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Gardeners Question Time Plant Chooser is a guide to achieving your garden’s all-time best throughout the seasons. Four expert author-gardeners have selected 700 species, and many more varieties, that will flourish in temperate gardens in the northern hemisphere—flowers, fruits, vegetables, annuals, biennials, perennials, shrubs, trees, and more—in all their diverse glory. Each entry provides basic information, including the plant’s preferred soil and situation, its flowering season, hardiness, …
Amazon / Brand: Kyle Cathie
Price: 123.77 $

A 688-page volume jam-packed with practical information, advice, tips, and quirky wisdom, both basic enough for the novice and complete enough to help those with more experience improve their gardening habits, The Garden Primer leads all readers down the path to a simpler and more successful garden. Combining easy how-to instruction with quirky wisdom and tried-and-true advice, the author reassuringly guides the reader through the flower garden, the decorative garden, the vegetable patch, and more. …
Amazon / Brand: Workman Pub
Price: 105.17 $

The orchid is one of the most treasured flowers in the world. Now all the species and varieties of orchids are carefully detailed and categorized in this comprehensive guide. Compiled by Botanica s expert editors, this exhaustive reference stands alongside their equally impressive Annuals and Perennials, Trees and Shrubs, Roses, Gardening Encyclopedia, and Organic Gardening. Over 2,500 color photographs capture the beauty of the over 1,200 varieties of orchids listed. Complete with a reference table …

Containing straightforward practical advice on dividing plants, sowing seeds and taking cuttings, this book aims to instil confidence in even complete beginners, and to provide any gardener with the freedom to plan and plant lavishly and imaginatively, without counting the cost. The book covers annuals, biennials, herbaceous perennials, ferns, bulbs, alpines, conservatory plants, shrubs, climbers and even trees. Each short section describes one simple method of propagation and growing on - how to …

The Reader s Digest Complete Book of the Garden is a significant and timely contribution to an increasing awareness of the importance of our great heritage of natural beauty. It will be a basic reference not only for those concerned with improving their own gardens, but also for those with a broader interest in the conservation of our scenic resources. …

A garden is the sum of its plants and with this book s mix of the very best annuals, perennials and bulbs, you can add flower upon flower to create a beautiful, well-planned garden. This lavishly illustrated, handy reference book gives you everything you need to know about over 300 popular annuals, bulbs and perennials and contains special sections on roses, clematis, tulips and daffodils. Find the flowers that you are already growing and then choose further exciting plants to complement your flowering …
Amazon / Whitecap Books Ltd
Price: 34.95 $

Here at last, these beautiful bulbs are fully described and illustrated. Spring-flowering Chasmanthe is a plant for areas of mild winter, but Crocosmia can endure winter temperatures. They flower from early summer well into fall and provide wonderful displays of warm red and orange when the garden often has little else to offer except annuals. A descriptive list of more than 400 Crocosmia cultivars concludes the complete horticultural account of the genera. Superb watercolors of the species and many …

First published in 1940, this volume contains a complete encyclopedia of gardening, including information and instructions related to a wide variety of subjects ranging from choosing seeds and planting them to pruning, propagating, marketing, and much more. This fantastic volume constitutes a must-have for all green-fingered enthusiasts, and it would make for a worthy addition to any bookshelf. Contents include: Annuals, Hardy and Half-Hardy, Bedding Plants, Spring, Bedding Plants, Summer, Bedding, …
Amazon / Home Farm Books
Price: 27.99 $

The Notebook A seasonal scrapbook of gardening methods, recipes and tabletop designs. Hands-on workbook format with pockets for clippings and graph paper for plans. Tips on holiday festivities and decorating ideas with pages for notes. Full-color instructions to creat magnificent bouquets from the summer garden. Lists of favorite perennials and annuals for grow-your-own arrangments.Good intentions tend to bloom and fade like a perennial: next year, you ll dig up the border by the front walk and install …
Amazon / HarperCollins
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This guide concentrates on the plants that have been the stalwarts of the cottage garden for over 100 years and includes improved forms, cultivars and hybrids. Its main focus is a detailed look at traditional annuals and how to use and care for them. The book also covers planting in shady and sunny places, choosing plants for containers and the creative use of colour for subtlety or more extrovert effects. Propagation, pests and diseases, and growing plants for difficult areas are also included.This …

In this complete reference to integrating edible plants into a wide range of private and public landscapes, landscape designer Cheryl Beesley thoroughly answers the questions of how to plant, where to plant, and what to plant. She covers garden layout, bed construction, and fencing options and offers specific design examples for a wide variety of possibilities for edible landscapes, such as a schoolyard, restaurant, or residence. She presents an extensive pallet of edible plant choices for Texas …

First published in 1923, this volume contains a fantastic guide to gardening, with chapters on everything from constructing rose and rock gardens to adding water features, soil and seasonal considerations, landscaping, and much more. Written with the beginner in mind, it contains step-by-step instructions and expert tips to guide the reader towards their perfect garden. Contents include: The House, The Bulb Garden, The Rock Garden, The Rose Garden, Annuals, The Herbaceous Border, The Formal Garden, …
Amazon / Home Farm Books
Price: 23.99 $

First published in 1928, Garden Maintenance is a profusely-illustrated guide to gardening dealing with almost every subject related to it from selecting plants and creating lawns to exhibiting, constructing tennis course, and landscaping, and much more. This vintage book contains a wealth of timeless information and will be of considerable utility to modern gardeners both amateur and professional. Contents: Development of Horticulture, Landscape Gardening, The Greenhouse, Annuals, The Herbaceous …
Amazon / Home Farm Books
Price: 23.99 $

First published in 1934, Suburban Gardens is a vintage guide to gardening that focuses on smaller gardens attached to suburban houses. It offers the reader a comprehensive handbook on gardening, containing chapters on everything from planning a suburban garden to creating rock gardens, deterring pests, and even participating in horticultural exhibitions. With simple instructions and useful illustrations and photographs, this volume constitutes a must-have for suburban gardeners and others with limited …
Amazon / Home Farm Books
Price: 23.93 $

Whatever s ailing your plant-from slugs and bugs to molds, rots, and wilts-this guide has the cure. Written by an award-winning garden writer, it helps you get to the root of the problem with expert diagnostic advice, and offers quick and effective solutions for eliminating more than 130 international pests, diseases, and disorders. Gardeners can choose from both chemical and organic remedies for trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials, and vegetables-and with this handy directory, you don t even have …
Amazon / Brand: Hamlyn
Price: 23.48 $