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Edible Gardens (BBG Guides for a Greener Planet)

Elizabeth Tehle Peters (Editor), Elizabeth Ennis (Illustrator)


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Turn good eats into a gorgeous garden Featuring everything from easy-to-grow annuals to long-fruiting perennials, this encyclopedia of edible plants offers colorful profiles highlighting each plant's ornamental attributes, origins, use as food, and cultivation requirements. A portfolio of garden designs-including a home orchard, American potager, children's garden, container gardens, and school garden-provides inspiration for home and professional gardeners alike. Additional information on organic care and sustainable techniques (slow gardening, permaculture, building soil) completes this hands-on guide.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 9781889538754, 119pp.

Publication Date: September 6, 2011