Container Food Gardening

The First-Time Gardener

Pamela Farley


Growing your own fresh, organic food in containers is a great way to begin your gardening journey This friendly guide includes everything you need to know to get started. Pam Farley lines the path to container food gardening success in clear, simple steps.

Not only will you learn how to get started, you'll also discover:

  • What size container you need for each different veggie
  • Why filling the pot with the perfect soil blend matters so much
  • When to fertilize and how often to water
  • Where to locate your container food garden for optimum production
  • What to do if problems arise and how to fix them
  • Tips for everything from staking and pruning your veggie plants to knowing when it's time to harvest

Plus, find a dozen fully illustrated planting plans for themed container food gardens, including a Smoothie Greens Garden, a Spring Stir-Fry Garden, a Spaghetti Sauce Garden, a Salad Greens Garden, and many others.


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    255 x 200mm
  • Publisher
    Cool Springs Press
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