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Grow your own vegetables in pots and containers

Grow your own vegetables in pots and containers

Peacock, Paul, author

This title is aimed at the majority of us who live in terraced houses, high rise flats, town houses and semi-detached properties with a small garden and often nowhere to grow but the patio. It shows how to make the most of pots and planters; how to plan for a reasonable yield; and how never to run out of at least something special to eat

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Robinson, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Paul Peacock
ISBN: 1472137051, 9781472137050
Note: Originally published: as Patio produce. Oxford: How To Books, 2009.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: x, 165 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm.
Series: A how to book
Subject: Container gardening.; Fruit-culture.; Patio gardening.; Gardening.; Vegetable gardening.
Uniform Title: Patio produce
Series Title: How to book.

Author note

Paul Peacock writes a weekly column for the Daily Mirror as Mr Digwell and has appeared on radio and television discussing gardening, self-sufficiency and beekeeping. He is an advocate of growing food at home, even if all you have

Back cover copy

You might not have all the space in the world, but you can enjoy a lot of its flavour!

This book will show how you can grow delicious, wholesome fruit and vegetables in the smallest of spaces. It shows you how to make the most of pots and planters; how to create decorative but edible displays; how to plan for a reasonable yield; and how never to run out of at least something special to eat.

If you have a balcony on a high rise, a roof garden or a patio, you can immeasurably enhance your quality of life, benefit your health, and enjoy some amazing meals from the freshest and richest ingredients.

This book will take your from plant pot to plate, with detailed step-by-step instructions on how to grow veg on the patio. You will enjoy knowing that you have grown, nurtured, harvested and cooked to perfection your own delicious vegetables and fruit.