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Fruit Trees for Every Garden: An Organic Approach to Growing Fruit from an Expert Gardener Written by the long time manager of the highly regarded Alan Chadwick Garden at the University of California, Santa Cruz, this substantial primer covers everything a home gardener needs to know about organically growing fruit trees including apple, pear, peach, plum, apricot, nectarine, cherry, citrus, and You haven t truly experienced flavor until you ve eaten fruit fresh out of hand in your own garden You want perfectly crisp apples Sweet, juicy pears Or how about varieties that can never be found in the store For thanyears, Orin Martin has taught thousands of students, apprentices, and home gardeners the art and craft of growing fruit trees organically In Fruit Trees for Every Garden, he shares with homespun wisdom and humor the keys to selecting, planting, growing, and tending healthy, productive trees, whether you re growing one fruit tree or one hundred Even better, he explains the why behind the how, breaking down the science into bite sized and digestible morsels that lead to happier, healthier trees Orin covers ideal placement, soil, compost, cover crops, fertilizer, water, winter and summer pruning, pests and diseases, and much in his uniquely down to earth, approachable style, all paired with clear illustrations, full color photography, and evocative intaglio etchings by artist Stephanie Martin for a beautifully packaged yet practical guide that you will both treasure and turn to for years to come


10 thoughts on “Fruit Trees for Every Garden: An Organic Approach to Growing Fruit from an Expert Gardener

  1. Lisa Lisa says:

    I was sooooooo hoping this book would have some really definite ways of dealing with the bugs that seem to embed themselves in my apple and peach trees Pretty much ruining them before they can be enjoyed I d rather not spray the trees twice a year or at all, but I can never use the fruit on them Oh


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