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