Grow Fruit & Vegetables In Pots
Hardcover, 240 pp. by Aaron Bertelsen | Item Catalogue Number: 34173
Expert planting advice for growing fruit and vegetables in pots from the acclaimed English garden – with 50 delicious recipes
This beautifully illustrated, Grow Fruit & Vegetables in Pots provides clear, practical information on growing fruit and vegetables in containers, whether that be a window box or a terracotta pot on a balcony. Aaron Bertelsen of the acclaimed English garden at Great Dixter will guide you through what to grow, which pots to use, give personal tips on varieties to choose, and advice on cultivation and care. Featuring more than 50 delicious recipes, Bertelsen shows that lack of space is no barrier to growing what you want to eat, and proves that harvesting and cooking food you have grown yourself is a total pleasure, with dishes that showcase a few perfectly chosen – and personally grown – ingredients. Order yours Today!
New Zealand native and trained at Kew Gardens in London, Aaron Bertelsen joined Great Dixter in 1996 as a student and has worked there as the vegetable gardener and cook ever since.
“Wow!… The text is entertaining and informative, the images are good enough to eat and the practical advice is sound, as it’s based on experience.” –Matthew Biggs, gardener, writer and broadcaster
“Super-fresh seasonal dishes from Aaron Bertelsen, the kitchen-friendly gardener at one of Britain’s greatest country houses, will take you from plot to plate in minutes… and the good news is you don’t even need a garden.” –Mail on Sunday YOU magazine
“Aaron Bertelsen’s ultimate guide to getting back in touch with nature if your outdoor space is limited to a minuscule balcony or yard.” –Stylist
“Beautifully illustrated… Including easy-to-make preserves and pickles.” –Women’s Weekly magazine