Grow Fruit: Gardens, Yards, Balconies, Roof Terraces (Paperback)

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Grow Fruit is your one-stop, step-by-step reference for growing your own fruit, from tree fruits like apples and figs to soft fruits like strawberries and blueberries to tender fruits like citrus and avocados. Now refreshed with a bold new look, this guide has been updated to include more fruit varieties than any other book of its kind.

Grow Fruit features detailed growing instructions for more than 40 fruits and provides inspiration and advice at every stage, from planning and planting to pruning and picking and everything in-between. With its clear and easy-to-follow photographic design, troubleshooting tips, and year-long planner, Grow Fruit makes thriving results achievable, whether you are an experienced gardener looking to expand your horizons or a foodie seeking your own organic or obscure fruit varieties.

About the Author

Alan Buckingham is an author, editor, photographer, and gardener. He holds a plot on the Royal Paddocks Allotments near Hampton Court Palace in London, where he grows more food annually than his family can eat. His books include Grow Fruit, Grow Vegetables, The Kitchen Garden, and DK Eyewitness: Photography. His books often feature his own photographs.

Praise For…

"…a great primer to help get you started, no matter what type of space limitations you might face." – Pittsburgh-Post Gazette

"Here is an easy one stop reference for growing your own grapes, tree fruit such as cherries, plums, pears, figs and peaches." – Boston Globe

Product Details
ISBN: 9781465444851
ISBN-10: 1465444858
Publisher: DK
Publication Date: February 2nd, 2016
Pages: 352
Language: English