From Seed to Skillet

Step-By-Step Guide to Planting and Eating Your Own Vegetables

Item Number: BF359

$27.96

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$27.96

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

Description

By Jimmy Williams and Susan Heeger

Jimmy Williams pays homage to his family history in this inspiring step-by-step guide to designing and planting a backyard vegetable garden and growing one's own food. He learned all about vegetable gardening at the knee of his grandmother, a South Carolina native from a traditional Gullah community whose members were descendants of Caribbean slaves.

With this essential garden manual, home gardeners can learn how easy it is to:

  • Plan a garden, design and construct growing beds
  • Tend the crop without using harmful chemicals
  • Learn about the best time to harvest gorgeous vegetables
  • Cook a delicious feast using Jimmy's favorite family recipes

Novice and experienced gardeners and cooks will find unusual recipes for the garden (Jimmy's HayGround fertilizer blend) and the table too. As tomatoes, corn and okra ripen, try pairing Indian Summer Succotash with a main dish of the Gullah-inspired beans-and-rice dish, Hoppin' John, or Vegetable-Rice-Stuffed Tomatoes. And don't forget the Sweet Potato Biscuits!

Softcover. 176 pages. Chronicle Books 2010.

Characteristics

Book Format Softback Year Published 2010
Book Format Softback
Year Published 2010

Videos & Articles

Videos

What You May Need

Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 2.00 lbs. Dimensions: 11"L x 9"W x 0.5"H

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

The information provided in this box will NOT be published in your review.

By submitting your review for entry into our contest, you agree to the following: Each product review submitted will enter you into our monthly drawing for a $100 gift card, provided you chose to enter the drawing. Multiple reviews on the same product will count as one entry. One winner will be chosen at random every month. The winner will be contacted via phone and/or email. If we are unable to make contact with the winner within 30 days of the drawing date, that winner will forfeit their prize. We reserve the right to end this contest at any time, for any reason.

Write "HUMAN" in the field below.

Cancel