting -- Stretching the seasons -- Part 3: Pick-of-the-crop veggie varieties.
Norwood Young America Non-Fiction
Pleasant, a master gardener and award-winning gardening writer, takes the guesswork out of growing food, explaining in simple, straightforward language how to start, maintain, and expand a bountiful vegetable garden in small, manageable spaces.