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All you need to know about cultivating your very own fresh fruit in the garden.

You can’t beat growing, picking and eating fruit from your very own garden. This book will guide you through the processes and pitfalls of fruit-growing, from propagating your first seeds, or planting your first tree, to selecting the ripe fruits for your dinner table.

Includes:
* guidance on selecting all types of fruit for home growing
* handy tips for maximizing flavour and cropping
* illustrated A–Z profiles of recommended fruit
* practical advice on care, harvesting, storage, pruning, propagation and pest control
* step-by-step illustrations showing essential techniques

Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive practical guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to grow delicious fruit in your garden.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9781846074011

    April 15, 2010

    BBC Books

    128 pages

    RRP $19.99

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When I Was a Nipper
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Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Small Gardens
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Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Flowering Shrubs
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Recommendations

The Book of Pears
The Allotment Almanac
Gardeners' World 101 - Grow to Eat Ideas
The Garden Farmer
The Sweet Potato Cookbook
The Almanac
How to Grow Stuff
The Ten-Minute Gardener's Vegetable-Growing Diary
Moro East
The Tui NZ Fruit Garden
Gardeners' World: First Time Veg Grower
Delia's Kitchen Garden
Backyard Farming