Niki Jabbour's Veggie Garden Remix: 238 New Plants to Shake Up Your Garden and Add Variety, Flavor, and Fun
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- Paperback (BC)
- 01 Mar 2018
- Storey Publishing
- 192 pages - 250 x 190 x 10mm
After years of growing the same kinds of vegetables, home gardeners are looking for something new to try. After all, if you like broccoli, you might also like broccoli raab. If you’re a tomato enthusiast, you should try garden huckleberry. Do you love cilantro? Why not plant its Central American cousin cilantro? These are just a handful of the dozens of examples best-selling author Niki Jabbour introduces readers to in this creative approach to food gardening. Each chapter features a vegetable garden staple — such as cucumber, lettuce, cabbage, and asparagus — then presents uncommon varieties and relatives that are worth getting to know due to their superior flavour or exceptional hardiness — or just to keep things interesting! Basic growing information is combined with fun facts and horticultural history that gardeners and cooks will eat up.
THE YEAR-ROUND VEGETABLE GARDENER 9781603425681 (Paperback), 9781603429924 (Hardback) and GROUNDBREAKING FOOD GARDENS 9781612120614
Avid vegetable gardeners love the challenge of creating an even-better garden than last year's and best-selling author Niki Jabbour meets this challenge with 238 vegetables most gardeners have never heard from that are guaranteed to shake up the routine, including ethnic favourites from around the globe, and crops that offer intriguing flavours and textures, novel colours and shapes, and, in some cases, hardier plants for a longer growing season.