Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Growing Roses


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448142113
Category: Gardening
Page: 128
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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

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pruning and Training


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448142180
Category: Gardening
Page: 144
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Deals with the basic skills that every gardener needs to know and understand. Think about what you're trying to achieve, whether it be formative shaping of the plant, maintenance, renewal or rejuvenation. Look at the best tools available for the job and the different techniques to use. Includes: * guidance on selecting and using tools and equipment * comprehensive instructions on pruning plants, including roses, shrubs and hedges * tips on how to increase cropping and flowering * advice on training for shape and support 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 gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pests and Problems


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448140668
Category: Gardening
Page: 128
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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: Growing Bulbs


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448142156
Category: Gardening
Page: 128
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Daffodils and tulips herald the arrival of spring, but from the earliest snowdrops to autumn crocosmias, bulbs bring colour and interest to gardens all year round. They can be naturalized in lawns, planted in containers, fill gaps between shrubs or form the basis of stunning borders. This definitive guide gives you Alan Titchmarsh's advice on how to plant bulbs for best effect in your garden. * A-Z directory of Alan's recommended bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes * Easy-to-follow plans show how to use bulbs in various situations and at different times of year * Practical tips for growing bulbs in grass, rockeries, containers, indoors and for cutting * Planting and growing techniques * Seasonal planting for year-round colour and scent

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Garden Design


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448142075
Category: Gardening
Page: 144
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Covers everything from the initial planning of your garden on paper to how to make your design a reality with planting, laying and construction guides. This single book will tell you everything you could need to know to achieve your ideal garden. Includes: * how to assess your site, create a style and source materials * advice on planting schemes and achieving year-round interest * tips on working with design principles such as scale, proportion and balance * simple instructions for hard landscaping 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 gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Pruning and Training


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1846074002
Category: Plants
Page: 144
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This guide includes advice on how to control plant shape and growth, improve cropping and flowering and controlling pests and disease. Whatever you’re trying to achieve, whether it be formative shaping of the plant, maintenance, renewal or rejuvenation, choose the best tools available for the job.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Flowers and Foliage for Cutting


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448141583
Category: Gardening
Page: 96
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We all enjoy having fresh flowers in the home, but they can sometimes be costly and the range is often limited. In this inspiring guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to grow a vibrant selection of plants to use in arrangements: flowers of many shapes, sizes and colours, and foliage, berries and seedheads too. With a little planning, you can have something beautiful in your home every day of the year. * A–Z directory of Alan’s recommended plants for cutting * Ideas for arrangements and planting plans for cutting plots * Tips on choosing the right plants for your garden * Expert advice on cutting and preparing flowers and foliage * Seasonal recommendations and ideas for special occasions

Das grosse Buch der Selbstversorgung


Author: Dick Strawbridge,James Strawbridge
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783831018222
Category:
Page: 256
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Die Autoren bewirtschaften eine Farm in Cornwall und geben praxisnahe Ratschläge und für eine universelle Selbstversorgung - von alternativen Energien bis zum Brotbacken. Auch Stadtbewohner finden nützliche Anregungen.

Design trifft Natur

Die modernen Gärten des Piet Oudolf
Author: Piet Oudolf,Noël Kingsbury
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783800179602
Category: Nature
Page: 280
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Tales from Titchmarsh


Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444728652
Category: Gardening
Page: 300
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Britain's favourite gardener Alan Titchmarsh has also been the most popular contributor to Gardeners' World magazine for the last twenty years. This collection of his very best columns, demonstrates just why he is regularly voted the readers' favourite. His brilliant writings are, in turn, practical - just how far back should we prune our roses? - opinionated - I always rail at people who go out on a Sunday afternoon to tidy their gardens. I mean, a garden is not a sock drawer - cheeky - I have a theory that gardeners grow to look like their soil and wistful - You've got to be a bit of a dreamer to get the most out of your garden. So lay down your trowel, take off your wellies, sit back and enjoy a bit of quintessential Titchmarsh.

Gardeners' World Complete Book of Gardening

The Essential Guide to Planting and Practical Techniques
Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780563534013
Category: Books from television
Page: 320
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Full of practical advice and time-saving tips, Alan Titchmarshs Complete Book of Gardening is a comprehensive manual which will meet all your gardening needs. Aimed at those with little time on their hands, Alan offers advice on everything from the initial planning stages and establishing the shape of a garden, to more complicated projects and labour-saving techniques. Sections include: The Basics - vital tools, improving the soil, creating features and planting a lawn. The Plants - A-Z directories of trees, shrubs, alpine plants, roses, climbers, flowers. Planting Styles - plants for shade, houseplants, container gardening, creating a scented garden. The Gardening Calendar - season by season tasks. Easy to use and packed with invaluable information, Alan Titchmarshs Complete Book of Gardening is the ultimate garden reference book.

Gartenstile & Gestaltung

Individuelle Themengärten vom Cottage- bis zum Rosengarten
Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783831025350
Category:
Page: 191
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Genial gärtnern

biologisch und naturnah
Author: Montagu Don
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783831017850
Category:
Page: 440
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Der reich illustrierte Band behandelt die Grundlagen des biologischen Gärtners und und informiert über die Bereiche Blumen, Gemüse, Kräuter und Obst; mit zahlreichen Tipps.

Gärtnern für Dummies


Author: Sue Fisher,Michael MacCaskey,Bill Marken
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527686967
Category: Gardening
Page: 374
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Wenn Sie nicht nur Ihrem grünen Daumen vertrauen wollen Haben Sie ein Stück Erde, das Sie in einen Garten verwandeln möchten, aber außer der Freude an erdverschmierten Händen, sattem Grün und Farbenpracht noch recht wenig Ahnung von Gartenarbeit? Dann ist Gärtnern für Dummies das richtige Buch für Sie! Hier erhalten Sie konkrete Hilfestellung bei der Planung Ihres Gartens und der Wahl der für Sie und Ihr Stück Land passenden Pflanzen. Lernen Sie, wie Sie aus Bäumen, Büschen und Blumen ein harmonisches Ganzes schaffen und mit einjährigen und mehrjährigen Pflanzen Ihren Garten zum Blühen bringen. Außerdem enthält das Buch viele nützliche Tipps zum richtigen Gartengerät, zur Hege und Pflege der Pflanzen, zur Schädlingsbekämpfung und zum Kompostieren.