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The Grafter's Handbook, 6th Edition

by R.J. Garner & Steve Bradley

R.J. Garner's The Grafter's Handbook is the classic reference book and revered encyclopedia (and the only one of its kind) on plant propagation by grafting, and has been favored by orchardists and gardeners...


Sowing Seeds in the Desert: Natural Farming, Global Restoration, and Ultimate Food Security

by Masanobu Fukuoka & Larry Korn

The earth is in great peril, due to the corporatization of agriculture, the rising climate crisis, and the ever-increasing levels of global poverty, starvation, and desertification on a massive scale. This present...


Paradise Lot: Two Plant Geeks, One-Tenth of an Acre, and the Making of an Edible Garden Oasis in the City

by Eric Toensmeier & Jonathan Bates

When Eric Toensmeier and Jonathan Bates moved into a duplex in a run-down part of Holyoke, Massachusetts, the tenth-of-an-acre lot was barren ground and bad soil, peppered with broken pieces of concrete, asphalt,...


Gaia's Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture, 2nd Edition

by Toby Hemenway

The first edition of Gaia’s Garden sparked the imagination of America’s home gardeners, introducing permaculture’s central message: Working with Nature, not against her, results in more beautiful, abundant,...


The Winter Harvest Handbook: Year Round Vegetable Production Using Deep-Organic Techniques and Unheated Greenhouses

by Eliot Coleman & Barbara Damrosch

Choosing locally grown organic food is a sustainable living trend that’s taken hold throughout North America. Celebrated farming expert Eliot Coleman helped start this movement with The New Organic Grower...


The Basics of Permaculture Design

by Ross Mars, Martin Ducker & David Holmgren

The Basics of Permaculture Design, first published in Australia in 1996, is an excellent introduction to the principles of permaculture, design processes, and the tools needed for designing sustainable gardens,...


The Permaculture Way: Practical Steps to Create a Self-Sustaining World

by Graham Bell, Brick, Bill Mollison & David Belamy

The Permaculture Way shows us how to consciously design a lifestyle which is low in environmental impact and highly productive. It demonstrates how to meet our needs, make the most of resources by minimizing...


The Soul of Soil: A Soil-Building Guide for Master Gardeners and Farmers, 4th Edition

by Joseph Smillie & Grace Gershuny

Soil is the basis not only for all gardening, but for all terrestrial life. No aspect of agriculture is more fundamental and important, yet we have been losing vast quantities of our finite soil resources to...


Get Growing

by Frankie Flowers & Shannon Ross

Have you ever looked enviously at a neighbour’s garden and wished you had a green thumb? Have you ever gone to the garden centre full of enthusiasm, only to find yourself confused and defeated? Have you ever...


The Intelligent Gardener: Growing Nutrient Dense Food

by Steve Solomon & Erica Reinheimer

Beyond organic-- a practical guide to nutrient-dense food.


Shamanic Gardening: Timeless Techniques for the Modern Sustainable Garden

by Melinda Joy Miller

No other gardening book better illustrates the vast cultural history and modern practicality of sustainability and permaculture.


Aquaponic Gardening: A Step-By-Step Guide to Raising Vegetables and Fish Together

by Sylvia Bernstein

Grow fish and get your greens at the same time with this definitive do-it-yourself guide


Growing with Gardening

by Bibby Moore

Growing with Gardening offers step-by-step guidance in planning a year-round horticultural program for therapy, recreation, or education. Developed under the auspices of the North Carolina Botanical Garden,...


Infinite Spaces

by Joe Earle, Julie Moir Messervy & Sadao Hibi

Based on classical Japanese writings, this Zen gardening book is full of insightful commentary and lush photographs.

Japanese gardens have long been admired for their capacity to improve on nature through impeccable...


My Best Grass

by Francisco ?Paco? Mieres

"Sure there are no more beautiful thing to see in a house, a building, a mansion, a castle or a sports field that green and pure grass without weeds, and where we can see it from our children playing seniors...


The Plastic Garden

by Stephen M. Dlamini

The plastic garden handbook is written in simple language and introduces fascinating new concepts in gardening that are aimed at enticing everyone to start his/her garden. It guides you step by step into how...


The Old Rose Index

by Brent C. Dickerson

This detailed book is the useful long-awaited and efficient comprehensive index to Brent C. Dickerson's fascinating works on Old Roses. The index lists all of the roses in these internationally-known, influential...


From Seed to Salad

by Frank Salerno

How to turn your backyard garden into a Green Machine.

There is something supremely satisfying about pulling out of the backyard garden a big head of crisp lettuce, a half-dozen ripe, red tomatoes, a basketful...


The Ever Curious Gardener

by Lee Reich

Curious why caressing your cucumber plants will help them bear more fruit? Or why you should grow oranges from seed even if the fruit is inedible? Or why trees need to sleep and how to help them?

Join acclaimed...


Greenhouse Gardening!

by Aeronwen Morrison

Greenhouse gardening is a ton of fun, and you can definitely grow some awesome stuff Think about it, you have a place where plants can grow during all seasons, and you can have crops all year round. It’s also...