- Tried-and-tested methods
- Month-by-month vegetable planner
- Pests and diseases to watch out for – and how to control them
From carrots to courgettes, find out how to cultivate your favourite produce with Growing Your Own Vegetables Made Easy. Compiled by the Which? Gardening experts, this guide shows you how to sow, grow and harvest a wide range of plants, so you can have a ready supply of delicious, fresh vegetables throughout the year.
The book starts by explaining how to plan your vegetable-growing adventure, whether you want to grow them in containers or an allotment, then focuses on the key techniques you’ll need to prepare and look after your plot. Then follow chapters for each group of vegetables, covering preparing the soil, tending to the plants, how to harvest and store, and a handy guide showing exactly what to do each month to produce a healthy crop. Throughout the book, you’ll find handy tips, step-by-step instructions and information on keeping pests and diseases at bay. And finally, there is a round-up of the monthly jobs you need to do to keep your plot productive and your harvest plentiful.
Whether you are a keen enthusiast or a gardening novice, Growing Your Own Vegetables Made Easy will prove an invaluable resource.