Author(s): Bob Flowerdew
More and more people are choosing to garden organically, but struggle to manage their gardens without resorting to dangerous chemicals. Organic gardeners often face the problem of how to effectively eradicate pests and diseases without harming other, beneficial wildlife. This is where Bob, with his 30 years' experience of organic gardening, comes in handy. He explains the best methods for removing and preventing a wide variety of common garden pests, from aphids and slugs to vine weevils and whitefly. He goes on to discuss the most effective and organic ways to avoid and cope with diseases, such as dieback, canker, silver leaf, and rust. One in an indispensable series of books, "Simple, Green Pest and Disease Control" will answer all your queries in a clear, straightforward manner, leaving you to enjoy your garden, pest and disease-free.
About the author: Bob Flowerdew has gardened organically for over 20 years and is a regular panellist on BBC Radio 4's Gardeners' Question Time. His previous books include Bob Flowerdew's Complete Fruit Book, Bob Flowerdew's Organic Bible, The No-Work Garden, The Gourmet Gardener, Going Organic and Grow Your Own, Eat Your Own.