The Second Great War No. 72

THE complete GUIDE T O HOME gardening A Great Opportunity, for Every Gardener and Allotment Holder Here is a hook th a twill show von how to obtain maximum production from your g a rd e nor allotment. Packed with authoritative inform a tio nan dins tru c tio non almost every phase of garden work, THE COMPLETE GUIDE T O HOME GARDENING presents the cream of modern horticultural know ledge in an easy and simple form ,so that lab o uris lessened and results improved .Take advantage today of our free- a prop val >lTer and be v our own judge of the value of this work. THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HOME GARDENING Edited by M .JAMES, F.R.H.S. Assisted by many Experts covering all Branches o f Gardening Foreword by S. P.B. M A wIS, ell-know n A thou rand Broadcaster Whether you are a begin nero r already have considerable experience ,whether your garden is large o r small, this book will pro vein v a lu able to you It explains clearly and fully just exactly how and when all the various g a rd e nope ration s.ire carried out and tells you what to avoid as well as what to dn. In its 576 pages eve rv problem likely to arise in your working a rd e nor allotment is so lv ed, every question answered .While the growing of fruit and veg e tables must necessarily take first place win a r-tiin e —an din this hook will be found a complete guide to their cultivation —no garden -lo rev will want to neglect ilow ers. A s Mr.S. P.B. M ais writes, in his attractive preface to the v o lu “Theme, whole nation now digs for victory .Gardening ,th a thad always been the purest of human plea su res, the erg sate t.re fresh men tot the spirit of man .has now become some thing more. It has become a p a trio tic duty ’We need more th a nev erin war-time th esp iri.u a land a these tic stimulus that comes from the presence of beauty .It is unnecessary ,indeed a short-sighted and unwise policy ,to denude the garden wholly of flowers. There are odd space sin gall a rd ens where veg e tables d o not g ro w.”As you will see b gay clan eat the list of con tents ,the cultivation of flowers is dealt with fully .THE COMPLETE GUIDE T O HOME GARDENING is illus tra ted through o u ton a lavish scale. There arc no fewer than three hun d red useful drawing sand diagram sin the text and the work is enriched b y numerous photo graphic and c o lour plates .With the aid of these and the clear, straightforward instruction s,even the veriest novice could not go wrong. A Iirief Outline of the Contents Planning the Garden :Choice of Design— M odern Style s—La­b our-s a v gin G a rd Kens— itch enG a rd ens —Bung a aGlow rd ens, etc .Garden Construction Herbaceous Perennials :Plan ting H i 111 s—How to Sta k e—Col­ ourS che mes— th e Year in the Flower Garden ,etc .Flowers from Seed: Sowing —Care of Seedlings—Pricking Off—Popular V a rie ­ties, etc .Bulb Culture Cacti and Succu­lents Trees and Shrubs Roses in Garden Design Rock Gardens Water Features The Fruit Garden :What to Grow— Planting—Pruning —Fruit Storage ,etc .The Vegetable Garden: Crop Rotation— Salads all the Year Round —Cultural& Exhibition Hints —th eYe a r’s Work ,etc .Architectural Features: Pergolas a—Fr ne, —Green h o uses, etc .The Lawn Its Making and Upkeep Garden Operations :Din gin g—T re n c hing —Forking —Man u r­ing —Plan ting— Trans plan ting —Hoe­ing —Weeding— Root Division —Cut­ tings— L aye ring- Grafting ,etc .Care of the Soil and Use of Fertilizers Treatment of Pests and Diseases til al.e th er, w llh •jftld Irtte riu fj on spine. 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