Gardening Books

Garden Secrets of Bunny Mellon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781423655404
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Published: Gibbs Smith - October 20th, 2020

A treasure trove of Bunny Mellon's garden design philosophy and advice from her personal archive.

Ikebana Unbound: A Modern Approach to the Ancient Japanese Art of Flower Arranging Cover Image
ISBN: 9781579659134
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Published: Artisan - September 15th, 2020

"A modern take on a centuries-old art that’s breathtakingly simple.”
—Booklist, starred review

At its heart, the Japanese art of ikebana is about celebrating an intimate connection with nature.

Amber Waves: The Extraordinary Biography of Wheat, from Wild Grass to World Megacrop Cover Image
ISBN: 9780226553719
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Published: University of Chicago Press - September 1st, 2020

At breakfast tables and bakeries, we take for granted a grain that has made human civilization possible, a cereal whose humble origins belie its world-shaping power: wheat. Amber Waves tells the story of a group of grass species that first grew in scattered stands in the foothills of the Middle East until our ancestors discovered their value as a source of food.

American Gardens Cover Image
By Monty Don, Derry Moore (Photographs by)
ISBN: 9783791386751
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Published: Prestel - October 27th, 2020

Monty Don, Britain's treasured horticulturalist, and renowned photographer Derry Moore explore iconic and little-known gardens throughout America.

Floriography: An Illustrated Guide to the Victorian Language of Flowers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524858148
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 15th, 2020

A charming, gorgeously illustrated botanical encyclopedia for your favorite romantic, local witch, bride-to-be, or green-thumbed friend.

Floriography is a full-color guide to the historical uses and secret meanings behind an impressive array of flowers and herbs.

Doctor Houseplant: An Indispensible Guide to Keeping Your Houseplants Happy and Healthy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780760369869
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Published: Cool Springs Press - September 8th, 2020

Houseplants and indoor gardening have been undergoing a renaissance in the last few years, particularly among people keen to introduce greenery into rented apartments and houses. As well as being affordable, nothing helps more to instantly create a lively and inviting interior than houseplants.

It is possible to start small and build a plant collection as confidence develops,

The Regenerative Grower's Guide to Garden Amendments: Using Locally Sourced Materials to Make Mineral and Biological Extracts and Ferments Cover Image
By Nigel Palmer, John Kempf (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781603589888
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - August 7th, 2020

Revitalize your garden--and go beyond compost--by making your own biologically diverse inoculants and mineral-rich amendments using leaf mold, weeds, eggshells, bones, and other materials available for little or no cost

Backyard Pharmacy: Plants as Medicine - Plant, Grow, Harvest, and Heal Cover Image
ISBN: 9780760369005
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Published: Cool Springs Press - September 8th, 2020

This compact yet complete guide to herbal medicines shows you how to transform common plants into remedies that heal. While using herbs as medicines can often seem complicated or costly, the Backyard Pharmacy gift edition offers a way to learn that’s simple, effective, and low cost.

Plants you once believed were just seas

Grasses, Sedges, Rushes: An Identification Guide Cover Image
ISBN: 9780300236774
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Published: Yale University Press - August 18th, 2020

A practical and expertly illustrated field guide to over one hundred grasses, sedges, and rushes

This elegant and easy‑to‑use guide is an updated and amended revision of Lauren Brown’s seminal Grasses: An Identification Guide, which was first published in 1979.

Houseplant Party: Fun projects & growing tips for epic indoor plants Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631598838
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Published: Cool Springs Press - August 4th, 2020

Grow some of the world's most unique and beautiful houseplants with this one-of-a-kind guide.

Houseplants for All: How to Fill Any Home with Happy Plants Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358379942
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - August 11th, 2020

Turn over a new leaf with Houseplants for All, and actually keep all your plant babies happy and healthy. Use the plant profile quiz to easily find your perfect match instead of picking up whatever catches your eye at the store and hoping that it'll survive your home and lifestyle.

Indoor Kitchen Gardening Handbook: Projects & Inspiration to Grow Food Year-Round – Herbs, Salad Greens, Mushrooms, Tomatoes & More Cover Image
ISBN: 9780760369029
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Published: Cool Springs Press - September 8th, 2020

Named one of the Best Gardening Books of 2014 by the Chicago Tribune, Indoor Kitchen Gardening is about creating a sense of play and nourishment.

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Manchester Center, VT 05255
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ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
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424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
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