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Bob Flowerdew's Complete Fruit Book

By: Bob Flowerdew

256 pages, col illus

Kyle Books

Hardback | Oct 2009 | Edition: 2 | #182205 | ISBN-13: 9781856269001
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This reference work covers over 100 fruit and, for each one, the author lists a range of species and varieties, details its history, cultivation, propagation and harvesting and then looks at its cosmetic, medicinal and culinary uses, with over 100 recipes.

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Bob Flowerdew is Britain's leading organic gardener. For over a quarter of a century he has successfully grown almost every fruit and vegetable in his Norfolk garden to a size and quality rarely achieved by show exhibits, and all completely organically. He is a regular panellist on BBC Radio 4's Gardener's Question Time. His previous books include Grow your own, Eat your Own, Going Organic, The Gourmet Gardener, Bob Flowerdew's Organic Bible and The No-Work Garden.

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