The Garden Primer

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Rodale, Jan 1, 2003 - Gardening - 673 pages
31 Reviews
A 688-page volume jam-packed with practical information, advice, tips, and quirky wisdom, its aim is to teach readers how to garden more simply and successfully.
  

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User Review  - Hana - Goodreads

I grew up spending summers on the Jersey Shore (the one in the US). My mother was wild about gardens and I seem to have inherited the longing for the feel of the soil and the sun on the herbs. But it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

Excellent basic primer on everything organic gardening. GREAT for a beginner but still comprehensive. Taps into common-sense and tried and true farmer's wisdom. I got this from the library, renewed it twice, and then finally just bought it because it is definitely a great reference to have! Read full review

Contents

Green Side Up i CHAPTER
1
CHAPTER m
3
Planning Your CHAPTER
7
CHAPTER 2
17
CHAPTER 3
41
Gardening Gear
80
CHAPTER 4
119
107
160
CHAPTER 5
472
Annuals IIS CHAPTER 9
519
Shrubs 48i Plant Hardiness
613
MailOrder Sources
619
Wildf lowers 555 Index
635
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