Discover how to grow your own fruit and vegetables in even the smallest of outdoor spaces, whether it's a balcony, urban patio, rooftop terrace, or windowsill. English gardening expert and author Isabelle Palmer divides The Balcony Gardener into six chapters that cover all you need to know about gardening basics, choosing plants and containers, arranging plants for optimum growth, seasonal considerations and more. Special sections include advice on creating a city garden that brings the charm of the country to your urban home; and a special cocktail window box from which you can concoct creative cocktails-with recipes included. Country- and city-dwellers alike will be inspired by this collection of creative gardening projects and tips and tricks for small-scale gardening success. Hardcover, 144 pages.