From wildlife corners to fruit and veg, hundreds of gardening projects practically anyone can do, from the experts at the RHS. In ebook format If you want to start gardening or simply improve your skills these sure-fire projects for beginners and more experienced gardeners will give you green fingers in no time. Follow the step-by-step photographs and expert advice from the RHS and tackle practical ideas for gardens large and small, from planting pots of vegetables on a patio, to making a border for year-round colour. You'll find all the detailed guidance and quick tips you'll need covering materials, plants, location and timing - and showing you how to get great results every time. Covering all the basics and providing essential tips and techniques on aftercare, this is the practical, inspirational guide for every gardener.
Provides step-by-step instructions on how to grow almost anything, from planting herbs in pots to sowing a vegetable garden to feeding the family to creating a beautiful terraced flower garden.
Gardening projects absolutely anyone can do, from the experts at the RHSIf you want to start gardening or simply improve your skills, RHS How to Grow Practically Everything will show you how. The fool-proof projects for beginners and more experienced gardeners will give you green fingers in no time.Follow the step-by-step photographs and expert advice from the RHS and have a go at practical projects for gardens large and small, from planting pots of herbs or vegetables on a patio, to making garden beds or borders for year-round colour. You'll find all the detailed guidance and suggestions you'll need on materials, plants, locations and timings, so you can get great results every time.Covering all the basics of growing and providing essential tips and techniques on aftercare, RHS How to Grow Practically Everything, now available with a new jacket and in paperback (previous ISBN: 9781405327299), is the essential, inspirational guide for every gardener.
This Trilogy explains “What is Horticulture?”. Volume three of Horticulture: Plants for People and Places presents readers with detailed accounts of the scientific and scholastic concepts which interact with the arts and humanities and which now underpins the rapidly evolving subject of Social Horticulture. This discipline transcends the barriers between science, medicine and the arts. This volume covers:- Horticulture and Society, Diet and Health, Psychological Health, Wildlife, Horticulture and Public Welfare, Education, Extension, Economics, Exports and Biosecurity, Scholarship and Art, Scholarship and Literature, Scholarship and History and the relationship between Horticulture and Gardening. This volume brings the evolution of the Discipline and Vocation of Horticulture firmly into the 21st Century. It covers new ground by providing a detailed analysis of the value of Horticulture as a force for enhancing society in the forms of social welfare, health and well-being, how knowledge is transferred within and between generations, and the place of Horticulture in the Arts and Humanities. Substantial emphasis is given to the relationships between health, well-being and plants by the internationally acclaimed authors who have contributed accounts of their work in this book.
Grow herbs, vegetables, and flowers in your home that look amazing and taste even better with Indoor Edible Garden. Featuring 28 innovative step-by-step projects, Indoor Edible Garden is a highly visual guide full of practical tips and stylish ideas for how to create edible indoor gardens using whatever space you have available--from balconies and windowsills to countertops, walls, and even ceilings. Inspiring from the start, this book shows off its lush garden projects through beautiful design and full-color photographs. Reference more than 30 profiles of the top herbs, edible flowers, fruiting plants, and vegetables, then, follow DIY project templates to grow your gardens into beautiful home decor. The step-by-step instructions include how to create a hanging garden "globe" with chili and basil plants, how to make the growing area for herbs just right so they will flourish, and more. Plus, Indoor Edible Garden includes straightforward explanations of scientific methods such as artificial lighting and hydroponics and key techniques for planting, drainage, and harvesting. Indoor Edible Garden helps create stunning and edible home decor so your living space will be fruitful--and beautiful--all year round.
Die Autoren bewirtschaften eine Farm in Cornwall und geben praxisnahe Ratschläge und für eine universelle Selbstversorgung - von alternativen Energien bis zum Brotbacken. Auch Stadtbewohner finden nützliche Anregungen.
Spanischer Autor, geb. 1951. - Das erste Treffen mit seiner Geliebten bringt Viktor in eine höchst prekäre Situation: die verheiratete Marta bricht zusammen und stirbt. Ihr Tod verfolgt Viktor lange Zeit, bis er sich aufmacht, den mysteriösen Vorfall auf eigene Faust zu klären.