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75 Remarkable Fruits For Your Garden

Staub, Jack & Ellen Buchert (Illustrator)

Published by Gibbs Smith, 2007
ISBN 10: 1423602501 / ISBN 13: 9781423602507
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Title: 75 Remarkable Fruits For Your Garden

Publisher: Gibbs Smith

Publication Date: 2007

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing.

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Hardcover with the original wraparound illustrated paper band dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, signed "Jack Staub" by the author on the title page, book is in excellent condition with one minor flaw: mild rubbing at the corners, the original "Autographed Copy" label is present on the front cover, the jacket has no remarkable flaws and the original price is present, this beautifully-illustrated volume "examines a world of fruits that are both attractive while growing and offer delightfully edible yields"; 224 pages; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 038825

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In this stunning follow-up to 75 Exciting Vegetables for Your Garden, gardener and garden designer, Jack Staub, brings the same charming detail, quirky and remarkable stories, and lovely writing voice to 75 Remarkable Fruits for Your Garden. After tireless hours of research to bring the most accurate and up-to-date information, as well as the most intriguing facts and historical illuminations 75 Remarkable Fruits for Your Garden provides a history of each plant, thoughts and tips on growing it, and ends with a simple recipe for serving up these mouth-watering fruits in salads, side dishes, breads, and desserts.

Fruits Include:

Apple 'Ashmead's Kernel' , Blood Banana , Currant 'Pink Champagne' , Boysenberry, Autumn Olive , Fig 'Petite Negra', Grapefruit 'Red Rio', Honeyberry 'Blue Sky', Lime 'Key Lime', Mulberry 'Dwarf Weeping Black' , Persimmon 'Jiro', Prickly Pear 'Burbank' , Rhubarb 'MacDonald',

Author Bio:Jack Staub is one of the country's leading experts on fruit and vegetable gardening. He frequently lectures on the subject, and his articles have appeared in numerous magazines and print publications, including Country Living, Fine Gardening, and The New York Times. He is also a featured guest on NPR. You can learn more about Jack and Hortulus Farms at http://hortulusfarmdiary.blogspot.com.

About the Author:

Jack Staub is one of the country's leading experts on fruit and vegetable gardening. He frequently lectures on the subject, and his articles have appeared in numerous magazines and print publications, including Country Living, Fine Gardening, and The New York Times. He is also a featured guest on NPR. You can learn more about Jack and Hortulus Farms at http://hortulusfarmdiary.blogspot.com.



Each of these illustrations was drawn in pen and ink and colored with watercolor paints on cotton museum board. Her work has been exhibited in Canada and the United States.

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