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The Complete Guide to Working with Worms: Using the Gardener's Best Friend for Organic Gardening and Composting

by Wendy Vincent

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports that if we composted 100 percent of our food scraps, we could prevent the equivalent of 20 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions each year. Composting...


How to Mulch: Save Water, Feed the Soil, and Suppress Weeds. A Storey BASICS®Title

by Stu Campbell

Nurture plants and beautify backyards and gardens with this informative introduction to choosing and using all types of mulch, from organic to synthetic. 


Tips for the Lazy Gardener

by Linda Tilgner

Linda Tilger encourages you to embrace the lazy gardener within to work smarter and relax harder. With hundreds of time-saving techniques, Tips for the Lazy Gardener shows you how easy it can be to grow hearty...


Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful Gardening

by Louise Riotte

For over 30 years, this classic companion-gardening guide has outlined the keys to creating a harmoniously varied and bountiful garden.


The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual

by Roger Marshall

?Greenhouses offer gardeners a way to extend their growing season, a chance to increase their plant palette beyond regional limits, and a place of refuge. With The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual in hand, you...


The Pruning Answer Book: Solutions to Every Problem You'll Ever Face; Answers to Every Question You'll Ever Ask

by Lewis Hill & Penelope O'Sullivan

When should you prune a blackberry bush? How much should you remove? What’s the difference between pinching and heading back? And how can you be sure that you aren’t harming your fragile blossoms? The Pruning...


The Complete Compost Gardening Guide: Banner batches, grow heaps, comforter compost, and other amazing techniques for saving time and money, and produ

by Barbara Pleasant & DeborahL. Martin

Develop mature compost right in your garden. Barbara Pleasant and Deborah Martin explain their six-way compost gardening system in this informative guide that will have you rethinking how you create and use...


Growing Marijuana Hydroponically

by Tina Wright & Hans

GROWING MARIJUANA HYDROPONICALLY shows how to grow marijuana indoors utilizing the Sea of Green Perpetual Harvest process adapted by Hans into a "cottage" approach.

The Sea of Green Perpetual Harvest is the simplest,...


Saving Vegetable Seeds: Harvest, Clean, Store, and Plant Seeds from Your Garden. A Storey BASICS® Title

by Fern Marshall Bradley

Grow vegetable favorites year after year with expert tips on choosing, collecting, preparing, and starting seeds from the home garden. 


Saving Container Plants: Overwintering Techniques for Keeping Tender Plants Alive Year after Year. A Storey BASICS® Title

by Brian McGowan & Alice McGowan

Keep beloved plants coming back for years to come with expert methods for storing and caring for frost-intolerant greenery through the coldest months.

 


The Know Maintenance Perennial Garden

by Roy Diblik

The Know Maintenance Perennial Garden makes a gorgeous perennial garden available to everyone, no matter their skill or the size of their space.


Deep-Rooted Wisdom: Skills and Stories from Generations of Gardeners

by Augustus Jenkins Farmer

With Augustus Jenkins Farmer as a guide, home gardeners can learn the skills needed to create and maintain a modern garden and reconnect with the tradition of garden mentorship and the wonder of the natural...


Garden Rockery - How to Make, Plant and Manage Them

by Francis George Heath

Originally published in 1908, this book is a detailed guide to the creation and ongoing management of a garden rockery. The book is intended for both the beginner and the experienced gardener and is still of...


The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States

by Mary Ann Newcomer

This Timber Press Guide features an A–Z section that profiles the 50 vegetables, fruits, and herbs that grow best in the Mountain States and provides basic care and maintenance for each.


The Complete Guide to Saving Seeds: 322 Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits, Flowers, Trees, and Shrubs

by Robert E. Gough & Cheryl Moore-Gough

Learn how to collect, save, and cultivate seeds from more than 300 types of plants.

 


The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Southeast

by Ira Wallace

This Timber Press Guide features an A–Z section that profiles the 50 vegetables, fruits, and herbs that grow best in the Southeast and provides basic care and maintenance for each.


The Complete Guide to Growing Tomatoes: A Complete Step-by-Step Guide Including Heirloom Tomatoes

by Cherie Everhart

The average tomato farmer has more than 100 varieties of tomatoes, ranging from the sweetest, juiciest strains available to the smallest, easiest to grow options out there. Tomatoes are found in thousands of...


The Complete Guide to Growing and Using Sprouts: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply - Including Easy-to-Make Recipes

by Richard Helweg

Sprouts have been a happy addition to many sandwiches, noodle dishes, and side plates at restaurants for decades, and when they are properly grown at home, they can add a much needed boost of both plant protein...


The Complete Guide to Growing Healing and Medicinal Herbs: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply

by Wendy Vincent

Herbs have been the centerpiece of natural healthcare since before the dawn of medicine in ancient Greece. With more than 50,000 strains of herb from around the world currently catalogued by various botanical...


The Complete Guide to Growing Windowsill Plants: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply

by Williams Duea. Angela

A windowsill is among the best possible places to put a plant, it provides ample sunlight, brightens the look of your home from the outside, and adds what amounts to a filter to the air coming in and out of...