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The Winter Garden: Planning and Planting for the Southeast
The Winter Garden
Planning and Planting for the Southeast
Hardcover      ISBN: 0811719251
Focuses on gardens in the southeastern U.S. and describes plants that can endure the cold winter months
Composting
Composting
Paperback      ISBN: 0761107320
Covering all of North America's climate zones, a reference guide to successful composting includes everything from lists of materials appropriate for composting to balancing minerals for good decomposition, and discusses common compost problems and their solutions. Original.
Better Homes and Gardens Step-By-Step Yard & Garden Basics
Better Homes and Gardens Step-By-Step Yard & Garden Basics
Paperback      ISBN: 0696212889
A complete guide to home garden and landscape design and maintenance explains how to create and care for a beautiful garden; includes advice on lawns, flowers, vines, edible plants, and trees and shrubs; offers step-by-step instructions for eighty garden projects; and features more than two hundred time-saving and weather-related tips. Original. 30,000 first printing.
Minnesota State Horticultural Society's Minnesota Gardener's Guide
Minnesota State Horticultural Society's Minnesota Gardener's Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 1888608986
Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. Book retailers are well aware that the trend in gardening books is to regional titles that provide credible information on the plants that perform well in specific regions. Minnesota Gardener's Guide is written by the highly popular gardening expert Melinda Myers. Contains easy to use advice on the top landscape plant choices (more than 160 entries) for Minnesota. Recommends specific varieties and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for Minnesota's best plants.
Perennial Combinations: Stunning Combinations That Make Your Garden Look Fantastic Right from the Start
Perennial Combinations
Stunning Combinations That Make Your Garden Look Fantastic Right from the Start
Hardcover      ISBN: 0875968066
An award-winning garden designer offers a splendidly illustrated guide to the planting of perennials, giving advice on building a garden that is in bloom from spring to fall, on attracting butterflies and hummingbirds, and many other practical tips. 20,000 first printing.
The Perfect Minnesota Lawn: Attaining and Maintaining the Lawn You Want
The Perfect Minnesota Lawn
Attaining and Maintaining the Lawn You Want
Paperback      ISBN: 1930604297
Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. Book retailers are well aware that the trend in gardening books is to regional titles that provide credible information on the plants that perform well in specific regions. The Perfect Minnesota Lawn is written by the highly popular gardening expert Melinda Myers. Lawns are the foundation of a great landscape. This series contains regional information on the best lawns for a midwestern landscape.
Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions: 1,954 Natural Remedies to Handle Your Toughest Garden Problems
Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions
1,954 Natural Remedies to Handle Your Toughest Garden Problems
Hardcover      ISBN: 0922433518
Offers a collection of simple and natural gardening tricks, along with recipes and quick fixes using common household products and ingenuity, such as fighting fungus with pantyhose and how to make homemade insect sprays.
Backyard Market Gardening: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Selling What You Grow
Backyard Market Gardening
The Entrepreneur's Guide to Selling What You Grow
Paperback      ISBN: 0962464805
The New Seed Starter's Handbook
The New Seed Starter's Handbook
Paperback      ISBN: 0878577521
Describes the advantages of starting seeds indoors, discusses containers, growing media, light, and water, and tells how to transplant young plants into the garden
Tough Plants: Unkillable Plants for Every Garden
Tough Plants
Unkillable Plants for Every Garden
Paperback      ISBN: 1552975266
Following tips on improving garden conditions, introduces plants adaptable to such challenging situations as salt air exposure, sun-baked sites, and sandy soil.