The Patch: The Big Allotment Challenge - Grow Make Eat (Hardback)

Tessa Evelegh


Accompanying the BBC Two television series, The Patch: The Big Allotment Challenge is a celebration of our nation's growing interest in knowing where our fresh produce comes from. Providing practical information on how to positively transform your garden's productivity, including detailed information on harvesting your own tantalising tomatoes, scrumptious strawberries and beautiful flowering plants to decorate your dining table, this book also covers other must-know topics such as dealing with pests and insects, pruning and the intricacies of soil and compost choice.

Ideal for the novice gardener and for those looking to further their knowledge of organic food cultivation, this book not only offers information on growing and caring for your own produce such as easy-to-grow vegetables, fruit, herbs and more; but also provides a comprehensive A-Z of stunningly delectable recipes for a plethora of preserves including jams, jellies, chutneys and cordials.

Product Details

  • Product code: TPAT
  • ISBN: 9781444782806
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 25.0cm x 19.6cm
  • Pages: 256
  • Publish date: 10/04/2014
  • Book points: 4

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Disappointed -

I bought this because of the description about (the plethora of recipes) I understand plethora to mean an abundance or excess, definitely the wrong word to describe 23 recipes! On the up, this is a very nice book for beginners to gardening.

Annieb, 11/06/2015