Skip to content

Organic Gardening in Cold Climates

Spend $50 to get a free movie!

ISBN-10: 0878424512

ISBN-13: 9780878424511

Edition: 2nd 2002 (Revised)

Authors: Sandra Perrin

List price: $12.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $12.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

Forewordp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Introductionp. xii
Planning Your Gardenp. 1
Judging Soil Qualityp. 2
Testing Soil pHp. 3
Picking the Sitep. 4
Planning a Gardenp. 4
Intensive Gardeningp. 6
Selecting Toolsp. 8
Preparing Your Soilp. 11
Preparing an Established Gardenp. 12
Breaking Virgin Groundp. 12
Turning a Lawn into a Gardenp. 12
Organic vs. Chemical Fertilizersp. 14
Manure and Other Fertilizersp. 15
Compostp. 16
Planting in Cold Climatesp. 23
Starting Plants Indoorsp. 24
Season Extendersp. 31
When to Plantp. 35
Frost-free Daysp. 36
Tending Your Gardenp. 39
Wateringp. 40
Cultivationp. 41
Thinningp. 42
Weedingp. 42
Mulchingp. 43
Disease and Pest Controlp. 47
Companion Plantingp. 59
Fall Garden Carep. 64
Planning Next Year's Gardenp. 64
Harvestingp. 65
Preparing Storage Spacep. 66
Picking and Storingp. 67
The All-Year Gardenp. 69
Fruit and Vegetable Seedsp. 71
Historyp. 72
The Seed Industryp. 72
Hybrid Seedsp. 74
Don't Always Blame the Seedsp. 74
Varieties for Cold Climatesp. 75
Cool-Season Vegetablesp. 76
Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetablesp. 101
Varieties for a Small Gardenp. 117
Save Your Seedsp. 119
Care of Your Seedsp. 123
Herbs in Your Gardenp. 125
Varieties for Your Gardenp. 126
Preserving Your Herbsp. 129
Epilogue: Gardening and Therapyp. 130
Seed Companiesp. 131
Useful Literaturep. 137
Indexp. 139
Table of Contents provided by Syndetics. All Rights Reserved.