Horticulture

GROW YOUR OWN HERBS: THE 40 BEST CULINARY VARIETIES FOR HOME GARDENS

Grow Your Own Herbs shares everything you need to know to grow the forty most important culinary herbs. You’ll learn basic gardening information, including details on soil, watering, and potting. Profiles of 40 herbs—including popular varieties like basil, bay laurel, lemon verbena, tarragon, savory, thyme, and more—feature tasting notes, cultivation information, and harvesting tips. Additional information includes instructions for preserving and storing, along with techniques for making delicious pastes, syrups, vinegar, and butters. If you are new to gardening, have a limited space, or are looking to add fresh herbs to their daily meals, Grow Your Own Herbs is a must-have.Fresh herbs are a kitchen staple, and this hardworking guide details how to grow and use the 40 most important culinary varieties.
July 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$16.95

FRUIT TREES FOR EVERY GARDEN: AN ORGANIC APPROACH TO GROWING APPLES, PEARS, PEACHES, PLUMS, CITRUS, AND MORE

For more than forty years, Orin Martin has taught thousands of apprentices, students, and home gardeners the art and craft of growing fruit trees organically. In Fruit Trees for Every Garden, Orin shares--with hard-won wisdom and plenty of humor--his recommended fruit varieties and techniques for productive trees, including apple, pear, peach, plum, apricot, nectarine, sweet cherry, orange, lemon, fig, and more. If you crave crisp apples, juicy peaches, or varieties of fruit that can never be found in the store, they are all within reach in your own backyard. Whether you have one tree or a hundred, Orin gives you all the tools you need, from tree selection and planting practices to seasonal feeding guidelines and in-depth pruning tutorials. Along the way, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the core principles of organic gardening and soil stewardship: compost, cultivation, cover crops, and increasing biodiversity for a healthier garden. This book is more than just a gardening manual; it's designed to help you understand the why behind the how, allowing you to apply these techniques to your own slice of paradise and make the best choices for your individual trees. Filled with informative illustrations, full-color photography, and evocative intaglio etchings by artist Stephanie Martin, Fruit Trees for Every Garden is a striking and practical guide that will enable you to enjoy the great pleasure and beauty of raising homegrown, organic fruit for years to come.Written by the long-time manager of the renowned Alan Chadwick Garden at the University of California, Santa Cruz, this substantial, authoritative, and beautiful full-color guide covers everything you need to know about organically growing happy, healthy fruit trees. You haven't truly experienced flavor until you've eaten fruit fresh out of hand in your own garden.
August 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$24.99
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GROWING TREES AND SHRUBS INDOORS: BREATHE NEW LIFE INTO YOUR HOME WITH LARGE PLANTS

Written by Herda, Dj
The complete guide to growing trees and shrubs indoors to beautify and purify your home Some of the most polluted places on earth are where we spend 90% of our time: inside our homes. Science is continually uncovering more effective ways of improving the quality of our environment, and plants--specifically indoor trees and shrubs--are at the top of this list.
October 15, 2019 | Paperback | New Society Publishers | 240 Pages |
$24.99
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DIY AUTOFLOWERING CANNABIS: AN EASY WAY TO GROW YOUR OWN

Written by Lowenfels, Jeff
A totally new category of plants -- as easy to grow as tomatoes, perfect for gardeners Cannabis prohibition is ending around the world, and there's a new bud in town -- auto-flowering cannabis. As easy to grow as tomatoes, auto-flowering cannabis is the perfect new plant for the home gardener who has limited time and space.
October 22, 2019 | Paperback | New Society Publishers | 176 Pages |
$24.99
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COMPLETE BOOK OF FERNS: INDOORS - OUTDOORS - GROWING - CRAFTING - HISTORY & LORE

Written by Weinstein, Mobee
The Complete Book of Ferns is filled with botanical information, indoor and outdoor growing and care information, details on propagation, display ideas, and even craft projects.
December 31, 2019 | Hardcover | Cool Springs Press | 256 Pages |
$30.00

HOW TO GROW MORE VEGETABLES, NINTH EDITION: (AND FRUITS, NUTS, BERRIES, GRAINS, AND OTHER CROPS) THAN YOU EVER THOUGHT POSSIBLE ON LESS LAND WITH LESS

Written by Jeavons, John
The world's leading resource on biointensive, sustainable, high-yield organic gardening is thoroughly updated throughout, with new sections on using 12 percent less water and increasing compost power.
July 25, 2017 | Paperback | Ten Speed Press | 264 Pages |
$21.99

SALAD GARDEN

Written by Larkcom, Joy
This is the definitive guide to growing over 200 salad plants in gardens of all sizes! The Salad Garden comes with everything you'll need to know how to grow your own garden filled with salad greens.
May 4, 2017 | Paperback | Frances Lincoln | 288 Pages |
$24.99

URBAN FLOWERS: CREATING ABUNDANCE IN A SMALL CITY GARDEN

Written by Dunster, Carolyn
Creating colour and interest in a small urban garden by growing a range of flowers and other decorative plants brings with it many rewards. Carolyn Dunster shows you what to grow and how to use your own blooms, leaves and berries in a range of indoor displays and hand-tied bouquets.
April 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Frances Lincoln | 192 Pages |
$29.99

MOTHER EARTH NEWS GUIDE TO VEGETABLE GARDENING: BUILDING AND MAINTAINING HEALTHY SOIL * WISE WATERING * PEST CONTROL STRATEGIES * HOME COMPOSTING * DO

Written by Mother Earth News
The Mother Earth News Guide to Vegetable Gardening is a must have volume packed with time-tested information, photographs, and charming illustrations for home gardeners everywhere.
April 15, 2017 | Paperback | Voyageur Press (MN) | 272 Pages |
$27.99

GOOD SOIL: MANURE, COMPOST AND NOURISHMENT FOR YOUR GARDEN

Written by Raman, Tina
Maximise your garden, whatever you grow in it, with some Swedish expertise.
March 2, 2017 | Hardcover | Frances Lincoln | 256 Pages |
$29.99

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