The Home Orchard Handbook: A Complete Guide to Growing Your Own Fruit Trees Anywhere (Backyard Series)
Crisp apples, tart lemons, lush figs, tender peaches—imagine the bounty of a late-summer farmer’s market, right in your backyard! Learning how to plant and care for fruit trees is a desirable, accessible activity for a wide range of people. It’s a natural extension of many gardeners’ repertoires, and the investment yields generations of results. Growing your own fruit ensures a fresh, delicious, abundant harvest for your family and friends for years to come. Fruit trees diversify a region’s agricultural landscape and ecosystems, attracting pollinating bees, songbirds, and other desirable visitors. And cultivating orchards on your own decreases your reliance on grocery store distribution channels and boosts sustainability.Inside The Home Orchard Handbook, you'll find:—Strategies for choosing your orchard's site, taking into consideration soil quality, sun exposure, microclimates, drainage, and more—Information on plant selection, including what types of fruit trees do well in certain areas and how to decipher critical concepts such as "chill hours," "cultivars," "bareroot," and "cross-pollination"—Guidance on aftercare, including in-depth watering, composting, and preventative care schedules to keep your backyard orchard fruitful for years—Advice on troubleshooti...
- ASIN: 159253712X
- UPC: 080665007187
Fruit Trees: An Introduction to Growing Backyard Fruit Trees (fruit trees, oranges, peaches, orchard, planting, homesteading, pears)
Grow Your Own Fruit Trees!***Read this book for FREE on Kindle Unlimited - Download Now!***Can anyone grow fruit trees? Is it difficult?When you download An Introduction To Growing Backyard Fruit Trees, you'll find out how to grow fresh organic fruit in your own backyard. Contrary to popular belief, raising and caring for a fruit tree is relativity easy.How do you get started? What equipment do you need? Is it time-consuming? What if you don't have a green thumb?Fruit Trees explains the pros and cons of outdoor growing. It also describes the various types of trees and the different methods of planting. You'll also learn how to choose the right trees for your area.When you download this book, you'll also learn about the planning, planting, and maintenance you’ll need for your fruit trees. Download An Introduction To Growing Backyard Fruit Trees now, and start gaining the amazing benefits that fruit trees have to offer!Scroll to the top and select the "BUY" button for instant download.
- ASIN: B00R0F9LT4
Storey's Guide to Growing Organic Orchard Fruits: Market or Home Production * Site & Crop Selection * Planting, Care & Harvesting * Business Basics
Danny Barney covers everything you need to know to successfully grow and market your own organic orchard fruits. Offering expert tips on selecting the right site, choosing the best cultivars, designing and maintaining a sustainable orchard, and efficiently harvesting fruit, Barney also helps you develop a viable business plan, acquire necessary organic certifications, and identify niche markets for your products.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1603425705
Chicago Hardy Fig w/Edible Fruit - Well Rooted Fig Tree Plant in 2.5" Pot | Ships as Starter Plug Plant from Easy to Grow
CHICAGO HARDY FIG TREE | COLD HARDY FIG TREES | FIG TREE HARDY TO ZONE 5! If you have ever tasted the sun sweetened fruit fresh from a garden grown fig tree, you know what a treat it is! Now you can enjoy your own home grown figs - even in a large container for your patio! How exciting - fresh, sweet, home grown figs grown in even cold regions! The Chicago Hardy fig is winter hardy to zone 5 with some protection. In the chilly areas, the plant may die back to the ground in late fall but will re-sprout in the spring. Because the Chicago Hardy Fig fruits on new wood (current season's growth) this cycle doesn't impact fig production. As another option, grow your fig in a beautiful large container and park it in a cool garage during the winter months. Because the Chicago Hardy Fig fruits on new growth, even a bitterly cold winter does not ruin its ability to produce delicious, sweet and juicy figs! We have come into a bumper crop of these wonderful fig trees. They are growing fast in the Southern California sunshine, and are eager to join your garden and grow! This variety is self pollinating so one tree can produce without having a partner. Imagine sweet, ripe figs with paper thin prosciutto and glasses of wine on the back deck late this summer. Ahhh...
