"How can I purchase a book"
loved the book. Gave it to my gardening friends who enjoyed it also. Lots of homespun information....
Trowel & Error: Over 700 Shortcuts, Tips & Remedies for the Gardener (Paperback)
Cure plant viruses with spoiled milk. Steep a natural and effective insecticide out of fresh basil. Place flat stones under squash or melons to hasten ripening. Recycle an old apple corer as the perfect dibber for muscari and other small bulbs. Start rosemary cuttings in a green glass bottle. Sprinkle baby powder over seedlings to discourage rabbits. Crush a garlic clove and apply it to your skin as an insect repellent. From urging the reader to take an occasional shower with the houseplants to giving all-natural gardenside first aid, Trowel and Error is a direct line to the kind of practical wisdom that comes only after a lifetime of experience. The book is indexed by problem, plant, pest, and solution, and includes a list of tools and common household items--borax, cornmeal, vinegar--that completes the gardener's arsenal.
|Genre||GARDENING / Reference|
|Publisher Date||2002-01-15 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||Workman Pub Co|
|Unit weight||0.95 lb|
|Subtitle||Over 700 Shortcuts, Tips & Remedies for the Gardener|
Fairy Gardening: Creating Your Own Magical Miniature Garden (Paperback)
The New Sunset Western Garden Book: The Ultimate Gardening Guide (Paperback)
Growing Perennials in Cold Climates (Paperback)
Succulents Simplified: Growing, Designing, and Crafting With 100 Easy-Care Varieties (Paperback)
Marijuana Horticulture: The Indoor/Outdoor Medical Grower's Bible (Paperback)
The Miniature Fruit Garden: Or, the Culture of Pyramidal and Bush Fruit Trees (Paperback)
Starting Seeds: How to Grow Healthy, Productive Vegetables, Herbs, and Flowers from Seed (Paperback)
The Big Book Of Buds: More Marijuana Varieties From The World's Great Seed Breeders (Paperback)
loved the book. Gave it to my gardening friends who enjoyed it also. Lots of homespun information.Read More
I love this book. It is full of short tips and ideas of how to use ordinary things in the garden. You don't have to run out and buy expensive and poisonius slug bait- just put out a saucer of beer (really works, I use this all the time now). I enjoy my copy so much that instead of lending it out I give them as gifts.Read More
Cute illustrations, quotes, tips & tricks and tons of new info supported by real world knowledge and university studies. Lots of quick tips and clever ideas . . . not a lot of yakking.Read More
I bought this book for my mom who is an avid gardener and she loves it. She says that the information is very helpful and easy to follow with lots of good gardening tips.Read More
Questions & Answers
Thank you for contacting us muffeegirl. I attached the link below that will tell you how to place an order with us. https://help.overstock.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/14/c/3
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
15 Books to Empower Tween Girls
Learn about good books that will empower young girls, tweens and teens. Shop books for girls on Overstock.com.
Best Books to Give for Mother's Day
Best Books to Give for Mother's Day from Overstock.com. If your mom is a bookworm, use these tips to find her a literary Mother's Day gift.
How to Create Your Own Reading List
How to Create Your Own Reading List from Overstock.com. Learn how to choose books that you'll enjoy and create a useful, engaging, and fun reading list.
FAQs About Banned Books
FAQs about Banned Books from Overstock.com. Celebrate the freedom to read! Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions about banned books.
Twilight - Beyond the Novels
Twilight: Beyond the Novels from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about Twilight, the novel.
Pulitzer Prize Literature Guide
Pulitzer Prize Literature Guide from Overstock.com. Looking for something to read? Here is a list of notable Pulitzer Prize-winning books.
How to Start a Book Club
How to Start a Book Club from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about how to start a book club.
10 Fun Facts about Disney
10 Fun Facts about Disney from Overstock.com. Disney has a long, exciting history, and here are some fun and lesser known facts.
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with tips on selecting the perfect entertainment gift.
Shipping & Returns
This item will be delivered to you via USPS Trackable Media Mail or UPS Mail Innovations and will take from 2 days to 3 weeks from the time the item leaves our warehouse. *
This product is not yet released, and is expected to ship on Jan. 15, 2002.
This date is subject to change. In order to assure you receive Overstock.com's low price on this item, your credit card will be charged upon order placement. The item will ship immediately upon release.
Standard Return Policy:
Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details
FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.
For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.
** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.