Amazing Tips, Tricks, and Tonics
Flower gardening is more popular today than it ever has been before, but most folks don't know where to start. They hear the words "annual, perennial, tuber, or corm", and they're ready to head for the hills! But wait just a cotton pickin' minute - it's easy to grow big, beautiful flowers with a little help from Jerry Baker, America's Master GardenerÂ®.
In this gardening special, Jerry assumes the role of an artist, showing you how to paint a gorgeous green scene using flowers as your palette, and your yard as the canvas. Jerry takes you step-by-step through the growing season, sharing hundreds of his fantastic flower growing tips and tricks including:
- Prepping the canvas with Epsom salts
- Energizing your beds with beer
- Using ammonia to jump start the palette
- Banishing those unwanted bugs with dish soap
With Jerry's help, you too can create an outdoor masterpiece full of rich, vibrant colors that will last all season long. No matter what color your thumb is now, by the time you're through, all you'll be seeing is green!
Jerry Baker, America's foremost authority on lawn, garden, and plant care. He has written over 50 books, including the bestsellers, Backyard Problem Solver and Supermarket Super Products.
Jerry also publishes America's How-To Newsletter?, Home, Health and Garden LineÂ®. which is jam-packed full of old-fashioned advice, down-home wisdom, and home remedies. No matter what it is, everything Jerry Baker does seems to mushroom and grow.