Meager, Leonard

The new art of gardening

With the gardener's almanack. Containing, the true art of gardening, in all its particulars. I. Site of a proper plat of ground, for planting fruit-trees; with the manner of planting, grasting, imbuding, inoculating, and ordering all sorts of fruit-trees, and fruits in all seasons. The art of making cyder, perry, and wines of divers sorts of fruits. II. Of the kitchen-garden, and what things are proper to be done in it, as to herbs, plants, roots, berries, fruits, &c. III. Of the flower-garden, how to order it, and rear choice flowers, slips, layers, sow seeds, make off-sets, and plant them in their proper earths, seasons, and due waterings. With the names, and description of the most material ones. IV. Of greens, how to order and preserve them. With rules for the conservatory, and green-house. To each head is added an almanack, shewing what is to be done every month in the year