The Backyard Orchardist BTR-1650
Stella Otto, 2nd ed, 2016, 318 pp. SECTION: Permaculture and Trees, Good information on fruit trees for the small home garden. Lots of charts and illustrations. Everything from choosing a planting site to storing the harvest, for apples, pears, cherries, apricots, plums, peaches, and nectarines. Highly recommended by “Pomona,” the newsletter of the North American Fruit Explorers, as the “finest single source of fruit growing information published to date.” APPROX WEIGHT: .938 lbs.