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Title:
Exotic foods : a kitchen and garden guide
Author:
Van Atta, Marian, 1924-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Sarasota, Fla. : Pineapple Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
x, 213 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781561642151
Format :
Book

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Central Library SB359 .V35 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

With over thirty years' experience cultivating tropical and subtropical fruits and vegetables, author Marian Van Atta brings the exotic home in the second edition of this popular guide:
-- Learn how to take full advantage of year-round warm weather (or your sun porch or greenhouse if you live in a colder climate) and grow rare delights such as the Surinam cherry
-- Learn how to grow favorite American fruit trees (such as apples, pears, and peaches) that you never thought could grow in your subtropical backyard
-- Find sources for exotic edibles as well as valuable tips to keep them free of pests and producing for years

A wealth of sumptuous and nutritious recipes, including drinks, main courses, desserts, relishes, jams, and jellies, are sure to inspire you to serve your bounty. Whether you are a cook who likes to garden, a gardener who likes to cook, a plant enthusiast, or simply someone who loves good food, this thorough garden and kitchen guide is guaranteed to have something for you.


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