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How to make black gold in your garden

Advantages: Covers more areas and types of composting than other titles, good troubleshooting advice
Disadvantages: If you already have a bin, extensive info on choosing system may be irrelevant

I work part time as a gardening trainee, and my head gardener calls compost "black gold". Some people call making it an art, which is perhaps going too far for what is essentially creatively mixing rotting things together, but it shows the importance gar ...

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Review of How To Make And Use Composte The Ultimate Guide - Nicky Scott

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There's a Revolution brewing in the garden..

Advantages: Covers a wide range of crops, good level of information on each, well illustrated
Disadvantages: Choice of crops favours those used in Asian, and to a lesser extent "Tex-mex" cuisine

I hope to grow the majority of my own fruit and vegetables one day, and the fact I also work as a garden trainee means I always have a keen interest in learning more about growing edibles. I have acquired a number of books about the subject over the last ...

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Review of James Wong's Homegrown Revolution - James Wong

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One of the secrets to my gardening success

Advantages: Offers a wealth of knowledge for creating tubs, baskets and a beautiful garden
Disadvantages: None for me

1001 Most Popular Garden Plants - Antje Rugullis My Reasons for Purchase My father has always been a keen gardener and can turn his hand to almost anything and I have vivid and very ...

Alyson29 12.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of 1001 Most Popular Garden Plants - Alan Gear

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Learn Allot Grow Allot

Advantages: Clear concise advice and easy to follow
Disadvantages: None for me

~~ Allotment – Month by Month ~~ I have the most vivid and wonderful childhood memories where I would help my Dad in the garden where he would be working hard with planting and harvesting our family’s ve ...

Alyson29 21.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Allotment Month by Month - Alan Buckingham

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More veg anyone?

Advantages: Easy to follow, not overwhelming
Disadvantages: None, it is a super book!

Growing our own vegetables has always been an ambition of ours but the outside space that we used to have never allowed us to produce anything more than a plate of salad, however, when we moved house a while back we finally had the space t ...

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Review of Allotment Month by Month - Alan Buckingham

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