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A Garden Miscellany: An Illustrated Guide to the Elements of the Garden Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781604698817
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Published: Timber Press - October 29th, 2019

 “A pleasure to read and a valuable resource to fall back on for the enthusiastic gardener.” —Publishers Weekly

Do you know a folly from a ha-ha? Can an allée be pleached? Does a skep belong on a plinth?


Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life: The Plants and Places That Inspired the Iconic Poet Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781604698220
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Published: Timber Press - October 1st, 2019

“A visual treat as well as a literary one, Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life will be deeply satisfying for gardeners and garden lovers, connoisseurs of botanical illustration, and those who seek a deeper understanding of the life and work of Emily Dickinson.” —The Wall Street Journal

Emily Dickinson was a keen observer of the natural world, b


A History of Gardening in 50 Objects Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9780750991308
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Published: The History Press - October 1st, 2019

The earliest record of an enclosed space around a homestead comes from 10,000 BCE and since then gardens of varying types and ambition have been popular throughout the ages. Whether ornamental, wild cottage gardens, container gardens blooming over unforgiving concrete or one turned over for growing produce, gardens exist in all shapes and sizes, in all manner of ways.


On Flowers: Lessons from an Accidental Florist Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781579658120
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Published: Artisan - October 15th, 2019

Named a Best Gift Book of 2019 by InStyle, Real Simple, Better Homes & Gardens, and the Wall Street Journal

“If coffee tables could make . . .


Organic Gardening for Everyone: Homegrown Vegetables Made Easy - No Experience Required! Cover Image
By CaliKim
$22.99
ISBN: 9780760365342
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Published: Cool Springs Press - December 24th, 2019

If you want to grow healthy vegetables at home, but have hesitated because it seems too hard and time consuming, Organic Gardening for Everyone is your perfect hands-on guide—an “if I can do it, you can do it” case study that addresses your concerns and gets you started.

Loaded with practical advice and step-by-step guidance, Organi


The Garlic Papers: A Small Garlic Farm in the Age of Global Vampires Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781945652059
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Published: Leaf Storm Press - October 21st, 2019

The compelling personal story at the heart of the Netflix documentary, "Garlic Breath."

Readers who care about preserving local businesses will appreciate this new book by writer and garlic farm owner Stanley Crawford. In the fall of 2014, Crawford questioned US tariff exemptions for the country's largest importer of Chinese garlic.


The Orchid: Celebrating 40 of the World's Most Charismatic Orchids Through Rare Prints and Classic Texts Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780233005492
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Published: Andre Deutsch - October 1st, 2019

Based on the unique collection of orchids in Britain's famed Kew Gardens, this stunning boxed set features a fascinating book plus 40 frameable prints.


A Victory Garden for Trying Times Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781459745056
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Published: Dundurn Group - October 1st, 2019

"A compelling and intimate reflection on love and grief and ordinary things that comfort and sustain us." -- Alison Smith, award-winning journalist


Oh, La La!: Homegrown Stories, Helpful Tips, and Garden Wisdom Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781632172792
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Published: Sasquatch Books - January 21st, 2020

The most beloved and respected gardening expert of the Pacific Northwest, Ciscoe Morris, entertains us with gardening stories and shares advice, information, and wisdom from a career that has spanned 45 years and is still going strong.


The Sakura Obsession: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780525435389
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Published: Vintage - February 25th, 2020

Each year, the flowering of cherry blossoms marks the beginning of spring. But if it weren’t for the pioneering work of an English eccentric, Collingwood “Cherry” Ingram, Japan’s beloved cherry blossoms could have gone extinct.


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