Grow Your Own Herbs in Pots : 35 Simple Projects for Creating Beautiful Container Herb Gardens Hardback
Growing your own herbs appeals to the novice gardener, the small-space gardener, and the organic cook.
Easy to grow, low maintenance and inexpensive, herbs are both attractive and practical in the garden.
In this book, Deborah Schneebeli-Morrell provides all the information you need for a healthy harvest.
Start with a reference guide to the easiest herbs to grow in containers, then learn about growing from seed, find out how to choose healthy seedlings if buying from a garden centre or nursery, and get useful tips and techniques on how to feed and deal with pests organically.
Over thirty step-by-step projects show you how to prepare your container and plant it up - choose from terracotta pots, recycled containers, hanging baskets, windowboxes and more.
Whether you are gardening on a windowsill or balcony, or want to plant a few pots for outside the kitchen door, "Grow Your Own Herbs in Pots" shows you the healthy way to grow a harvest of herbs.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 144 pages, col. Illustrations
- Publisher: Ryland, Peters & Small Ltd
- Publication Date: 11/02/2010
- Category: Gardening: herbs
- ISBN: 9781907030208
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Review by wyvernfriend
Excellent one for people who want to grow herbs in pots, it's practical and a lot of the projects look very doable, even with limited space. Some of the ideas I may come back to when my garden is a bit more mature, but it did make me think again about some of my planting.