Fruit & nuts: a comprehensive guide to the cultivation, uses and health benefits of over 300 food-producing plants
An informative and comprehensive guide to growing and using more than 200 species of fruits and nuts, this A–Z reference will inspire gardeners to grow and use a wider variety of edible plants. Each entry includes a brief history, detailed description, and authoritative information on propagation, as well as helpful advice about harvesting times and methods, cultivation and location needs, pruning, pests and diseases, nutrition and health benefits, and medicinal uses. An extensive, annotated list of cultivars will help gardeners and growers select the most appropriate plants for their location and needs. Suitable for home gardeners, horticulture professionals, orchardists, and nutritionists.
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Review: Fruit & Nuts: A Comprehensive Guide to the Cultivation, Uses and Health Benefits of Over 300 Food-Producing PlantsUser Review - Goodreads
Kind of silly, more of a reference book really. But lots of great info.
Review: Fruit & Nuts: A Comprehensive Guide to the Cultivation, Uses and Health Benefits of Over 300 Food-Producing PlantsUser Review - Benubenuyamenu - Goodreads
I found this book, and Susanna Lyle's vegetables one to be very informative. The horticultural basics in the beginning pages were generic, but I enjoyed the short elaborations on the importance and ... Read full review
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