Hydroponics for the Home Gardener: An easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide for growing healthy vegetables, herbs and house plants without soil. (Gardening)

By Stewart Kenyon

Revised and up to date.
Hydroponics for the house Gardener is an easy-to-follow, step by step consultant to starting to be natural, fit vegetable, herbs and apartment crops with out soil.
Clearly illustrated with black and white line drawings, the booklet covers each point of domestic hydroponic gardening together with: - development a hydroponic procedure as opposed to purchasing a equipment - Plant propagation and indoor pollination - open air hydroponics, recipes, and lots more and plenty extra.

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