The virtues of organic food have long been apparent. But what many people don't realize is that they can grow their own--no matter how small their space. Whether you've got a backyard, rooftop, or patio, or are restricted to window boxes or hanging baskets, the joy and satisfaction of organic gardening can be yours. From planning a garden, to deciding what to plant, to the best methods of chemical-free pest and disease control, this definitive guide will help you get big results from even the tiniest of spaces.
Barbara Segall is a gardening expert and widely published garden writer, whose work appears in a number of specialist gardening publications such as BBC Gardeners' World magazine, Kitchen Garden, Country Living and Herbs. She is also Editor of The Horticulturist, the quarterly journal of The Institute of Horticulture, and is Chair of The Garden Writers Guild. She maintains a traditional garden, including a potager-style kitchen garden, at her home in Sudbury, Suffolk.