Growing vegetables requires regionally specific informationawhat to plant, when to plant it, and when to harvest are based on climate, weather, and first frost. The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States tackles this need head on, with regionally specific growing information written by local gardening expert, Mary Ann Newcomer. This region includes Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, eastern Washington and Oregon, northern Nevada, and the southernmost parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan. Monthly planting guides show exactly what you can do in the garden from January through December. The skill sets go beyond the basics with tutorials on seed saving, worm bins, and more. This book also includes a comprehensive gardening primer and an A to Z of ediblesaa detailed, invaluable source for the regionas tried-and-tested varieties.But by keeping a garden journalaor simply noting import- ant weather events on a calendarayou will have a record ofwhat worked last year and could ... Was the spring last year so wet you had to plant peas, beans, or corn a second time?
|Title||:||The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States|
|Author||:||Mary Ann Newcomer|
|Publisher||:||Timber Press - 2014-03-24|