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  • Published: 15 March 2013
  • ISBN: 9781849902229
  • Imprint: BBC Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $22.99

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Grow Your Own Plants


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From sowing seed to taking cuttings and dividing bulbs, Alan Titchmarsh presents the complete practical guide to reproducing your own plants. From the How to Garden series of gardening handbooks

One of the most exciting aspects of gardening is growing your own plants from scratch. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how simple it is to propagate plants by following a few basic techniques. Learn how to produce a flourishing garden filled with ornamental and edible plants, at very little expense.

* Demystified, down-to-earth approach to propagation
* Easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step diagrams
* A–Z directory with recommended propagation techniques for each plant
* Key tips on taking cuttings, sowing seed, layering and division
* Guidance on promoting growth of young plants

  • Pub date: 15 March 2013
  • ISBN: 9781849902229
  • Imprint: BBC Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $22.99

About the Author

Alan Titchmarsh

Originally trained at Hertfordshire College of Horticulture and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Alan Titchmarsh is the author of over 40 books about gardening, including How to be a Gardener Book 1: Back to Basics, the fastest-selling of all time in the genre, and the bestselling The Kitchen Gardener: How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg. He writes for BBC Gardeners' World Magazine, and is gardening correspondent for the Daily Express and Sunday Express. He has presented Gardeners' World, the annual coverage of The Chelsea Flower Show and Nature of Britain, and has his own daily chatshow.

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