- Color: Chicago Hardy Fig
- Brand: Easy to Grow
- ASIN: B00JV6B6HK
Grow a Little Fruit Tree: Simple Pruning Techniques for Small-Space, Easy-Harvest Fruit Trees
Grow your own apples, figs, plums, cherries, pears, apricots, and peaches in even the smallest backyard! Ann Ralph shows you how to cultivate small yet abundant fruit trees using a variety of specialized pruning techniques. With dozens of simple and effective strategies for keeping an ordinary fruit tree from growing too large, you’ll keep your gardening duties manageable while at the same time reaping a bountiful harvest. These little fruit trees are easy to maintain and make a lovely addition to any home landscape.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1612120547
The Fruit Gardener's Bible: A Complete Guide to Growing Fruits and Nuts in the Home Garden
Enjoy bushels of crispy apples and baskets of juicy blueberries from your own backyard. Authors Lewis Hill and Leonard Perry provide everything you need to know to successfully grow delicious organic fruit at home, from choosing the best varieties for your area to planting, pruning, and harvesting a bountiful crop. With tips on cultivating strawberries, raspberries, grapes, pears, peaches, and more, this essential reference guide will inspire year after year of abundantly fruitful gardening.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: B007I5N6G0
Gardening Seeds - 20 Pcs/Bag Cherry Seeds Home Indoor Fruit Bonsai Dwarf Cherry Tree Seed Planting
jslist list_layout" aria-cont="productdetails"> Description : Egrow 20 Pcs/Bag Cherry Seeds Home Indoor Fruit Bonsai Dwarf Cherry Tree Seed Planting Specifications : Quantity : 20 pcs Germination time : 15-25 days For germination temperature : 18-25 Celsius. Package : 1 OPP Simple Packaging Applications : Balcony, garden, living room, study, windows, office, etc. How To Grow The Seeds? Firstly, loose the soil and then put your seeds in the soil in 0.3-0.5cm of soil, note that do not put them so deep and close in the soil. Secondly, check whether the temperature is fit for sowing these seeds in order to make sure they will grow. The best temperature is 18-25degrees. Thirdly, water these seeds, but not too often, once or twice a day. Finally, keep the soil moist and make them under the sun. They usually need 15 to 25 days to grow, so please wait patiently! Tips : Soaked in warm water for 8 hours before planting will be better if the seeds is over 0.5mm. Because the seeds are in dormant state and need to absorb enough water to germination. Package Includes : 1 x 20 Pcs Cherry Seeds Product Details :
- Brand: Unknown
- ASIN: B07HYPLHWF
The Fruit Trees Book: Growing Apples - A Beginner Gardening Books Series; Yard Upkeep, Soil Testing, Planting, Pruning & Tree Care: Your No-Nonsense Guide To A Juicy Apple Harvest
While professional apple growers have learned traditional, time tested ways to get the most from their apple orchards, most of us are hobbyists who simply enjoy the taste of a fresh off the tree apple.There are many reasons people grow apple trees in their own backyards or smaller groves and orchards. The ability to make fresh apple sauce or pies or just grab a tasty treat right off the tree are just a few.If you’ve chosen to grow apples yourself, you will soon learn that it can be rewarding and (as most rewarding things in life are) somewhat difficult. This detailed guide to growing your own apple trees will cover nearly everything you need to know, from planting the young seedlings to harvesting apples from a matured tree. Many generations of apple growers have used simple guidelines to ensure the success of their orchards. These tips are handy for the professional grower as well as the hobbyist. I will cover special considerations for choosing a variety of tree that best suits your needs, and the best ways to care for your trees to encourage them to grow strong and healthy so they can consistently yield delicious fruits. Diseases, pruning, special care for grafted trees, thinning the fruit, and much more will be covered in this guide. In addition, I will present you with twe...
