Brian Minter's New Gardening Guide
Fresh Approaches for Canadian GardenersBook - 1998
Each year thousands of visitors tour Minter Gardens in Chilliwack, B.C. Thousands more tune in to Brian Minter's radio shows. Now, for the first time, Brian has combined his passion for growing and his encyclopedic love of plants in a comprehensive guide. Imagine having a personal glimpse at the information Brian has collected through his work - details on soil preparation, the most successful cultivars, the hardiest perennials. This book is all that and more. It goes far beyond the realm of basic how-to guide to provide tried and tested combinations uniquely suited to the Canadian climate. From making the most of your vegetable patch to creating the extravagant hanging baskets for which Minter Gardens is known, this book is the ultimate guide. Brian knows each plant as well as you know an intimate friend. His planting tips, care methods, and lists of favourites are invaluable. This book allows your garden to benefit from Brian's years of experience.
Publisher: North Vancouver, B.C. : Whitecap Books, 1998
Branch Call Number: 635.0971 MIN
Characteristics: 224 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm
Alternative Title: New gardening guide