The New One Stop Guide for Canadian Gardeners!
Perfect for both new and more experienced gardeners, Canadian Gardener’s Guide contains all the practical techniques, inspirational ideas, and problem-solving advice needed to create and maintain a garden of any size in Canada.
Over 1,000 full-colour photographs illustrate every aspect of gardening - from understanding what plants need, assessing a growing site and choosing appropriate flowers, trees and shrubs to dealing with design elements like how to lay a patio or deck. There is also a complete section on growing and harvesting fruits and vegetables.
Canadian Gardener’s Guide also includes:
- A plant catalogue arranged by type and suitability with Canadian hardiness zones
- Canadian hardiness zone map
- An A-Z of common pests, diseases and disorders and how to treat them
A one-stop guide to creating and caring for the garden, Canadian Gardener’s Guide has been thoroughly edited by renowned gardening expert Lorraine Johnson to take into account Canadian growing conditions, planting and harvesting times. This complete illustrated handbook makes it easier than ever for Canadians to get the best out of their gardens.
About the Editor – Lorraine Johnson
Canadian editor Lorraine Johnson is the author of numerous gardening books, including 100 Easy-to-Grow Native Plants, City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food Growing, and Tending the Earth. A regular speaker to horticultural groups, she is the Canadian editor of the DK’s Garden Plants and Flowers. She lives in Toronto.