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The Truth about Garden Remedies: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why

by Jeff Gillman

Can beer make plants grow? How about buttermilk? Or music-classical or rock? Are you sure about planting trees in deep holes? And how about chasing insects with hot sauce and stopping slugs with eggshells?

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Teaming with Microbes: A Gardener's Guide to the Soil Food Web

by Jeff Lowenfels & Wayne Lewis

Smart gardeners know that soil is anything but an inert substance. Healthy soil is teeming with life — not just earthworms and insects, but a staggering multitude of bacteria, fungi, and other microorganisms....


Botany for Gardeners: Third Edition

by Brian Capon

A bestseller since its debut in 1990, this indispensable and handy reference has now been expanded and updated to include an appendix on plant taxonomy and a comprehensive index. Two dozen new photos and illustrations...


Gardening for a Lifetime: How to Garden Wiser as You Grow Older

by Sydney Eddison

Although the garden may beckon as strongly as ever, the tasks involved - pulling weeds, pushing wheelbarrows, digging holes, moving heavy pots - become increasingly difficult, or even impossible, with advancing...


Wild Fruit: A Field Guide to Britain and Europe

by Alain Geneve

Wild Fruit is a field guide to fruit commonly found in the wild in Britain and Northern Europe. The plant descriptions include information on identification for 220 fruits, and include tasting notes and historical...


The New Low-Maintenance Garden: How to Have a Beautiful, Productive Garden and the Time to Enjoy It

by Valerie Easton & Jacqueline Knox

Do you ever lament that you'd love to be able to garden more, but just don't have the time? The demanding pace of modern life leaves little space for the pleasures of gardening. On the other hand, gardening...


The Green Roof Manual: A Professional Guide to Design, Installation, and Maintenance

by EdmundC. Snodgrass & Linda McIntyre

Green roofs - the ultimate in sustainable building practices - continue to generate enormous interest and enthusiasm among architects, landscape designers, and urban planners. Increasingly strict stormwater...


How to Grow a School Garden: A Complete Guide for Parents and Teachers

by Arden Bucklin-Sporer & Rachel Pringle

In this groundbreaking resource, two school garden pioneers offer parents, teachers, and school administrators everything they need to know to build school gardens and to develop the programs that support them....


Plant-Driven Design: Creating Gardens That Honor Plants, Place, and Spirit

by Lauren Ogden & Scott Ogden

For too long, garden design has given pride of place to architecture, artifice, and arbitrary principles. The results? Soulless landscapes where plants play subordinate roles.

With passion and eloquence, Scott...


Rhapsody in Green: The Garden Wit and Wisdom of Beverley Nichols

by RoyC. Dicks & Beverley Nichols

Beverley Nichols (1898-1983) was a prolific author, playwright, composer, and media personality.

Though much of his work has been forgotten, his garden writing has stood the test of time. His amusing anecdotes,...


The Oregon Companion: An Historical Gazetteer of the Useful, the Curious, and the Arcane

by RichardH. Engeman

What's the connection between Ken Kesey and Nancy's Yogurt? How about the difference between a hoedad and a webfoot? What became of the Pixie Kitchen and the vanished Lambert Gardens?

The Oregon Companion is...


The North American Guide to Common Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms

by NancyJ. Turner & Patrick vonAderkas

If people knew how many poisonous plants are commonly found in homes and gardens, they'd be shocked. Plants as common as monkshood, castorbean, and oleander are not just dangerous, they're deadly.

The North American...


The Encyclopedia of Herbs: A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance

by ArthurO. Tucker & Thomas DeBaggio

This meticulously researched compendium provides every aspect

of growing, identifying, harvesting, preserving, and using more

than 500 species of herbs. Thorough profiles provide a plant's

botanical name and family,...


Fearless Color Gardens: The Creative Gardener's Guide to Jumping Off the Color Wheel

by Keeyla Meadows

Renowned garden artist Keeyla Meadows sees the world in strong, saturated shades. Fearless Color Gardens brings this unique vision to life by showing how to use wild, uninhibited color to connect indoor and...


The Northwest Green Home Primer

by Kathleen O'Brien & Kathleen Smith

The essential, real-world, green home manual.

Everyone can make green home decisions on a budget with this inspiring, informationpacked guide. Whether you are building, remodeling, buying, or just curious,...


Practical Science for Gardeners

by Mary Pratt

Informative and entertaining, this book will stimulate experimentation and encourage gardeners to review and improve their current gardening practices. Once gardeners learn how plants are constructed, it is...


So You Want to Start a Nursery

by Tony Avent

When Avent announced that he was quitting his job to build a specialty nursery, his former horticulture professor begged his student to reconsider, telling him he couldn't possibly make a profit "without doing...


The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual

by Roger Marshall

Imagine biting into a fresh, juicy tomato straight from the vine in the middle of winter. Or growing a huge collection of succulents and cacti in even the coldest parts of the world. Or relaxing, mid-snowstorm,...


California Foraging: 120 Wild and Flavorful Edibles from Evergreen Huckleberries to Wild Ginger

by Judith Lowry

The diversity of California's terrain and climate are a forager's dream, with unique offerings from the coast, the mountains, the deserts, and everywhere in between. A passionate wild  foods expert, Judith...


Designing with Succulents

by DebraLee Baldwin

Succulent plants offer dazzling possibilities for garden design and require only minimal maintenance to remain lush and alluring year round. Featuring the work of more than 50 professional garden designers and...