Search Results for "alan-titchmarsh-how-to-garden-pests-and-problems"

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pests and Problems

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pests and Problems

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448140668
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 128
  • View: 3267
DOWNLOAD NOW »
In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh addresses key problem areas and provides easy-to-follow guidance on how to protect precious plants. Encouraging gardeners to create healthy ecosystems, Alan talks through the techniques to deal with harmful pests, weeds, diseases and disorders and suggests preventative measures to ensure happy, disease-resistant plants. * Directory of pests and problems with over 200 colour illustrations * Good gardening techniques for preventing disorders * How to select the right plants for the right conditions * Advice on chemical versus nonchemical treatments * Instructions for tackling problems in lawns and borders

Pests and Problems

Pests and Problems

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Bbc Publications
  • ISBN: 9781846074066
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 128
  • View: 3964
DOWNLOAD NOW »
In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh addresses key problem areas and provides easy-to-follow guidance on how to protect precious plants. Encouraging gardeners to create healthy ecosystems, Alan talks through the techniques to deal with harmful pests, weeds, diseases and disorders and suggests preventative measures to ensure happy, disease-resistant plants. * Directory of pests and problems with over 200 colour illustrations * Good gardening techniques for preventing disorders * How to select the right plants for the right conditions * Advice on chemical versus nonchemical treatments * Instructions for tackling problems in lawns and borders

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Small Trees

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Small Trees

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1473532388
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 96
  • View: 6649
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Few elements add interest to a garden better than a well-placed tree, and even small gardens can accommodate one. But trees are long-term investments, so it's worth knowing exactly what you want before you plant. Here Alan Titchmarsh guides us through the selection and planting processes, plus how to look after trees to ensure optimum performance and maximum impact. * Garden design ideas and where to plant trees * Practicalities of location and aspect * Ornamental effects for all seasons * Pests, tree diseases and problems * Illustrated gallery of recommended trees

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Vegetables and Herbs

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Vegetables and Herbs

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448140536
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 144
  • View: 4595
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Learn all the tricks to grow vegetables from seed, maintain mature plants, keep the pests at bay and produce a sustainable crop in your vegetable garden. Includes: * A-Z of vegetables and herbs, how to grow your own and harvest them * advice on feeding, watering and combating pests, weeds and diseases * practical tips on preparing and improving soil * how to manage your plot to ensure year-round produce Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic skills and on to the advanced gardening techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Growing Roses

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Growing Roses

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448142113
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 128
  • View: 6035
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The rose is the nation's favourite flower and never goes out of fashion. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to grow and care for roses in your garden. He covers all the essential techniques and provides inspirational ideas for training and planting schemes that will ensure healthy plants and stunning displays year on year. * A-Z directory of Alan's recommended roses * Essential techniques for pruning and support * How to combine roses with other plants * Suggested roses for all garden situations, including shady and exposed sites * Comprehensive guide to understanding rose types

How to be a Gardener

How to be a Gardener

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Hylas Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781592580361
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 570
  • View: 1057
DOWNLOAD NOW »
"I want you to get a feel for gardening, to use all your senses - touch, taste, smell, sight and hearing - to make you a good gardener." -Alan Titchmarsh

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Wildlife Gardening

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Wildlife Gardening

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448142105
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 128
  • View: 9058
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The most successful gardens work with nature to create natural environments in which jobs such as pollination and pest control are left to the wildlife. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to create natural ecosystems in your garden to encourage beneficial insects, birds and other wildlife and establish the best environment in which your garden will thrive. * Design ideas and planting plans for wildlife-friendly gardens * Wildlife gallery showing common birds, mammals, amphibians and insects and how to attract them to your garden * How to create natural habitats * Recommended trees, shrubs and flowers for biodiversity * Seasonal tasks for the year

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Grow Your Own Plants

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Grow Your Own Plants

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1448141567
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 96
  • View: 7209
DOWNLOAD NOW »
One of the most exciting aspects of gardening is growing your own plants from scratch. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how simple it is to propagate plants by following a few basic techniques. Learn how to produce a flourishing garden filled with ornamental and edible plants, at very little expense. * Demystified, down-to-earth approach to propagation * Easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step diagrams * A–Z directory with recommended propagation techniques for each plant * Key tips on taking cuttings, sowing seed, layering and division * Guidance on promoting growth of young plants

Vegetables and Herbs

Vegetables and Herbs

  • Author: Alan Titchmarsh
  • Publisher: Random House
  • ISBN: 1846073960
  • Category: Herb gardening
  • Page: 144
  • View: 4690
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Alan provides key tips and practical advice to help new and experienced gardeners make the most of their vegetable gardens. Learn all the tricks to growing vegetables from seed, maintain mature plants, keep the pests at bay and produce a sustainable crop in your vegetable garden, plus harvesting and storing crops.

Pests and Diseases

Pests and Diseases

  • Author: David Hurrion
  • Publisher: BBC Books
  • ISBN: 9781846079191
  • Category: Gardening
  • Page: 216
  • View: 5829
DOWNLOAD NOW »
You can pour your heart and soul into creating a beautiful garden for recreation and relaxation, only to have it ruined by a legion of bugs, weeds, diseases and mould. Using this handy compact guide from the team at Britain's best-selling gardening magazine, you can finally fight back - from initial prevention and protection for your plants and lawn, to spotting the early warning signs and knowing how best to act to save your garden from decay. Using easy step-by-step guides and helpful tips from the experts at Gardeners' World, you can identify advanced problems and recognize the beginnings of a rot, and can learn the most efficient and eco-friendly ways of dealing with many of the issues that can plague a seemingly healthy plot. From coping with insect invasions and persistent weeds to halting widespread viruses and nurturing sickly plants, Gardeners' World: Pests and Diseases can help you to identify and understand problems, and give you the upper hand in the battle to protect your garden.