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A witty, informal guide to gardening in the high desert areas of the Great Basin. It begins with the author s philosophy and a short history of gardening and features chapters on: Landscape planning, xeriscaping, and firescaping; Intelligent water use; Composting and mulching; Propagating; Tools and planting tips; Identifying weeds and controlling pests; Rock and container gardening; Preventing or repairing wind and snow damage; Fruiticulture, vegiculture and floriculture; Tree and shrub care; Herb …

The soothing sight and sound of water is one of the greatest pleasures a garden can offer. Now those with small gardens or even no garden at all, can enjoy the delights of water features with this practical guide to designing, building and planting your own original container water gardens. Here ideas and step-by-step instructions for over 25 small-scale, low-maintenance water features to suit small gardens, patios, balconies and even indoors. All are surprisingly simple to construct and install. …
Amazon / David & Charles
Price: 122.39 $

Bite-sized inspiration for the owner of any outside space, be it a city window box or a country terrace. Whether you want to grow something decorative for spring, summer or winter flowers, or delicious edibles from herbs to tomatoes; if you want to fill window boxes, tubs or hanging baskets; and if you re after original ideas such as reclaimed troughs or a mini container water garden, this pack will give you plenty of inspiration. There s something here for every gardener, from the low-maintenance …
Amazon / Ryland Peters & Small
Price: 111.75 $

The RHS New Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques is the new definitive guide explaining all the essential techniques you are ever likely to need. It reflects modern best-practice gardening at the Royal Horticultural Society, the world s leading gardening authority. All techniques are shown clearly and simply with step-by-step instructions for every gardener to follow. Contains more than 2000 clear and concise colour illustrations supported by over 1000 beautiful colour photos.This book includes steps …
Amazon / Mitchell Beazley
Price: 93.92 $

‘GREENHOUSE TOMATO AND CAPSICUM PRODUCTION IN THE TROPICS’ book was written to fill the knowledge-skill gap in greenhouse production and provide agropreneurs with practical guide on greenhouse production of tomato and capsicum in consideration to Low-Medium Cost Production Model, Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Integrated Plant Nutrient Management (IPNM), Hydroponic System and Post-Harvest Technology for Export. What you will see in the book; TABLE OF CONTENTS …
Amazon / Independently published
Price: 50.00 $

Any flower lover can produce breathtaking arrangements--it s just a matter of applying the principles of good design. A lushly photographed guide to contemporary and traditional styles explains how to learn basic skills and ordinary materials. Over 30 designs are on display, with every step for producing them in both fresh and silk flowers. See how to choose the right container (baskets, clear glass, bubble bowls, tall vases) and shape (round, fan, horizontal, vertical, right triangle). Assemble …
Amazon / Brand: Sterling
Price: 46.31 $

y Blue in Washington TOP 500 REVIEWER on March 9, 2008 Format: Hardcover This is a surprisingly good reference book for the weekend gardener, and particularly if water gardening is of interest. The book devotes a very long section to the design/planning, installation and care of ponds and other garden water features. It also provides good information on the kinds of plants to consider in and around the pond. Beyond water gardening, Great Ideas for Your Garden focuses on design elements and garden …
Amazon / Select Editions
Price: 39.14 $

Expert advice, practical shortcuts, inspiration and time-tested tips for house plant lovers everywhere--Even the recipe for Grandma Putts Homemade Plant Food! Jerry Baker has included everything the house planter needs to know including fool-proof tips on growing seeds and young plantings, 14 drinks plants prefer to tap water, the perfect light to grow by, savvy advice on container, herb, and organic gardening, and sure-fire cures for bugs and blotches. …
Amazon / Plume
Price: 34.50 $

The earth exhibits amazing diversity and beauty in its rocks and the countless plants that thrive among them. Now anyone can design and enjoy a stunning garden in which plants and stones exist in natural harmony. Learn how to make the most of rocky landscapes. Plan and build your own rock or gravel garden. See how to add a water feature, a rock wall, or a raised bed, and even how to make a container rock garden. Handy plant lists and a detailed plant directory make it easy to choose the proper species …
Amazon / Cassell Illustrated
Price: 31.55 $

You don t need a sprawling backyard or spacious raised beds to grow delicious fruits, vegetables, and herbs of your own. In The Edible Balcony, longtime urban gardener Alex Mitchell shows how to transform whatever space you have, from a balcony or rooftop to a fire escape or window box, into a profusion of fresh, seasonal produce.While raising your own produce is eco-friendly in itself, you’ll learn how to plant, grow, and water as sustainably as possible to ensure your edible Eden remains green …
Amazon / Rodale Books
Price: 30.11 $

The AHS Encyclopaedia of Gardening Techniques is the definitive guide explaining all the essential techniques you are ever likely to need, no matter where in North America you live. It reflects modern best-practice gardening at the American Horticultural Society, the leading US gardening authority. All techniques are shown clearly and simply with step-by-step instructions for every gardener to follow. It contains more than 2,000 clear and concise color illustrations supported by over 1,000 beautiful …
Amazon / Brand: Mitchell Beazley
Price: 28.62 $

This guide to ponds and water features contains full colour images and step-by-step instructions, providing the beginner or busy gardener practical information and advice. Topics featured include: choosing a site; safety and electricity in the garden; mini-pools and container ponds; mounting a wall fountain; creating moving water features; plants for deep water, shallow margins and poolsides. …
Amazon / Gardners Books
Price: 26.31 $

Indoor Marijuana Horticulture is the most authoritative, complete, up-to-date book on indoor marijuana cultivation. The New Totally Revised Edition contains over 250 photographs and drawings to illustrate the well researched text. Step-by-step guide to:.Grow Rooms.Lamps & Electricity.Container Gardening.Water & Fertilizer.Hydroponics.Air&Co2.Bugs & Fungi.Cloning.Harvesting.Breeding.Garden Calendar. …
Amazon / Van Patten Pub
Price: 25.00 $

Gardeners and garden designers are having a love affair with agaves. It s easy to see why—they re low maintenance, drought-tolerant, and strikingly sculptural, with an astounding range of form and color. Many species are strikingly variegated, and some have contrasting ornamental spines on the edges of their leaves. Fabulous for container gardening or in-the-ground culture, they combine versatility with easy growability. In Agaves, plant expert Greg Starr profiles 75 species, with additional cultivars …
Amazon / Timber Press OR
Price: 23.52 $

The Ultimate Guide to container gardening in hot and dry climates around the globe. Marylee Pangman shares a wealth of information gained from 20+ years of creating successful potted gardens in desert-like climates.Included is a month by month planning guide, ideas for creating and caring for potted gardens, advice on container selection, and much more.Additional chapters include seasonal flower and plant lists, ideas for dealing with specific challenges like desert critters and water usage.Purchasers …
Amazon / Marylee Pangman
Price: 23.34 $