Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners ... more
and experienced gardeners. Expert advice on hanging baskets, window boxes, patio pots and sink gardens. Advice on compatibility of containers and plants such as bulbs, climbers and fruit and vegetables, and how to arrange them for maximum visual and olfactory impact. Includes advice on how to: Repot flourishing or struggling plants for better growth Protect from frost Propagate new plants from old Secure brackets/half-baskets to external walls.
Helps you learn how to grow vegetables from seed, maintain mature plants, keep the pests ... more
at bay and produce a sustainable crop in your vegetable garden. This work includes advice on feeding, watering and combating pests, weeds and diseases. It offers practical tips on preparing and improving soil.
Deals with the basic skills that every gardener needs to know and understand. This book ... more
includes guidance on selecting and using tools and equipment; instructions on pruning plants, including roses, shrubs and hedges; tips on how to increase cropping and flowering; and, advice on training for shape and support.
Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Growing Roses The rose is the nation's favourite flower and ... more
never goes out of fashion. This title shows how to grow and care for roses in your garden. It covers the essential techniques and provides inspirational ideas for training and planting schemes that will ensure healthy plants and stunning displays year on year. Full description
Flowering shrubs can be the most dramatic and beautiful features in a garden. This book ... more
gives expert advice on selecting the right plants for you, looking at colour, size and aspect to create stunning effects and healthy, happy plants. It also includes guidance on choosing flowering shrubs for colour and situation.