Kitchen Garden Companion: Growing by Stephanie Alexander. Dig, Plant, Water, Grow, Harvest.
Be encouraged into gardening by the detailed gardening notes that explain how you can plant, grow and harvest 73 different vegetables, herbs and fruit. The Whether you have a large plot in a surburban backyard or a few pots on a balcony, everything you need to get your kitchen garden started is in this fully upadted paperback edition (Vol.1) of Stephanie Alexander's Kitchen Garden Companion. The book is easy to use and as well as the expected headings such as when and how to plant, each plant has a paragraph headed 'Preparing and Sharing', and another headed 'Especially for Kids' with great suggestions for activities to get kids involved in growing.
So if you dream of picking fresh salad leaves for the evening meal, gathering vine-ripened tomatoes or pulling up your own sweet carrots, this is the book for you. Follow in the footsteps of on of Australia's best-loved cooks and food writers as she shares her experiences and the secrets of rewarding kitchen gardening.
Dimensions: 26.2 and 20 cm