231 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Presents planting and growing advice for 224 varieties of unusual vegetable and herbs from around the world, including the Cape gooseberry, Middle Eastern molokhia, Asian celtuce, Japanese winter squash, and Thai basil.
"Best-selling author Niki Jabbour invites you to shake up your vegetable garden with an intriguing array of 224 plants from around the world. With her lively "Like this? Then try this!" approach, Jabbour encourages you to start with what you know and expand your repertoire to try related plants, many of which are delicacies in other cultures. Jabbour presents detailed growing information for each plant, along with fun facts and plant history. Be prepared to have your mind expanded and catch Jabbour's contagious enthusiasm for experimentation and fun in the garden."
Introduction -- Like tomatoes? -- Like cucumbers? -- Like summer squash? -- Like snap beans? -- Like arugula? -- Like lettuce? -- Like asparagus? -- Like spinach? -- Like cabbage? -- Like broccoli? -- Like potatoes? -- Like spring radishes? -- Like bulb onions? -- Like parsnips? -- Nine global herbs you need to know.
Veggie garden remix
Online version: Jabbour, Niki, author. Niki Jabbour's veggie garden remix North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2018 9781612126715 (DLC) 2017047879
9781612126708 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
1612126707 (paperback ; alkaline paper)