USED - Desert Gardening: Fruits & Vegetables, The Complete Guide, Brookbank

Sale price $5.00 Regular price $22.00

1988.  
Two books in one . . . A tremendous reference tool you'll use all year 'round!

1. Complete how-to-do-it guide
--Drip irrigation and watering
--How to prepare desert soil
--Which plant and tree varieties to choose
--Citrus: Watering, pruning, fertilizing
--New varieties for favorites: tomatoes, strawberries, grapes, melons
And the unusual . . .
Low-chill apples
Oriental vegetables
Yard-long beans
--New chapters on hydroponics and alternatives to poisonous chemicals

2. Week-by-week desert calendar
--Learn how to work with the desert's short seasons, hot weather, insects, and soils
--When to plant
--When to prune

Over 650 photographs

Great for Arizona, California, New Mexico, Nevada, and Texas!