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Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions
Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions

Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions

1,954 Natural Remedies to Handle Your Toughest Garden Problems

Jerry Baker Good Gardening series


384 Pages, 7 1/4 x 9

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $21.95)

Publication Date: April 2006

ISBN 9780922433766

Rights: US & CA

American Master Products, Inc. (Apr 2006)
Jerry Baker

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One-of-a-kind antidotes, cures, and remedies for hundreds of yard and garden dilemmas

Whether used in backyards, acre properties, or patio container gardens, the simple and natural gardening tricks in this resource incorporate common household products and down-home ingenuity to combat common gardening problems. Recipes include homemade insect sprays and fertilizers that replace chemical, store-bought alternatives. Quick fixes are offered on fighting fungus with pantyhose, protecting pruned roses with white glue, and defeating botanical disease with peppermint. Green thumbs as well as novice gardeners can use beer, baby shampoo, ammonia, and other domestic products to produce prize flowers, vegetables, fruits, and herbs.

Author Biography

Jerry Baker is the author of more than 50 books, including Jerry Baker's Perfect Perennials!, Jerry Baker's Terrific Tomatoes, Sensational Spuds, and Mouth-Watering Melons, and Plants Are Like People, and his gardening specials have been televised on PBS. He lives in New Hudson, Michigan.