- ASIN: 1949727017
The Complete Guide to Growing Your Own Fruits and Berries: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply (Back-To-Basics)
There is nothing better than a freshly picked apple or raspberry from your own backyard and yet many homeowners lack the resources or the necessary gardening acumen to effectively plant and harvest their own fruit. While some fruits, like apples, grow in almost any climate (as many as 35 of 50 states providing perfect conditions), others like blackberries and blueberries are incredibly hard to grow without the right soil, weather, and care. This book will guide every man and woman out there who has ever wanted to grow their own crop of fruits and berries or who has tried and failed. From the simplest fruit tree to the most fickle berry bush, this book will be your one and only guide. You will learn how to select your fruits and berries of choice, using a combination of climate information that matches the best possible bushes, trees, and vines to your home and how these plants will grow there. You will learn how to maintain your plants in your climate with the right sunlight, location, soil, and fertilizer and what each different kind of fruit or berry needs to be most effective. You will learn the planting conditions and the maintenance that each fruit or berry needs, from pruning and picking, to maintaining a pest free environment around your plants. Starting with the most basi...
- ASIN: 1601383487
Bluelans 50Pcs Thai Star Fruit Seeds Juicy Carambola Exotic Tree Seeds
Specifications:Easy to grow from seeds.Item Name: Star Fruit SeedQuantity: about 50 PcsFeatures: Easy to Grow, Exotic Tree, Fruit SeedNotes:Due to the light and screen setting difference, the item's color may be slightly different from the pictures.About 50pcs seeds, due to manual counts, quantity will be 3 - 5pcs more or less. Hope you can understand, thank you.Package Includes:50 x Star Fruit Seeds
- Color: Yellow
- Brand: Bluelans
- ASIN: B07BDHB7BX
- UPC: 670327621884
Small Plot, Big Harvest: A Step-by-Step Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Small Spaces
Aimed at both urban and suburban gardeners with small plots, who want to be part of the grow-your-own phenomenon, Small Plot, Big Harvest celebrates what the vast majority of people have — a little bit of patio or garden that is precious to them. With at-a-glance crop planners, step-by-step gardening techniques — such as preparing soil, sowing, planting, watering, feeding, and growing under cover — and instructions and charts showing when to sow and when to harvest, Small Plot, Big Harvest brings foolproof vegetable growing for gardeners with little space.
- Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
- ASIN: 0756690552
- UPC: 690472090557
Organic Pomegranate Fruit Tree Seeds, 20+ Premium Quality Tree Seeds, 90% Germination, Punica Granatum Red Seeds
- Brand: Kuting
- ASIN: B07NKG8NYZ
Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1580170277
Organic Lemon Fruit Tree 20 Seeds For Planting Indoor/Outdoor (Yellow Lemon Seeds)
Nutritional value Lemon is rich in vitamin C, sugar, calcium, phosphorus, iron, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, nicotinic acid, quinic acid, citric acid, malic acid, hesperidin, naringin, coumarin, high potassium content And low sodium, etc., are very beneficial to the human body. Vitamin C can maintain the formation of various human tissues and intercellular substances, and maintain their normal physiological function. In the human body, the parent material, adhesion and collagen, etc., all need vitamin C to protect. When vitamin C is missing, the interstitial substance between the cells becomes less and less. In this way, the cell tissue will become brittle and lose its ability to resist external forces. As a result, the human body is prone to rancidemia. It has more uses, such as prevention of colds, stimulation of hematopoiesis, and anti-cancer effects.
- Color: Yellow Lemon Seeds
- Brand: Kuting
- ASIN: B07DFXYGVK
- UPC: 707409765003
The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way
Many people want to grow fruit on a small scale but lack the insight to be successful orchardists. Growing tree fruits and berries is something virtually anyone with space and passionate desire can do - given wise guidance and a personal commitment to observe the teachings of the trees. A holistic grower knows that producing fruit is not about manipulating nature but more importantly, fostering nature. Orcharding then becomes a fascinating adventure sure to provide your family with all sorts of mouth-watering fruit.The Holistic Orchard demystifies the basic skills everybody should know about the inner-workings of the orchard ecosystem, as well as orchard design, soil biology, and organic health management. Detailed insights on grafting, planting, pruning, and choosing the right varieties for your climate are also included, along with a step-by-step instructional calendar to guide growers through the entire orchard year. The extensive profiles of pome fruits (apples, pears, asian pears, quinces), stone fruits (cherries, peaches, nectarines, apricots, plums), and berries (raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, gooseberries, currants, and elderberries) will quickly have you savoring the prospects.Phillips completely changed the conversation about healthy orcharding with his first b...
