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Yes, you can be an organic gardener with tips, secrets, and step-by-step advice for gardens of all sizes!

Whether you are starting your first garden or switching your conventional garden to organic, Rodale’s Basic Organic Gardening has all the answers and advice you need — from nourishing the soil to growing and harvesting delicious, fresh vegetables.

From seed and site selection to the last harvest and end-of-season tidy-up, Rodale’s Basic Organic Gardening delivers 70+ years of tips, advice, secrets, and inspiration from Organic Gardening. It’s the only comprehensive guide to your organic garden that you’ll ever need!

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A Need for Speed!

Grow the 5 fastest vegetables!

These crops go from garden to table in no time flat!

Arugula 21 days
Radishes 22 days
Lettuce 28 days
Bush beans 49 days
Snap peas 56 days
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Easy-Growing Plants for Every Garden

In just a single pot, you can grow herbs more flavorful than anything ever found in a supermarket jar. Plant everything from asparagus to zinnias and get variety-specific tips for maximum harvests and abundant blooms. Rodale’s Basic Organic Gardening quick-care guide to garden-worthy plants will help you get the best vegetables, herbs, annuals, and perennials — including delightful bulbs that come back year after year — so you’ll always have flavor in your fresh-picked vegetables and long-blooming colorful flowers.

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Ward Off Weeds and Prevent Pests

Can weeds start sprouting when the soil is cold? Unfortunately, yes. Prevent a weed explosion with the newspaper trick on page 241. Get organic tricks and solutions to stop weeds from wandering into your lush garden! Save time (and your strength) by eliminating weeds the smart way!

Keep the bad bugs from invading your territory. Plant flowers that beneficial insects love (and love to pollinate), and they will automatically evict the pesky pests from your garden! One recent study found a type of perennial that attracts all five of the best beneficial bugs. Find out which variety on page 264.

Starting a garden and maintaining it year to year can be easy-breezy with these tips and tricks.

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