THE VICTORIAN FRUIT GARDENERS’ GUIDE.
Written by James Sinclair, a horticulturist living in Melbourne Australia. This book on growing fruits was published in 1856.
From the Almond to the Walnut, twenty-three different types of fruiting trees and berry plants are described here. From soil preparation, planting, pruning and other tips in growing these various trees and plants.
ON THE FORMATION OF A FRUIT GARDEN
THE FIG TREE
THE GRAPE VINE
GROWING FRUIT TREES IN PLANTATIONS
MANURING FRUIT GARDENS
MULCHING FRUIT TREES