What better way to commemorate a child's birthday or other important family event than by planting a tree - especially one that with its delicious fruit will be a yearly reminder of the important event. This book, by one of America's foremost gardeners, shows you how. Here's help to choose the right tree and variety for your location - whether you have space for an entire orchard or only a few containers on a patio. Here's help to plant it, keep it healthy, protect it from pests and diseases and make sure that it produces a bountiful harvest. Perhaps best of all, here too are many recipes for making the most healthful and delicious use of your fruits and nuts. Celebrate your family! Plant a fruit or nut tree!