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Best-selling author Niki Jabbour invites you to shake up your vegetable garden with an intriguing array of 238 plants from around the world. With her lively "Like this? Then try this!" approach, Jabbour encourages you to start with what you know and expand your repertoire to try related plants, many of which are delicacies in other cultures. Jabbour presents detailed growing information for each plant, along with fun facts and plant history. Be prepared to have your mind expanded and catch Jabbour's contagious enthusiasm for experimentation and fun in the garden.



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Niki Jabbour

Niki Jabbour is a garden writer and radio show personality, who hosts The Weekend Gardener every Sunday on News 95.7 FM (www.news957.com) . Her work also appears in magazines across North America including Canadian Gardening, Garden Making and Gardens East.

A Note from Niki - As an obsessive veggie gardener, I'm thrilled that we are able to harvest year-round from our 2000 square foot plot. We're in zone 5b/6, but winters can be long and harsh. Therefore, I'm always on the hunt for a wider variety of cold tolerant crops for our winter cold frames and mini hoop tunnels - mache, mizuna, mustards, claytonia, carrots and more. It gives me a deep sense of satisfaction to be able to harvest a bounty of food in the middle of winter and be able to offer homegrown organic veggies to my family. You can follow my gardening adventures at http://yearroundveggiegardener.blogspot.com Happy Gardening!



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