Adult Books

Organic Gardening for the 21st Century
A Complete Guide to Growing Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs, and Flowers

By John Fedor

Subject: Gardening
Paperback | 288 pages | 7 1/2 x 9 7/8
US$19.95 | CAN$21.95
Publication Date: 2010-02-18
ISBN: 9781606521236
This comprehensive guide to organic gardening will help you create a steady supply of organically grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers all year round. Includes the latest information on how to find, choose, and grow plants that thrive without synthetic chemicals. Learn how to:
  • Plant traditional varieties, known as heirloom plants, that were developed before the use of pesticides and fertilizers
  • Select regional varieties adapted to your climate and location
  • Increase your bounty by repurposing seeds from your own garden
  • Discourage pests while encouraging beneficial insects and birds
Includes a beautifully illustrated, A-to-Z directory of 250 varieties of vegetables, fruits, nuts, and herbs. Detailed entries include when to sow, plant, and harvest; cultivation information; and the top 10 health-enhancing fruits and vegetables.