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The Allotment Keeper's Handbook: A Down To Earth Guide To Growing Your Own Food
by Jane Perrone
A no-nonsense guide to managing your own organic vegetable patch, this title is packed with invaluable advice, from how to choose an allotment and test its soil to knowing your chickweed from your chicory.
Published January 1st 2007 by Atlantic,
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Dec 31, 2014 Peter rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommended to Peter by: A Gift from Killer
I was given this by a friend of the author whose sum knowledge of allotments could be gleaned from Jesse's Fashion Tips; The Fast Show, U.K TV circa 1994 (Click to see an example: Jesse's Fashions)
Mrs Perrone writes a column for a well known national broadsheet and that grounding shows through here, this is an excellent book all round; for the beginner because it is thorough and knowledgeable without being over technical and for the more experienced because it has some informative details about ...more