If you're already a fan of Organic Vegetable Gardening, you can now start growing you own fruit as well! Friends, family, work colleagues and visitors will rejoice in your successful harvesting of delicious organic fruit achieved by following this no-fail guide to all aspects of organic fruit growing.
Written in her usual, easy to read style, Organic Fruit Growing provides information that will get novice gardeners started on their fruit growing adventure and direct more experienced fruit growers to increased success.
For those impatient to get started, there are profiles on fruit that will begin to bear in as little as twelve months. Organic Fruit Growing will have you adding healthy, home grown, organic fruit to your diet faster than you thought possible.
Annette makes fruit growing easy with advice on soil preparation, drainage, nutrition, purchasing and planting, coping with climatic variations, pruning and organic control of pests and diseases.
Complete with profiles of 60 shrubs, vines and trees; including unusual fruits such as carambola, grumichama and granadilla, Organic Fruit Growing contains detailed fruit profiles that provide specific advice on how to best manage the individual requirements of each fruit.
Annette McFarlane lectures in horticulture and is a regular contributor to a range of gardening publications, including the ABC Organic Gardener magazine. She presents 'Gardening Talkback' on ABC Radio in Brisbane and is the author of the bestselling Organic Vegetable Gardening and Successful Gardening in Warm Climates.
Organic Fruit Growing: Your Complete Guide to Producing Beautiful Fruit all Year Round
Harper Collins Australia
Author: Annette McFarlane