Complete Guide to Fruit Growing (Paperback)

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Growing fruit in the garden has never been so popular—or so easy. This guide takes a fresh look at many of the established favorites and new varieties now available, offering practical guidance for achieving top-quality results. Everything from selection, preparation, and planting to pollination, pest control, and harvesting is covered, and full details are included on the most popular fruits—apples, pears, plums, and cherries—and on less commonly cultivated kinds such as nectarines and figs. Featuring a section of growing fruit in greenhouses, this revised and updated edition is the complete manual for a satisfying and profitable hobby.

About the Author

Peter Blackburne-Maze is a professional horticulturist and writer specializing in fruit and vegetables. He is the author of the companion volume The Complete Guide to Vegetable Growing.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781847971739
ISBN-10: 1847971733
Publisher: The Crowood Press
Publication Date: June 1st, 2010
Pages: 128
Language: English