A comprehensive, full illustrated book on growing vegetables and herbs in New Zealand for gardeners at all skill levels.
This lavishly illustrated book carries on the great tradition of supplying good gardening information that was established in 1895 when Arthur Yates wrote the first Yates Garden Guide.
From artichokes to zucchini, and aloe vera to vietnamese mint, Yates Vegetable Garden will give you the latest advice on growing more than eighty vegetables and herbs. You’ll find easy-to-follow step-by-steps of tried-and-trusted techniques, as well as specialist tips on seasonal tasks, sowing and harvesting times, and controlling pests and diseases.
Organic options are considered throughout, and traditional gardening practices are combined with up-to-date methods to guarantee success.