"exactly what I was looking for--a comprehensive book on growing tomatoes in containers. Everything you need to know is in here, and there's no fluff. I'm psyched. She even shows you how (with photos) to make your own self-watering containers. There are also recipes, and all kinds of info on soil, pests, container options and tomato varieties. Really well done." - LQ
Other 5 our of 5 Star Reviews
"Just What I Need!
It has everything I need to get started, grow, maintain and harvest the tomatoes ... Highly recommended." - G. Wells
Almost anyone, anywhere can enjoy fresh tomatoes off the vine in their own homes! Seasoned container gardener and best selling gardening author Mary Verdant shares her expertise the art of container gardening. Armed with this step-by-step guide you can grow delicious tomatoes this spring!
"If you love tomatoes get this book! If you have no space and want to create a mini tomato garden it can be done and this book tells you how... The photos are sharp and really bring the book to life. For the low price this book costs it is well worth it." - JP
"This book really simplifies tomato gardening and makes it extremely efficient, especially for small spaces... The tips at the end of the book are awesome, everything really makes perfect sense." E. Lass
About the Author
She attained a degree in horticulture at Merritt College in Oakland California. Since then she has helped her clients plant gardens and learn about the wonders of growing food.
One of her favorite experiences is the look on a child's face when they first bite into a ripe, beautiful tomato that the grew themselves!
She has helped create beautiful and bountiful gardens in California, North Carolina, England, and Hawaii - and her books have inspired gardeners all over the world.
Her goal is to simplify gardening. She understands how very easy it is to create and grow a garden (especially in containers) and she writes in order to inspire everyone - young and old - healthy and healing - to grow their own gardens and discover how easy, fun and nurturing a garden can be.
She focuses on getting straight to the point - so her books are short and clear. She wants you to be out planting and harvesting, not sitting inside reading a book!