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    • Publication date:09 Jun 2011

Tales from Titchmarsh

By Alan Titchmarsh

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The very best of Alan Titchmarsh's gardening writing taken from his 20 years as a columnist with BBC Gardeners' World magazine.

Britain's favourite gardener Alan Titchmarsh has also been the most popular contributor to Gardeners' World magazine for the last twenty years.
This collection of his very best columns, demonstrates just why he is regularly voted the readers' favourite. His brilliant writings are, in turn, practical - just how far back should we prune our roses? - opinionated - I always rail at people who go out on a Sunday afternoon to tidy their gardens. I mean, a garden is not a sock drawer - cheeky - I have a theory that gardeners grow to look like their soil and wistful - You've got to be a bit of a dreamer to get the most out of your garden.
So lay down your trowel, take off your wellies, sit back and enjoy a bit of quintessential Titchmarsh.

Biographical Notes

Alan Titchmarsh is known to millions through the popular BBC TV programmes British Isles: A Natural History, How to be a Gardener, Ground Force and Gardeners' World. He has written more than forty gardening books, as well as seven best-selling novels and his first 2 volumes of memoirs Trowel and Error and Nobbut a Lad. He was made MBE in the millennium New Year Honours list and holds the Victoria Medal of Honour, the Royal Horticultural Society's highest award. He lives with his wife and a menagerie of animals in Hampshire where he gardens organically.

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  • ISBN: 9781444728842
  • Publication date: 01 Mar 2012
  • Page count: 288
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
Praise for KNAVE OF SPADES, Alan's latest volume of memoirs: — ...
This book is a sheer delight and the humour and wry, self-effacing descriptive energy make it a total page-turner — Sun
Alan Titchmarsh talks about his career with warmth, humour and an enthusiasm that never wanes — Woman's Weekly
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