Over 13 chapters, this book covers everything you need to know to grow healthy and tasty food for you and your loved ones. Within its pages you’ll learn what plants need to live and thrive and how you can provide those necessities as well as how to plan a garden and fill it with plants. There’s a chapter dedicated to dealing with pests, diseases and weeds and another devoted to the growing requirements of the most commonly grown edible plants.
This is essential reading for all new gardeners.
- Nearly 51,000 enlightening words
- ePub format (DRM-free so you can load it onto all of your devices)
Print book (coming soon)
“Edible Gardening: K. M. Wades’s Complete Guide for Beginners by Kelly Wade is a useful tool for all those who want to start a garden of their own, but have never tried before and to those who think they have a ‘brown thumb.’ The book will take us on the right gardening path as we learn how to make a garden bed, how to grow edibles in containers, how to get plants to grow and thrive, and the things one should plant. No matter where we live and what kind of garden we want to grow, the book will see us having a ‘green thumb’ in no time!
“The author handles the topic in an organized and methodical way, making it interesting to readers and encouraging them to start their own garden by giving all the basics. The book begins with information on how to start growing plants, common and botanical names of plants, plant anatomy, and pulls readers in by giving details about how to grow plants from seed, seedlings, and mature plants. As the book progresses, there are also details about gardening tools, lawns, and also how to deal with weeds, pests, and diseases. The book covers the topic extensively and gives confidence to all of us who want to try our hand at gardening and have a great garden at home. The tips and techniques are simple and easy to practice and encouraging to all those wanting to try their hand at gardening and be successful at it.”
5-Star review, Mamta Madhavan, Readers’ Favorite