GETTING THE BEST FROM
For successful, trouble-free gardening it is vital to know your soil type. This
indispensable guide to making the most of alkaline (chalky or limy) soil helps you to:
Be sure of your soil type using a detailed chart
Understand the soil and situation and how to improve them
Choose the right plants for your garden
Save money by planting wisely and well
Cultivate for the best results, year after year
Design a garden and create features which are in harmony with
Alan Toogood, Series Editor, much-published gardening author and horticulture correspondent of The Times. Peter McHoy is a leading horticultural journalist with many books and articles to his credit. He is also a professional photographer, with an extensive horticultural picture library. He lives at the
edge of the South Downs in Sussex, with its many famous chalk gardens.
In very good to “as new” condition. 128 pages.