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15 October 2019 | By Larry Weaner | Filed in: horticulture.

Garden Revolution shows how an ecological approach to planting can lead to beautiful gardens that buck much of conventional gardening s counter productive, time consuming practices.

Gardenista: A Manual for Modern Outdoor Living

15 October 2019 | By Michelle Slatalla | Filed in: horticulture.

Our homes outdoor spaces can and should be as welcoming and carefully considered as our living rooms when treated as extensions of our homes, these spaces enrich our lives immeasurably That was the guiding principle when, under the direction of editor in chief Michelle Slatalla whose New York Ti

The Market Gardener: A Handbook for Successful Small-Scale Organic Farming

15 October 2019 | By Jean-Martin Fortier | Filed in: horticulture.

Les Jardins de la Grelinette is a micro farm located in eastern Quebec, just north of the American border Growing on just 1.5 acres, owners Jean Martin and Maude Hel ne feed than two hundred families through their thriving CSA and seasonal market stands and supply their signature mesclun salad

The Indestructible Houseplant: 200 Beautiful Plants that Everyone Can Grow

15 October 2019 | By Tovah Martin | Filed in: horticulture.

Tovah Martin has weeded through the world of indoor plants to find over 200 options tough enough for anyone to grow The American Gardener Brown thumb No problem The Indestructible Houseplant is packed with indoor plants that are tough, beautiful, reliable, and virtually impossible to kill In a

Small Space Garden Ideas

15 October 2019 | By Philippa Pearson | Filed in: horticulture.

Perfect for people who have little space to garden, whether a doorstep, balcony, or part of a wall Small Space Garden Ideas is full of creative ideas for making use of every growing space available From windowsills and hanging baskets to rooftop containers and vertical gardens, Small Space Gard

The Wild Wisdom of Weeds: 13 Essential Plants for Human Survival

15 October 2019 | By Katrina Blair | Filed in: horticulture.

The Wild Wisdom of Weeds is the only book on foraging and edible weeds to focus on the thirteen weeds found all over the world, each of which represents a complete food source and extensive medical pharmacy and first aid kit More than just a field guide to wild edibles, it is a global plan for huma

The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World

15 October 2019 | By Michael Pollan | Filed in: horticulture.

The book that helped make Michael Pollan, the New York Times bestselling author of Cooked and The Omnivore s Dilemma, one of the most trusted food experts in AmericaEvery schoolchild learns about the mutually beneficial dance of honeybees and flowers The bee collects nectar and pollen to make honey

Botany for Gardeners

15 October 2019 | By Brian Capon | Filed in: horticulture.

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 make this new edition even richer with information Its convenient paperback forma

Gaia's Garden: A Guide to Home-scale Permaculture

15 October 2019 | By Toby Hemenway | Filed in: horticulture.

Permaculture is a verbal marriage of permanent and agriculture Australian Bill Mollison pioneered its development Key features include use of compatible perennials non invasive planting techniques emphasis on biodiversity specifically adaptable to local climate, landscape, and soil

Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

15 October 2019 | By Michael Pollan | Filed in: horticulture.

In his articles and in best selling books such as The Botany of Desire, Michael Pollan has established himself as one of our most important and beloved writers on modern man s place in the natural world A new literary classic, Second Nature has become a manifesto not just for gardeners but for envi