The Greenhouse Gardener’s Manual

The ultimate guide to growing inside! A greenhouse can bring you spectacular rewards—if you know how to maximize its potential. In this easy-to-use guide, Roger Marshall covers all the basics—how to choose, heat, irrigate, and maintain your greenhouse—as well how to grow scores of popular plants, including vegetables, herbs, and fruit; ornamentals for flowers and foliage; and collectors’ plants such as orchids, bromeliads, cacti, and succulents. You’ll also learn propagation techniques, the basics of hydroponics and aquaponics, and the most effective ways of controlling pests and diseases. Don’t let that precious space go to waste—find out how your greenhouse can become a gardener’s best friend.

 

Meet the Author

ROGER MARSHALL’s work has appeared in magazines worldwide as well as the New York Times, The Daily Telegraph (UK), The Providence Journal, Sports Illustrated, Sail, Yachting World, Australian Sailing, Seahorse (UK), Kazi (Japan) and many other newspapers and magazines. He has appeared on Boating Today TV as host and commentator and is now the editor of Hobby Greenhouse magazine and contributor to several boating magazines. He has been an editor and contributor to many other magazines and has written more than 700 magazine articles. Marshall is the author of fifteen books, two of which were translated into Italian and Spanish. He is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors and the Garden Writers Association.

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