Garden Shops: one kid 1 | About-garden.com

Unlike other children’s books, this one talks to kids, not their parents. Vibrant copy and zany illustrations will excite them about digging in the dirt, planting, making special projects, and loving nature.38 kid-tested and kid-approved projects for young gardeners ages 6-14.More than 50 illustrations energize the book.Every page piques kids’ curiosity about plants and sparks their creativity.Primer on tools, identification of plant parts, and simple vocabulary.Easy-to-follow format makes gardening …
Amazon / Better Homes and Gardens
Price: 34.99 $

Whether landscaping a new house or sprucing up an old one, readers will find this a unique and indispensable guide. The Tree and Shrub Finder is organized to help the homeowner choose plants for their beauty as well as for other features, such as privacy, shade, low-maintenance care, and even kid-friendliness for treehouses and hammocks. Also included are little-known tricks for plant care. …
Amazon / Brand: Taunton Press
Price: 32.95 $

Everyone wants healthy children who choose potatoes over chips and oranges over Oreos, but it isn t always easy to convince a picky child to try something new. The Family Kitchen Garden integrates the garden and kitchen in a simple, fun way that parents and children can enjoy together. By teaching kids how to garden, they will be more likely to eat what they grow -- what a rewarding way to encourage healthy foods! Unlike other guides to gardening with children, these are not simple projects just …
Amazon / Timber Press
Price: 26.37 $

Every year, renowned grower Amy Goldman produces an amazing 600 varieties of tomatoes on her estate in New York s Hudson Valley. Here, in 56 delicious recipes, 200 gorgeous photos, and Goldman s erudite, charming prose, is the cream of the crop.From glorious heirloom beefsteaks - that delicious tomato you had as a kid but can t seem to find anymore - to exotica like the ground tomato (a tiny green fruit that tastes like pineapple and grows in a tomatillo-like husk), Homegrown Tomatoes is filled with …