No-Waste Kitchen Gardening – Katie Elzer-Peters

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Author:  Katie Elzer-Peters
Description:  128-page book
ISBN:  978-0-7603-6160-3
Publisher:  Quarto US, Jan 2019

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Regrow Your Leftover Greens, Stalks, Seeds, and More

Learn to grow and re-propagate produce from kitchen scraps like carrot stumps and apple cores with No-Waste Kitchen Gardening.

No-Waste Kitchen Gardening is a fun and colorful exploration of the amazing results you can get by re-growing vegetable cutoffs and scraps into harvestable, edible plants.  Stop tossing your carrot stumps, loose cilantro sprigs, lettuce and cabbage stalks, and apple cores in the trash!  The expert advice in No-Waste Kitchen Gardening, gives you all the instructions and tricks you’ll need to grow and re-propagate produce from food waste.  You’ll be astonished at how much food waste you can re-grow.

You’ll also find some helpful general information about growing indoors and maintaining your re-grown plants.  Two-part photo instructions show first what the root, chunk seed, or leaf should look like when you re-plant it, and second, when to harvest or re-plant it in soil to continue growing.

Katie Elzer-Peters is a horticulturist who writes gardening books, blogs, and articles.  A resident of Wilmington, North Carolina, she also teaches classes and runs workshops dedicated to gardening and garden writing.  She has a master of science in public garden management and has published several renowned books with Cool Springs Press.

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ISBN-10: 0760361606
ISBN-13: 9780760361603
Goodreads: 39835357

Author(s): Publisher: Cool Springs Press
Published: 12/18/2018

No-Waste Kitchen Gardening is a fun and colorful exploration of the amazing results you can get by re-growing vegetable cutoffs and scraps into harvestable, edible plants.

Stop tossing your carrot stumps, loose cilantro sprigs, lettuce and cabbage stalks, and apple cores in the trash! The expert advice in No-Waste Kitchen Gardening, gives you all the instruction and tricks you'll need to grow and re-propagate produce from food waste. You'll be astonished at how much food waste you can re-grow.

You'll also find some helpful general information about growing indoors and maintaining your re-grown plants. Two-part photo instructions show first what the root, chunk seed, or leaf should look like when you re-plant it, and second, when to harvest or re-plant it in soil to continue growing. 

Edibles big and small, quick to grow and those that take a big longer, are included, so you can pick and choose which projects to take on. A few of the many plants profiled include:
Green onions
Tomatoes
Melons
Avocadoes
Potatoes
Carrots
Cut back on your food waste, cultivate your own food easily, and maybe even share gardening with a new generation, all with the advice from No-Waste Kitchen Gardening.
 

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