9780470577059-0470577053-Container Gardening For Dummies

Container Gardening For Dummies

ISBN-13: 9780470577059
ISBN-10: 0470577053
Edition: 2
Author: Marken, Bill, DeJohn, Suzanne, The Editors of the National Gardening Association
Publication date: 2010
Publisher: For Dummies
Format: Paperback 344 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780470577059
ISBN-10: 0470577053
Edition: 2
Author: Marken, Bill, DeJohn, Suzanne, The Editors of the National Gardening Association
Publication date: 2010
Publisher: For Dummies
Format: Paperback 344 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Marken, Bill, DeJohn, Suzanne, The Editors of the National Gardening Association wrote Container Gardening For Dummies comprising 344 pages back in 2010. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0470577053 and 9780470577059. Since then Container Gardening For Dummies textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

Description

Learn to:

  • Choose, plant, and care for flowers, fruits, trees, and shrubs
  • Grow vegetables and herbs just steps away from your kitchen
  • Cultivate charming gardens in any climate
  • Prevent insects and diseases from invading containers the eco-friendly way

The easy way to get a green thumb in container gardening!

Want to spruce up your indoor or outdoor space with annuals, perennials, vegetables, and succulents? This updated edition of Container Gardening For Dummies gives you clear, concise step-by-step instructions for cultivating delightful gardens in everything from a redwood window box to a hanging basket to an old watering can. It also includes color photos to inspire your designs.

  • Getting the dirt on container gardening ― discover the advantages of growing plants in containers and learn how to maximize your garden conditions to help plants thrive
  • Picking a pot to plant in ― take a look around your living space and determine the best location and type of container for your garden
  • Enjoying a summer fling ― get the lowdown on the best single-season flowers, vegetables, and bulbs for container growing
  • Putting down roots ― find out which perennials, trees, shrubs, fruits, and berries give year-round impact
  • Designing and decorating ― take advantage of ideas and inspiration for creating eye-catching container gardening displays

Open the book and find:

  • Things you need to know before planting
  • A quick primer on climate
  • What to look for in a soil mix
  • How to work with perennials and annuals
  • Information you need to help you choose plants
  • Why and when containers need water and fertilizer
  • Guidance on replanting, repotting, and pruning
  • Tips for preventing insect pests and diseases
  • Ways to liven up your space with trees, shrubs, and vines
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