The Polytunnel Book

Whether you are a complete beginner, or a more experienced grower, this book has got what you need including information on: Preparing the site How to get the best from each crop Identifying and coping with pests Making a hotbed Composts ...

The Polytunnel Book

The Polytunnel Book

‘Until now, there has been next to no information available on how to make the best use of a polytunnel. The Joyce and Ben Russel team have filled that gap, showing us in clear, precise detail how to erect and manage polytunnels, and above all, what to grow in them.’ Joy Larkcom The Polytunnel Book is the most comprehensive, practical month-to-month growing guide to polytunnel gardening available. Whether you are a complete beginner, or a more experienced grower, this book has got what you need including information on: Preparing the site How to get the best from each crop Identifying and coping with pests Making a hotbed Composts and organic feeds Month-to-month planting plans for year-round growing But at the heart of this book is Joyce Russell's experienced hand guiding you through each month of the year. It tells what to do and when to do it, in order to grow the best fruit and vegetables all-year-round. 300 colour photographs illustrate the wealth of practical tips and techniques as well as celebrating what can be achieved. 'A polytunnel offers a relatively cheap and simple way to tend crops undercover. And Joyce Russel tells exactly how to do it.’ Kitchen Garden Magazine

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The Polytunnel Book
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Joyce Russell
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-04 - Publisher: Frances Lincoln

‘Until now, there has been next to no information available on how to make the best use of a polytunnel. The Joyce and Ben Russel team have filled that gap, showing us in clear, precise detail how to erect and manage polytunnels, and above all, what to grow in them.’
The Polytunnel Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 125
Authors: Andy McKee, Mark Gatter
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Green Books

"Planning, siting, erecting, using, maintaining"--Cover.
The Polytunnel Companion
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Jayne Neville
Categories: Cold-frames
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09 - Publisher: Good Life

Jayne Neville covers the following issues of history and uses, planning permission issues, crop diversity and advantages and disadvantages of polytunnel gardening, selection, planning the sites, environmental and geographical factors, and accessories.
Build a Better Vegetable Garden
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Joyce Russell
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-05 - Publisher: Frances Lincoln

Following on from the hugely successful Polytunnel Book, Joyce and Ben Russell have devised 30 kitchen garden projects that anyone can make and enjoy. Not only do the projects add decorative detail to the garden, each project is devised to either extend the season, protect crops from pests or improve
Vegetables and Herbs for the Greenhouse and Polytunnel
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Klaus Laitenberger
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-21 - Publisher: Hachette UK

With our unpredictable weather, there's never been a better time to cultivate vegetables under shelter. Experienced grower, Klaus Laitenberger shows how to use the heat and shelter of a greenhouse or polytunnel to maximise crop production and supply tasty, healthy food throughout the year. He gives full details of sowing,

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