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Allotment Month by Month How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg by Alan Buckingham
  

Allotment Month by Month How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg

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Allotment Month by Month How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg by Alan Buckingham

How to grow your own fruit and veg all year round on your allotment or in your gardenFor tasty, delicious fruit and veg that hasn't travelled halfway around the world, you can't beat home grown produce from your own allotment or vegetable patch. Here's how to ensure your plot provides fresh, healthy food all year round. Follow month-by-month, easy-to-follow advice on what to do on your allotment and how to do it. Pick up time saving tips and techniques on everything from pruning to dealing with pests. There's clear guidance on when to sow, plant, and harvest for excellent resultsGet more from your allotment with this indispensable companion.

About the Author

Alan Buckingham is a freelance writer. He has over twenty years' experience in illustrated publishing, both as an editor and as an author, and has worked on countless information books, interactive CD-ROMs, and websites. In recent years he has written chiefly about gardening and photography, his two main interests. Allotment Month by Month is illustrated with many of his own pictures. Alan is a long-time plot-holder on the prestigious Royal Paddocks Allotments near Hampton Court Palace, south-west London. Every summer he proves himself incapable of heeding his own advice and consequently grows far more fruit and vegetables than he and his family could ever hope to eat.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st April 2009

Author

Alan Buckingham

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Publisher

DK an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Format

Hardback
352 pages

Categories

Allotments

ISBN

9781405340854

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