Palmers Fruit Growers Handbook
|Author:||Jon Muller & Diana Anthony|
A brand new addition to the growing range of Palmers gardening handbooks for beginner gardeners, aimed at de-mystifying and simplifying many aspects of growing fruit trees in the home garden. An introductory section provides information on best locations and soils, routine maintenance, pests, diseases, pruning and propagation. The comprehensive A-Z guide gives straightforward advice on the best varieties of each type of fruit to choose for your particular conditions, including problems to look out for, when to prune and when to harvest, as well as a handy calendar to remind you of essential tasks to undertake each season.
Diana Anthony is the author of seven previous books, including the best-selling The Small Edible Garden and its companion, Edible Garden Planner. Jon Muller has written several garden guides and regularly provides gardening advice on television. He also co-authored, Edible Garden Planner with Diana Anthony.