Blue Potatoes, Orange Tomatoes: How to Grow a Rainbow Garden

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Sierra Club Books for Children, Apr 1, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
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An introduction to organic gardening which explains how to grow a cornucopia of fruits and vegetables in unexpected colors, outlining simple guidelines for planning, planting, caring for, and troubleshooting a rainbow garden. Also includes some special recipes.

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User Review  - kdufrene - LibraryThing

This book is very informative on planting, different types of vegetables, facts, and critter control. I enjoyed reading this book because it talks a great deal amount on gardening and I strongly ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Ruth Heller was a good choice for illustrator. i really do want to grow a rainbow garden and try these recipes now! Creasy is very thorough - children ages 8 up could succeed with very little help; children younger would still have a wonderful experience sharing the work with their grownups. Read full review

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Need information Ruth Heller is one of America's best-loved children's authors. Known for her nonfiction picture books with clever rhymes and boldly colorful illustrations, she has more than thirty titles to her credit, including the best-selling Chickens Aren't The Only Ones. She makes her home in San Francisco, California.

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