Landscaping with Fruit

Landscaping with Fruit

By Lee Reich

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781603420914, 191pp.

Publication Date: February 4, 2009

Description
Discover the joy of homegrown apples, fresh-picked cherries, and dozens of other fruits with this definitive guide to creating a more delicious backyard Lee Reich shows you how to grow temperate-zone fruit at home, from site analysis and climate assessment through plant selection, pest control, pruning, and harvesting. A plant-by-plant guide recommends 39 palate-pleasing species that are especially well-suited to the home landscape. Add beauty to your outdoor space while bringing organic fruit to your table.


About the Author
Lee Reich is an author, lecturer, and consultant whose books include "The Pruning Book" and "Weedless Gardening." Reich grows a broad assortment of fruit plants in his own garden, which has been featured in the "New York Times, Organic Gardening," and "Martha Stewart Living."