Fruit & Vegetables for Scotland
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Fruit and Vegetables for Scotland: What to Grow and How to Grow It (Paperback)
by Kenneth Cox and Caroline Beaton
Fruit and vegetables have formed a fundamental part of the Scottish diet for thousands of years. This fascinating and practical book explores the history of fruit, vegetable and herb growing in Scotland, and provides a contemporary guide to the best techniques for growing produce, whether in a garden, allotment, patio or window box. Packed with hundreds of colour photographs, drawings and descriptive diagrams, this is a detailed and comprehensive bible for the gardener. In addition to advice on climate and soil conditions, it has contacts for organisations, specialist societies, nurseries and suppliers, as well as a detailed bibliography and list of useful websites.This is an essential reference book for anyone aiming to get the best possible results from their garden produce north of the border.
Number of pages: 320
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Local Edinburgh Delivery: Hand delivered by local courier within 2 to 3 working days to selected EH postcodes (£4.95 or free over £60).
Store Pickup: Collect within 1 hour from our store at 8b St Vincent Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6SH.
meet the plant gurus
We first opened our doors back in 2019 with the intention to bring all things botanical to the lives of city dwellers. We now have two shops in the heart of Edinburgh and deliver carefully curated plants and botanical goods across the UK.
Our team of dedicated Plant Gurus take pride in carefully hand-picking each plant and are always on hand to share their knowledge of plants and how to care for them.
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what to expect when you order
We offer happy, healthy plants that are carefully hand-picked and delivered straight to your door from our plant shop.
We will deliver to you in recyclable boxes and we use paper materials and compostable bubble wrap! Our Plant Gurus will ensure that your plants are safe and secure for the journey to their new home!