Groundbreaking Food Gardens

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Item#: 9781612120614
Author Jabbour, Niki
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Follow your zany muse and get creative with your vegetable garden. Niki Jabbour brings you 73 novel and inspiring food garden designs that include a cocktail garden featuring all the ingredients for your favorite drinks, a spicy retreat comprising 24 varieties of chile peppers, and a garden that’s devoted to supplying year-round salad greens. Created by celebrated gardeners, each unique design is accompanied by both plant lists and charming anecdotes. This fully illustrated collection glitters with off-beat personality and quirkiness.

Short Description
From a front-yard farm to a chile lover’s plot, growers of every stripe will find inventive designs for growing food in any space.

Table of Contents
Introduction
About the Contributors
Urban Farmscape - Patti Marie TravioliCulinary Herbs for Beginners - Susan Appleget HurstPollinator-Friendly Raised Bed - Paul ZammitBeautiful Balcony Edibles - Andrea BellamySouthern-Style Backyard Farm - Carolyn BinderEdibles on a Patio - Donna BalzerAmerican Potager - Jennifer R. BartleyEggs & Everything - Jessi BloomFig-Pig Patio - Steven BiggsCritter Control - Karen ChapmanEat Your Yard - Nan K. ChasePartially Shaded Vegetables - Marjorie HarrisSidebar: Windy City Harvest Small Space Beds - The Chicago Botanic GardenThe Circle of Life - Emma CooperSunburst Veggie Garden - Shawna CoronadoSidebar: Living WallsFormal Herb Garden - Kate CopseyChile Lover's Garden - Dave DeWittStarter Kitchen Garden - Roger DoironSidebar: Lasagna Gardening Formal Kitchen Garden - Ellen Ecker OgdenGrocery Garden - Jenks FarmerBackyard Orchard - Colby EiermanFront-Yard Foraging - Sarah EltonCanner's Garden - Daniel GasteigerSlow-Food Garden - Laura HendersonPower Foods - Dan JasonHeirloom Sampler - Marie IannottiWildlife-Friendly Garden - Tammi HartungHanging Gutters - Jayme JenkinsModern Truck Garden - Leslie LandVintage Victory Garden - Lamanda JoyAsian Vegetables - Wendy Kiang-SprayGarden Squares for Kids - Karen Liebreich and Jutta WagnerUrban Homestead - Theresa LoeTeaming with Microbes - Jeff LowenfelsUrban Shade Garden - Kathy MartinEdible Knot Garden - Karen AtkinsVertical Vegetables - Rhonda Massingham HartCulinary Courtyard - Rachel MathewsConcrete & Steel Garden - Laura MathewsFront-Yard Suburban Farm - Chris McLaughlinSouthern Spring Garden - Dee NashFounding Fathers Garden - Teresa O'ConnorTerraced Hillside - Barbara PleasantEdible Hedge - Charlie NardozziItalian Heritage Garden - Doug OsterCommunity Plot - Michael NolanEdible Cutting Garden - Debra PrinzingBiodynamic Farm - Mac MeadGarlic Sampler - Liz PrimeauRooftop Farm - Colin McCrate and Hilary DahlGourmet Containers - Renee Shepherd and Beth BenjaminCocktail Garden - Amy Stewart and Susan MorrisonChicago Hot-Dog Garden - Amanda ThomsenUpcycled Edible Patio - Jean Ann Van KrevelenPallet Garden - Joe Lamp'l"Good Bug" Garden - Jessica WalliserElizabethan Garden - Stephen Westcott-GrattonSidebar: An Easy Way to Expand Your Existing GardenForager's Garden - Ellen ZachosWater-Wise Herbs & More - Nan StermanBeat the Grocery Bill - Mark CullenFall & Winter Vegetables - Niki Jabbour52 Weeks of Salad - Michelle ChapmanEdible School Garden - Benjamin EichornBackyard Brewer's - Rebecca KneenOTTO Pizza Garden - Toby Adams and Annie NovakYear-Round Front-Yard Garden - Rebecca SweetEdible Campus - Vikram BhattBackyard Beekeeper's Garden - Kenny PointBest-Tasting Tomatoes - Craig LeHoullierResourcesPlant ListIndex