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Title:
The complete guide to growing tomatoes : everything you need to know explained simply--including heirloom tomatoes
Author:
Everhart, Cherie H.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Ocala, Fla. : Atlantic Pub. Group, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
288 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
The tomato may sound like a humble food item, but learning to nurture that perfectly juicy, tender-fleshed fruit from a vine in the soil to an accompaniment on your dinner plate takes a little practice-- and a lot of knowledge.
Language:
English
Contents:
A short history of tomatoes -- Tomato varieties explained -- Selecting a site and improving the soil -- Starting tomatoes from seed -- Planting outside -- Tomato care through the seasons -- Non-traditional tomato growing -- Dealing with pests and disease -- Organic tomato gardening -- Heirloom tomatoes -- Harvesting and using your tomato crop.
ISBN:
9781601383501
Format :
Book