"The best wine book I read this year was not about wine. It was about cider"--Eric Asimov, New York Times, on Uncultivated
When he first envisioned becoming a farmer, author Emmet Van Driesche never imagined his main crop would be Christmas trees, nor that such a tree farm could be more of a managed forest than the conventional grid of perfectly sheared trees.
A lyrical tribute to the diversity of trees, their physical beauty, their special characteristics and uses, and their ever-evolving meanings
Since the beginnings of history trees have served humankind in countless useful ways, but our relationship with trees has many dimensions beyond mere practicality.$24.99ISBN: 9780865719125Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: New Society Publishers - October 15th, 2019
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.$35.00ISBN: 9781623545031Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Imagine - February 6th, 2018
Praised by Doug Tallamy as "an important new tool to our native plant libraries," this go-to guide is perfect for gardeners of all skill levels looking to add sustainable native flora to any horticultural project east of the Mississippi River Valley.$9.95ISBN: 9781612123653Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Storey Publishing, LLC - February 24th, 2015
Growing beautiful Christmas trees is a great way to generate off-season farm income and make better use of your land. From selecting a site and planting the right species to marketing and selling trees, this Storey BASICS® guide shows you how to build and maintain your own small tree nursery.$59.95ISBN: 9781604692488Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Timber Press - September 17th, 2010How often do we overlook bark, a frequently beautiful and always important part of the plant, focusing instead on leaves, flowers, and the shape of the trunk and branches?$29.95ISBN: 9781770859081Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Firefly Books - April 18th, 2017
"Covers virtually every aspect of conifer use and culture in a format accessible to horticultural students and home gardeners alike ... Magnificently highlighted by more than 250 striking color photographs ... Conifers are showcased in their full glory as richly textured, brilliantly colored, and subtly structured plants deserving of a spot in every garden." -- Booklist$22.99ISBN: 9780688050405Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 1st, 1973
The Visual Method for the Practical Identification and Recognition of Shrubs (and vines and ground covers) -- and an important supplement to existing botanical methods.$20.00ISBN: 9780292749160Availability: Special OrderPublished: University of Texas Press - October 1st, 2013
What would Thanksgiving be without pecan pie? New Orleans without pecan pralines? Southern cooks would have to hang up their aprons without America's native nut, whose popularity has spread far beyond the tree's natural home.$22.50ISBN: 9781593731441Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bunker Hill Publishing Inc - February 15th, 2013
Lavishly illustrated and fact-filled, The Cherry Blossom Festival: Sakura Celebration is a fascinating and informative look into one of the world's greatest festivals. From Tokyo to Washington, D.C.$59.95ISBN: 9781604692099Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Timber Press - April 2nd, 2010International experts worked for nearly two decades to produce this greatest single source of information on maples. Every known maple is described, including growth habit, distribution, hardiness, and autumn color, as well as useful information on culture, propagation, and pests and diseases.
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