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Allotment Gardening For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-470-68641-6
456 pages
January 2012
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Part I: Getting to Grips with Allotment Gardening.

Chapter 1: Discovering What Allotments Are All About.

Chapter 2: Getting Hold of an Allotment.

Part II: Preparing for Allotment Success.

Chapter 3: Getting Started.

Chapter 4: Deciding What to Grow and When.

Chapter 5: Preparing Your Plot.

Chapter 6: Keeping Your Soil Healthy.

Chapter 7: Keeping Your Plants Healthy.

Chapter 8: Growing Organic.

Part III: Growing Your Favourite Vegetables.

Chapter 9: Going Underground with Root Vegetables.

Chapter 10: Exploring More Root Vegetables.

Chapter 11: Bringing Home the Brassicas.

Chapter 12: Growing Wholesome Herbs.

Chapter 13: Cultivating Everyday Essentials.

Chapter 14: Growing Leafy Greens.

Chapter 15: Planting Beans, Peas and Other Odds and Pods.

Chapter 16: Growing More Unusual Veg.

Part IV: Extending Your Allotment Repertoire.

Chapter 17: Growing Fruitful Fruit.

Chapter 18: Nurturing Flowers on an Allotment.

Part V: Getting the Most Out of Your Allotment.

Chapter 19: Involving Children on the Allotment.

Chapter 20: Hobnobbing with Allotment Society.

Chapter 21: Entering the World of Giants.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 22: Ten Common Mistakes to Avoid.

Chapter 23: Ten Ways to Revive a Flagging Allotment.


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