Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden Growing Roses

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448142118
Release Date: 2016-04-28
Genre: Gardening

The rose is the nation's favourite flower and never goes out of fashion. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to grow and care for roses in your garden. He covers all the essential techniques and provides inspirational ideas for training and planting schemes that will ensure healthy plants and stunning displays year on year. * A-Z directory of Alan's recommended roses * Essential techniques for pruning and support * How to combine roses with other plants * Suggested roses for all garden situations, including shady and exposed sites * Comprehensive guide to understanding rose types

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden Pruning and Training

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448142187
Release Date: 2016-04-28
Genre: Gardening

Deals with the basic skills that every gardener needs to know and understand. Think about what you're trying to achieve, whether it be formative shaping of the plant, maintenance, renewal or rejuvenation. Look at the best tools available for the job and the different techniques to use. Includes: * guidance on selecting and using tools and equipment * comprehensive instructions on pruning plants, including roses, shrubs and hedges * tips on how to increase cropping and flowering * advice on training for shape and support Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden Climbers and Wall Shrubs

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448142217
Release Date: 2016-04-28
Genre: Gardening

Vertical gardening adds an extra dimension to gardens and this book will cover the ins and outs of growing climbers and wall plants to get the very best in terms of cover, cropping and flowering. It will look at flowering plants, fruit and some vegetable plants, and how to make the most of every available space in your garden. Includes: * creative ideas for using climbing plants and wall shrubs effectively in the garden * quick lists of climbing plants for specific purposes, conditions or effects * A-Z profiles of recommended plants * practical advice on training, pruning and propagation * illustrated step-by-step guides to essential techniques Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive practical guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to successfully grow climbers and wall shrubs.

Gardeners World Complete Book of Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher:
ISBN: 056353401X
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Books from television

Full of practical advice and time-saving tips, Alan Titchmarshs Complete Book of Gardening is a comprehensive manual which will meet all your gardening needs. Aimed at those with little time on their hands, Alan offers advice on everything from the initial planning stages and establishing the shape of a garden, to more complicated projects and labour-saving techniques. Sections include: The Basics - vital tools, improving the soil, creating features and planting a lawn. The Plants - A-Z directories of trees, shrubs, alpine plants, roses, climbers, flowers. Planting Styles - plants for shade, houseplants, container gardening, creating a scented garden. The Gardening Calendar - season by season tasks. Easy to use and packed with invaluable information, Alan Titchmarshs Complete Book of Gardening is the ultimate garden reference book.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden Pests and Problems

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448140664
Release Date: 2012-06-30
Genre: Gardening

In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh addresses key problem areas and provides easy-to-follow guidance on how to protect precious plants. Encouraging gardeners to create healthy ecosystems, Alan talks through the techniques to deal with harmful pests, weeds, diseases and disorders and suggests preventative measures to ensure happy, disease-resistant plants. * Directory of pests and problems with over 200 colour illustrations * Good gardening techniques for preventing disorders * How to select the right plants for the right conditions * Advice on chemical versus nonchemical treatments * Instructions for tackling problems in lawns and borders

Alan Titchmarsh the Gardener s Year

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448140947
Release Date: 2016-10-20
Genre: Gardening

The Gardener's Year is not about quick fixes, design makeovers or hard drudge, but simply about knowing what you should be doing in your garden, when, and why. Month by month Alan gives us the low-down on garden maintenance enabling you to keep your garden looking its best all year round. In-depth and packed full of useful gardening tips, it includes advice on everything from what seeds you can plant out in your vegetable plot in May, to how to keep your hanging baskets looking stunning in September.

Pruning and Training

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781846074004
Release Date: 2009-04-02
Genre: Plants

This guide includes advice on how to control plant shape and growth, improve cropping and flowering and controlling pests and disease. Whatever you’re trying to achieve, whether it be formative shaping of the plant, maintenance, renewal or rejuvenation, choose the best tools available for the job.

Tales from Titchmarsh

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444728651
Release Date: 2011-06-09
Genre: Gardening

Britain's favourite gardener Alan Titchmarsh has also been the most popular contributor to Gardeners' World magazine for the last twenty years. This collection of his very best columns, demonstrates just why he is regularly voted the readers' favourite. His brilliant writings are, in turn, practical - just how far back should we prune our roses? - opinionated - I always rail at people who go out on a Sunday afternoon to tidy their gardens. I mean, a garden is not a sock drawer - cheeky - I have a theory that gardeners grow to look like their soil and wistful - You've got to be a bit of a dreamer to get the most out of your garden. So lay down your trowel, take off your wellies, sit back and enjoy a bit of quintessential Titchmarsh.

Leiser Verrat

Author: Stella Rimington
Publisher:
ISBN: 3453430166
Release Date: 2007
Genre:

MI 5-Agentin Liz Carlyle erfährt über einen ihrer Agenten von verdächtigen Treffen in einem islamischen Buchladen. Der Verdacht liegt nahe, es könne sich dabei um eine Terrorzelle handeln. Doch kurz darauf wird Liz von ihrem Chef Charles Wetherby überrasc

Das grosse Buch der Selbstversorgung

Author: Dick Strawbridge
Publisher:
ISBN: 3831018227
Release Date: 2011
Genre:

Die Autoren bewirtschaften eine Farm in Cornwall und geben praxisnahe Ratschläge und für eine universelle Selbstversorgung - von alternativen Energien bis zum Brotbacken. Auch Stadtbewohner finden nützliche Anregungen.

Ground Force Garden Handbook

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Bbc Publications
ISBN: 0563537353
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Gardening

This resource offers advice on maintaining a garden without letting it taking over your life. The book has sections allocated to each of the authors' specialities—Alan talks about plant choice and general care; Charlie deals with containers, ponds, and fountains; and Tommy looks after fences, furniture, and hard surfaces.

Royal Gardeners

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448140763
Release Date: 2012-06-30
Genre: Gardening

Alan Titchmarsh takes us on a fascinating tour through the history of Britains royal gardens from medieval times to the present day. Taking in existing royal gardens as well as many that now only exist in paintings, Alan uncovers the stories behind the gardens and the colourful monarchs who created them. From Hampton Court Palace to Kew Palace and Gardens, to Osborne House and through to the modern day developments at the Prince of Wales' home at Highgrove, Alan takes a highly personal canter through Britains gardening heritage. Fully illustrated with original plans, designs, letters, planting records and full colour diagrams of the major surviving gardens, this is a sumptuous book charting some of the most outstanding gardens in Britain.