Fruit and Vegetables for Scotland: What To Grow and How To Grow It
by Kenneth Cox & Caroline Beaton
WINNER OF THE UK PRACTICAL GARDENING BOOK OF THE YEAR
‘An excellent guide’ – Scottish Field
The only guide to growing fruit and vegetables specifically in Scotland’s climate.
This fascinating and practical book explores the history of fruit, vegetable and herb growing in Scotland, and provides a contemporary guide to the best techniques for growing produce, whether in a garden, allotment, patio or window box. Packed with hundreds of colour photographs, drawings and descriptive diagrams, this is a detailed and comprehensive bible for the gardener. In addition to advice on climate and soil conditions, it has contacts for organisations, specialist societies, nurseries and suppliers, as well as a detailed bibliography and list of useful websites.
This is an essential reference book for anyone aiming to get the best possible results from their garden produce north of the border.
Paperback: 298 pages
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd., 2012 (new edit. 2015)
Product Dimensions: 18.9 x 2 x 24.6 cm
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