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If you are thinking of growing any type of potted plants
due to limitations of space in an apartment or condominium or if you want to enjoy the convenience and accessibility of gardening in containers
, this booklet is for you!Quickly learn
how to prepare your soil mix, fertilizers and pH and the advantages of different types of containers such as terra-cotta and wood and window boxes.
This booklet will also guide you through the entire potted process including:Acquiring plants
Potting your herbs
Plant maintenance (how to deal with pests and disease, maintaining tall herbs and root-pruning
How to preserve your herbs
If you are wanting to grow herbs (the legal kind!), but don't know which ones you want to try growing, this book has a guide (with pictures, which we all love) of several different types of herbs and their best growth conditions.
Learn to work with
nearly 50 types of herbs
Anise Hyssop, Mexican Hyssop
Arugula, Regula, Roquette, Rucola
Bee Balm, Bergamot, Oswego Tea