Flowerpot Farming: Creating Your Own Urban Kitchen Garden (Paperback)
Join the Flowerpot farming revolution! You don't need acres of land or even a big garden to enjoy your very own home-grown, fresh garden produce. The balcony, backyard, patio or even the doorstep can all be turned over to vegetable production. Flowerpot Farming shows you how to create an orchard on the patio, grow new season potatoes out of gags and offers a continuous source of seasonal vegetables throughout the year. This resourceful and informative reference book details all you will need to know to turn your slabs of concrete into your very own grocery store. With plenty of advice on soil preparation, tools, maintenance, the best seeds, the best planting times and plenty more, this book will encourage everyone to get started in 'flowerpot farming'
About the Author
Jayne Neville quit her job in the city and moved to rural Lincolnshire in Eastern England, where she set up a market gardening business, growing and selling her organic fruit and vegetables. The venture was a great success and she has now added sheep to her growing list of activities. She learned many of the essentials of farm life as they were required. She now writes popular columns passing on her wisdom to eager readers of both Home Farmer and Smallholder magazines.