Written by an associate professor of horticulture and master gardener, this cuts through the myths and explains why. --The English Garden
I liked this book, with its good-humoured, pragmatic approach and its quirky layout - it's a great bedside or kitchen table book for dipping into. --The Professional Gardener
About the Author
Jeff Gillman is an associate professor in the Department of Horticultural Science at the University of Minnesota. His previous books include The Truth about Garden Remedies and The Truth about Organic Gardening. Meleah Maynard is a journalist, editor, and master gardener. She writes regularly for many publications, and her garden and horticulture stories have appeared in magazines such as The History Channel Magazine, Gardening How-To, Garden and Deck & Landscape.