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The Curious Gardeners Almanac: Centuries of Practical Garden Wisdom Niall Edworthy

The Curious Gardeners Almanac: Centuries of Practical Garden Wisdom

Niall Edworthy

Published November 6th 2007
ISBN : 9780399533778
Hardcover
192 pages
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A delightful anthology of curiosities that honors the gardening life.Celebrating the garden in all its splendid diversity and rich history, this collection of facts, ancient wisdom and customs, tips, and recipes features more than 1,000MoreA delightful anthology of curiosities that honors the gardening life.Celebrating the garden in all its splendid diversity and rich history, this collection of facts, ancient wisdom and customs, tips, and recipes features more than 1,000 entries-remarkable information about flowers, vegetables, fruits, trees, herbs, insects, birds, water, soil, tools, composts, climate, gardens and gardeners, myths, superstitions, and biodynamics.Woven into this wealth of knowledge are famous quotations, anecdotes, traditional sayings, lines of verse, and words of rural wisdom. Its a wonderful gift for any gardener, whether theyre tending a window box or a full-fledged farm.