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

by Jeff Gillman

Can beer make plants grow? And how about stopping slugs with eggshells? This fearless book assesses new and historic advice and reveals the how and why—and sometimes the why not—for more than 100 common...


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...


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, here...


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

In this popular primer on how the nursery industry works, an award-winning nursery owner discusses the merits and disadvantages of retail, wholesale, mail-order, liner operations, and much more.


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...


Sugar Snaps and Strawberries: Simple Solutions for Creating Your Own Small-Space Edible Garden

by Andrea Bellamy & Jackie Connelly

Imagine savoring fresh-picked strawberries on a weekend morning, plucking plump figs from your mini-orchard to quarter and serve at a farm-to-table meal with friends, or harvesting and sautéing the edible stalks...


How the Government Got in Your Backyard: Superweeds, Frankenfoods, Lawn Wars, and the (Nonpartisan) Truth About Environmental Policies

by Jeff Gillman & Eric Heberlig

Biotechnology - the future or a genetic time bomb? Renewable fuels - the key to cleaner air or just corporate welfare? Greenhouse gasses - baking the earth to death or just a needless worry? Plant patents -...


The Edible Front Yard: The Mow-Less, Grow-More Plan for a Beautiful, Bountiful Garden

by Ivette Soler

People everywhere are turning patches of soil into bountiful vegetable gardens, and each spring a new crop of beginners pick up trowels and plant seeds for the first time. They're planting tomatoes in raised...