Creative Vegetable Gardening

Creative Vegetable Gardening

Book - 2008
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Working from the belief that a vegetable garden, whatever its size, can be as beautiful as a conventional garden of flowers and shrubs, this colorful guide shows how to apply the principles of good design to a kitchen plot. Find out how to use the vibrant texture, colors, and forms of vegetables, herbs, and fruit to create glorious effects and intriguing patterns without jeopardizing their productivity. A range of gardening techniques are described and illustrated with full-color step-by-step images, and an A-Z directory includes more than 150 edible plants to work with. From creating a full-scale potager (there are 5 different kinds to choose from) to simply adding some new effects with vegetables, there’s inspiration here for beginners and experienced gardeners alike.


Baker & Taylor
An updated gardening manual furnishes suggestions for combining vegetables with flowers, fruit, herbs, and other garden plantings and includes information on designing the garden, planting for dramatic effect, and using fruit as a decorative element, as well as an A-to-Z listing of more than 150 edible plants. Original.

Hachette Book Group
Working from the belief that a vegetable garden, whatever its size, can be as beautiful as a conventional garden of flowers and shrubs, this colorful guide shows how to apply the principles of good design to a kitchen plot. Find out how to use the vibrant texture, colors, and forms of vegetables, herbs, and fruit to create glorious effects and intriguing patterns without jeopardizing their productivity. A range of gardening techniques are described and illustrated with full-color step-by-step images, and an A-Z directory includes more than 150 edible plants to work with. From creating a full-scale potager (there are 5 different kinds to choose from) to simply adding some new effects with vegetables, there's inspiration here for beginners and experienced gardeners alike.


Baker
& Taylor

Provides suggestions for combining vegetables with flowers in the garden, including information on designing the garden, planting for dramatic effect, and using fruit as a decorative element.

Publisher: London : Mitchell Beazley, 2008
Edition: Rev. ed
ISBN: 9781845333904
184533390X
Branch Call Number: 635 L325c
Characteristics: 208 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm

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maequeen7
Mar 12, 2012

This book taught me that Kitchen and vegetable gardening can be beautiful. I got so much inspiration from it. I love it and am going to buy a copy!

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Knix
Jul 02, 2011

Full of beautiful pictures and lots of practical advise (including diagrams). Definitely got some good inspiration from this one.

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jianbo
Nov 10, 2010

The stunning vegetable gardens in this book are really very artistic. I like them so much. I hope everybody enjoy the book.

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