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of this and want to take this book out again I liked the part about making ourthis and want to take this book out again I liked the part about making our plant supports Also this intelligent author gives the real low down on things like why ou might not want to plant food in A total skimmed read Really liked this Had no idea about Growing Degree Days till I read this definitely going to try using that Wasn t thrilled by this book This is a book that I did not read from cover to cover However there are many great ideas in it for gardening in small spaces I plan to purchase this one to add to my library for repeated re. Dible Spots and Pots allows readers to mix and match vegetables herbs small fruits and edible flowers to create a plant style patchwork based on the thriller dramatic focal point plants filler midheight bushy plants and spiller vines and twining plants formula for creating interesting and botanically sound gardens Plot free gardening offers practical solutions for any circumstance a gardener may encounter challenging spaces soils or weat. Some good gardening ideas in here for Who Don T Have Space who don t space for traditional garden Wish I d gotten as a paperback not uite as indepth as I was hoping This was a fun read I learned about some new plants and combinations As it is late in the season it is too late for me to apply the information I will have to revisit again in the spring A useful resource for beginner home gardeners The book clearly explains different types of containers beds basic gardening tips a nice section on suggested plant combinations and a section reviewing specific plants and their garden facts se. It’s time for home gardeners to rethink the traditional garden and explore the wide variety of options for growing edibles in anywhere gardens from decorative pots and raised beds to unusual growing bags hanging pouches and tomato rings These contained gardens are manageable than long rows or plots and reuire much less work et ield just as much bounty Featuring dozens of preplanned planting recipes based on space or container sizes