Author(s): HOLLY FARRELL
Planting Plans for Your Kitchen Garden gives you all you need to turn your back garden into a productive paradise with modular planting plans for simple beds of vegetables, herbs, fruit and cut flowers. You can also mix and match the beds to create your own kitchen garden or allotment. KEY POINTS -An ideal book for 20/30 somethings, who've watched River Cottage and The Great British Bake-off and want a slice of the good life themselves. -Unlike all other grow-your-own books on the market, it shows you modular lay outs for your veg, herbs or fruit. The book breaks down the huge task of building a garden into smaller, more easily achieved modules,each one complete in itself. -This offers readers two clear benefits: 1)It rewards them with successful outcomes early in the process and inspires them to continue adding more building blocks to their overall garden plan. 2)It also offers them the ability to structure their individual garden to reflect their own tastes and practical requirements. -The 35+ modular planting plans give straightforward, detailed instructions for each bed. Readers mix and match which modules they want to grow to create a productive garden one step at a time. It's 30 Minute Gardening - minimal effort for maximum outcome.
Holly Farrell spent two years at RHS Gardens Wisley where she gained the Wisley Diploma in Practical Horticulture and the RHS Certificate and Diploma (both with Commendation). After working as Head Gardener on a private estate she now combines designing and improving gardens for private clients with her developing career as a garden writer for such publications as the RHS magazine The Garden. She lives in Oxfordshire.