Bob Flowerdew's Organic Gardening Bible is a comprehensive and invaluable guide to gardening in a more natural, sustainable and pleasurable way. Bob has been gardening organically for over 30 years - he knows all there is to know - and he packs this book with advice, top tips, the best varieties of flowers, fruits and vegetables and more, in a typically no-nonsense, practical and anecdotal way. He explains how to get rid of pests and diseases but encourage beneficial wildlife, how to manage weeds, how to grow for flavour and quality using the easiest means and how to plan your garden so that it looks beautiful and runs efficiently throughout the year. Bob's enthusiasm filters through every page, making organic gardening the only practical and effective way to garden. This book is a must for organic gardening novices and experts alike.
Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 1324 g
Dimensions: 269 x 234 x 28 mm
Praise for the previous edition: 'Bob Flowerdew is Britain's foremost authority on organic gardening, and in this substantial volume, he explains everything you need to know to create a paradise of organically reared flowers, fruit and vegetables [...] A must for every gardener.' * The Good Book Guide *
Bob Flowerdew's Organic Gardening Bible is a beautiful book and an invaluable guide to natural and sustainable gardening. Bob brings his wealth of experience of gardening organically for 30 years to this comprehensive volume. With his non-nonsense approach and in his practical, anecdotal style, he covers everything from the best varieties, controlling weeds and pests to encouraging beneficial wildlife.' * Kitchen Garden *
One of Britain's best-known organic gardeners shows you how to grow flowers, fruit and vegetables season by season. * BBC Country File *