Creative Vegetable Gardening

Creative Vegetable Gardening

Accenting your Vegetables With Flowers

Book - 1997
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Baker & Taylor
Provides suggestions for combining vegetables with flowers in the garden, including information on designing the garden, planting for dramatic effect, and using fruit as a decorative element

Blackwell North Amer
Creative Vegetable Gardening offers the most up-to-date and original information on potager design and edible landscaping, allowing gardeners to create new gardens that are both handsome and productive, or beautify existing gardens. The myriad of suggestions offered are suitable for gardens of all sizes. Even a tiny vegetable patch can be imaginatively designed and planted. The chapters include information about how to design a garden; how to plant for dramatic effects; how to use fruit as a decorative element; gardening techniques from propagation to pest control and an extensive A to Z plant directory of vegetables, herbs, edible flowers, and fruits.

Publisher: New York, NY : Abbeville Press, 1997
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780789203526
Characteristics: 208 p. : ill. ; 27 cm


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Mar 12, 2012

This book taught me that Kitchen and vegetable gardening can be beautiful. I got so much inspiration from it. I love it and am going to buy a copy!

Jul 02, 2011

Full of beautiful pictures and lots of practical advise (including diagrams). Definitely got some good inspiration from this one.

Nov 10, 2010

The stunning vegetable gardens in this book are really very artistic. I like them so much. I hope everybody enjoy the book.

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