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Whether you’re lucky enough to have your own garden, run an allotment or only have enough room for a few pots and containers, you can successfully grow your own fresh vegetables to feed your family.John Harrison’s practical guide gives you all the information you need to prepare the soil and start sowing your seeds.

Learn all about:

Preparing the vegetable patch.
Getting the most from your land.
Tackling weeds and pests.
Benefiting from greenhouses and polytunnels.
Makingyour own compost and organic fertilizers.
Successional growing.
Saving and sowing your own seed.
Includes a month-by-month guide to help you plan your gardening year.

The Complete Vegetable Grower contains, in one comprehensive volume, all John’s tips and tried-and-tested methods for successful vegetable growing. It includes an indispensable A to Z guide to vegetables, month-by-month advice to help you plan your gardening year, and an easy-to-follow sowing and harvesting chart. And, for the first time, his practical advice is illustrated with hundreds of beautiful colour photos.


Britain's greatest allotment authority.
Independent on Sunday
Britain's greatest allotment authority.
The Bookseller
Gardens Illustrated
This book should inspire everyone.
Mail Online
I wish I'd had The Complete Vegetable Grower when I started out. Mr Harrison is a master of clarity.
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