By growing vegetables in containers, even novice gardeners can reap a bounty of organic food in very small spaces. Anyone can harvest tomatoes on a patio, produce a pumpkin in a planter, or grow broccoli on a balcony a itas easy! Ed Smith shows you how to choose the right plants, select containers and tools, care for plants throughout the growing season, control pests without chemicals, and much more. He even includes plans for small-space container gardens that are perfect for urban and suburban gardeners.H Work it! Turn your compost pile frequently to increase air circulation and speed decomposition. If you get it right, the compost pile will shortly start to heat up. As this happens, a new batch of heat-loving microbes will start to take over the work.
|Title||:||The Vegetable Gardener's Container Bible|
|Author||:||Edward C. Smith|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2011-02-28|