RHS Gardening Through the Year: Month-by-month Planning Instructions and Inspiration
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As well as specific monthly tasks for every part of the garden, there are at-a-glance checklists, expert plant advice and tips on organization including "Get Ahead" and "Is it Too Late?
New gardeners will stay one step ahead with this essential companion to gardening through the seasons. Packed with essential gardening advice, RHS Gardening Through the Year is the must-have book for new gardeners and a trusty reference for old hands. He was formerly head gardener for the late Geoff Hamilton who presented the BBC's flagship gardening programme Gardeners' World. Create a luscious garden that will flourish all year round with this new edition of a best-selling guide to gardening month by month.Keep on top of garden tasks with month-by-month chapters, "Last Chance" reminders, "Get Ahead" tips, and handy to-do lists. Clearly laid out and completely practical in approach, the guide is designed to ensure you make the very best use of your time. Whatever your level of skills in the garden, expert advice from the well-known gardener, Ian Spence, will help you keep your garden thriving all year round. Packed with beautiful photo galleries that showcase each month's Star Plant , you'll be inspired to have your own garden blooming throughout the year!
The only thing I would've like is a bit of advice on which plants are easier to look after (as someone who wants a gorgeous garden but is not particuarly green fingered this would've made it perfect) but that could just be me.He worked for many years in Barnsdale, Rutland, preparing weekly projects for the BBC's Gardeners' World programme. Also includes a photographic A-Z appendix of nearly 350 plants with detailed information on growing habit and care plus much more. This authoritative and accessible reference book is your infallible guide to a full 12 months of horticultural tasks.
The rest of each chapter is packed with advice on plant care, how to grow your own vegetables and fruit, maintaining garden features such as lawns and ponds, what to prune when, and illustrated step-by-step projects and gardening ideas. A new edition of this best-selling, easy-to-follow guide for beginner gardeners from BBC Gardener's World expert Ian Spence who shows what to do when in your garden month by month. With more than 1000 full-colour photographs of star plants for each month, step-by-step photographic sequences of garden projects and illustrated tasks, this is the garden reference that not only tells you what to do when, but also shows you how to do it. Facebook sets this cookie to show relevant advertisements to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin. Find out when the best time is for pruning rose bushes, when your potatoes will be ready to harvest, how to keep your lawn green and well-fed, and learn how to plan ahead with this comprehensive gardening book.Keep on top of garden tasks with month-by-month chapters, Last Chance reminders, Get Ahead tips, and handy to-do lists.