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The Science of Gardening The Hows and Whys of Successful Gardening by Peter Jones
  

The Science of Gardening The Hows and Whys of Successful Gardening

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The Science of Gardening The Hows and Whys of Successful Gardening by Peter Jones

Most gardening books deal with the how of gardening - how to prune roses, take cuttings or control diseases. This approach means you have to follow rules and instructions which are easy to forget or misunderstand. A complementary approach is to understand why plants respond to pruning, why only some plant shoots produce roots when taken as cuttings and why crop rotation can help manage disease in the vegetable garden.

About the Author

Peter Jones

Peter Jones spent several years working as a consultant in credit card banking, fixing various issues in high-profile organisations. (And thereby most likely causing the credit crisis and global recession.) Peter's outlook on life changed dramatically when Kate, his wife of 2 years and 3 months, passed away due to a brain haemorrhage. He left his job in finance to follow his passions: now he has written both fiction and non-fiction, and currently runs workshops and talks on his subject of expertise: How To Do Everything and Be Happy. Peter lives just a few miles outside London. He doesn't own a large departmental store and probably isn't the same guy you've seen on Dragons' Den. For more information, visit Peter's website howtodoeverythingandbehappy.com

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Book Info

Publication date

15th April 2011

Author

Peter Jones

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Author's Website

howtodoeverythingandbehappy...

Publisher

The Crowood Press Ltd

Format

Hardback
256 pages

Categories

Gardening

ISBN

9781847972422

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