Vegetable gardening the Colonial Williamsburg way : 18th-century methods for today's organic gardeners / Wesley Greene ; photography by Barbara Temple Lombardi.
Book | Rodale | 2011

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Description
ix, 246 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Note
Includes index.
Contents
Of beans and peas -- Of the cabbage family -- Of salad greens -- Of root crops -- Of the onion family -- Of melons and cucumbers -- Of squash, pumpkins, and gourds -- Of tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants -- Of luxuries and oddities -- Gardening under cover -- Growing sticks.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index.
Summary
A Colonial Williamsburg garden historian outlines traditional methods for planting and tending fifty different vegetables, profiling such 18th-century utilities as shelter paper and fermented manure while sharing organic techniques.
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ISBN
9781609611620 hardcover
1609611624 hardcover
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