A garden of delight--and healthy, economical eating. In The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Heirloom Vegetables, readers will learn the rewards of growing heirlooms; find hundreds of descriptions and histories of a variety of available vegetables and find out how to make pollination work.
- Helps readers grow and eat locally, reduce or eliminate pesticides and additives, and save money along the way
- Includes step-by-step instructions for harvesting, drying, cleaning, and storing heirloom seeds
- For economical reasons--as well as concern for the environment and personal health--the popularity of gardening has grown in recent years