- Brand: Unknown
- ASIN: B007SVDE3E
Modern Rustic: Starting an Orchard: A homesteading guidebook for growing fruit trees, berries, grapes and nuts
In-season, a mature orchard is a thing of magic and beauty. You can have trees that explode with colorful flowers in the spring and provide succulent fruit with nectar-like juice that dribbles off your chin and runs down your arm through the summer and fall. Once your orchard is established, it will produce fruit for years to come with minimal maintenance. In fact, if you are an experienced gardener who is considering starting an orchard you will be happy to learn that an orchard is much easier to maintain than the average garden.If you plan your new orchard properly using the information in this book your trees will provide you with an abundance of fruit while making your property look beautiful. This book includes everything you need to know to start your own orchard from scratch. It will take you step by step through the process from site selection to harvest. Whether you want two trees or twenty, you'll be surprised how easy it is to start your own orchard once you have the right knowledge.Here is what you will learn:- How to choose fast growing trees and small trees that are easier to manage, such as dwarf fruit trees- Planting and pruning apple trees, cherry trees, pawpaw trees, peaches and nectarines, pears and plums - How to grow strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, bl...
- ASIN: B00J1W2ZIS
300pcs Blue Climbing Strawberry Seeds Tree Seed, Delicious Fruit Seeds For Home & Garden Bonsai Seeds Planting
Specification:Item type: strawberry seedsQuantity: 300pcs/bagGermination time: 15-20 daysGermination rate: over 80%Purity: 98%Water content: over 8%Germination temperature: 15-22℃Applications: balcony, garden, yard, farm, orchards, etcStrawberry color: bluePackage includes: 1 bag of 300pcs strawberry seeds1, Ready to soil loose, breathable3, Keep the soil moist.Note:Steps:Choose a growing location that receives at least six hours of direct sun every day. Prepare the area in early spring when the soil is warm, yet is not overly wet. Add compost to the soil and work it well with the garden spade to incorporate the compost completely into the soil.Sprinkle 1 pound of fertilizer for every 100 square feet of growing area onto the soil. Work the fertilizer into the soil about 8 inches deep with the spade.Select the kind of strawberries you want to grow. Spring-bearing strawberry plants produce berries for several weeks in June. Everbearing strawberry plants produce berries three times a year--in spring, summer and autumn. Day neutral strawberry plants produce berries throughout the entire growing season. Everbearing strawberries and day neutral strawberries are best suited for gardens where space is limited.Prepare planting rows. Space spring-bearing strawberries 18 to 30 inches a...
- Color: blue
- Brand: Sunflowrerss
- ASIN: B07CPQ2CMK
- UPC: 192798841344
30 Pcs Dwarf Banana Seeds Bonsai Tree,Tropical Fruit Seeds,Bonsai Balcony Flower for Home Planting,Germination Rate of 95%
Unit Type: lot (30 pieces/lot) Package Weight: 0.02kg (0.04lb.) Package Size: 10cm x 10cm x 10cm (3.94in x 3.94in x 3.94in) Brand Name: Suhulu Product Type: Bonsai Size: Small Mini Large Medium Style: Perennial Applicable Constellation: Aries Full-bloom Period: Summer Flowerpot: Excluded Classification: Novel Plant Function: Beautifying Type: Succulent Plant Use: Outdoor Plants Climate: Subtropics Location: Courtyard Cultivating Difficulty Degree: Very Easy Model Number: potted plant Variety: banana seed Product Type: Bonsai
- Color: Show In Picture
- Brand: SVI
- ASIN: B06XZM1NCJ
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