Do you wonder why your lawn is brown? Do you love flowers, but think you can’t afford to grow them? Do you think producing your own vegetables would take a miracle? Well stop worrying! Jerry Baker, America’s master gardener, understands all your hopes dreams and fears about your garden. And in the pages of this practical, inspiring handbook, he gives you the shortcuts, home remedies and time-tested tips you need to have a healthy lawn, thriving trees and shrubs, gorgeous flowers, and fabulous vegetables–even if you’re a beginner! It’s like having America’s master gardener in your own backyard, helping you every step of the way!
Jerry Baker was a top authority on plant care. His plant and gardening books include the bestsellers Plants Are Like People and The Impatient Gardener. He also had a nationally syndicated and widely successful radio show, On the Garden Line. He died in 2017.
Paperback | $16.00
Published by Ballantine Books Jan 12, 1983| 240 Pages| 7-1/4 x 9-1/4| ISBN 9780345309495