Kitchen Gardening in America: A History

By: Tucker, David M.

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No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.--------- "Kitchen gardeners, the traditional backyard growers of edible plants, have been tending family gardens for some ten thousand years, and Kitchen Gardening in America is their first written history. -------- Starting in the ancient days of cultivation among native Americans, the narrative illuminates the evolution of Indian hills to English raised beds to straight rows; it describes the development of plants, fertilizers, and insect control; and it follows the story of the men and women who have participated in this great folk ritual. Vegetable gardening has evolved.

Title: Kitchen Gardening in America: A History

Author Name: Tucker, David M.

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Ames, Iowa State Press: 1993

ISBN Number: 0813818885

ISBN Number 13: 9780813818887

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

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