Do you want to grow vegetables and herbs organically? This is a practical and inspiring guide to preparing, planting and growing vegetables and herbs in any space -- from small urban gardens to country smallholdings. Packed with practical advice, time-saving tips, step-by-step instructions and personal anecdotes, this book is for novices and gardening gurus alike. With over 200 photographs and detailed information on how to prepare your garden for planting and growing nearly 100 vegetables and h
Do you love living in the city but dream about growing your own wholesome fruit and vegetables? South Africa’s organic gardening guru, Jane Griffiths, shows you just how easy it is to achieve a flourishing food garden, no matter how small your space.
Updated to include changing garden exhibits, this interesting guide to Cape Town’s world-famous botanical garden traces the history and development of Kirstenbosch, from its establishment in 1913 to the spectacular showcase of indigenous flora it is today.
Roses developed and grown before World War I are known as 'old roses', and with their full rosette blooms or beautifully shaped flat petals, they deserve special attention. This book explains how to recognize different types of old rose and grow them to their best advantage. It features a fully illustrated directory of 40 recommended varieties.
Garden plants and flowers is a compact directory of trees, shrubs and flowering plants that are ideal for growing in South African gardens. This revised edition has been updated to include new species, varieties and hybrids that meet the requirements of our diverse climate and habitats.
Landscape design isn't so much about rules that guarantee to create the 'perfect design every time', but rather it is a series of guidelines and suggestions that will help to save time and money, as well as generally reduce the frustrations that many design forms often lead to.
Rose met hul delikate geur en volmaakte vorm is reeds eeue lank die wereld se gunstelingblom. 'n Bos rose, of selfs 'n enkele langsteelroos, is sedert die vroegste tye 'n simbool van liefde en gedeelde vreugde.