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Drip Irrigation for Every Landscape and All Climates: Helping Your Garden Flourish, While Conserving Water!
Drip Irrigation for Every Landscape and All Climates: Helping Your Garden Flourish, While Conserving Water!
by Robert Kourik
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Kourik explains how to easily make and install a drip system, how roots really grow, why daily irrigation with tiny amounts of water promotes greater growth, and much more.... (read more)

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Taylor's Guide to Ornamental Grasses: More Than 165 of These Versatile, Low-Maintenance Plants, Pictured in Color with Full Descriptions of How to Use (Taylor's Guides to Gardening)
Taylor's Guide to Ornamental Grasses: More Than 165 of These Versatile, Low-Maintenance Plants, Pictured in Color with Full Descriptions of How to Use (Taylor's Guides to Gardening)
by Patrick Taylor
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Ornamental grasses are at home in a mixed border or as striking individual specimens. They adapt to a wide range of climates and soils, need little or no maintenance, and resist most pests and diseases. They can anchor a slope or live happily in a... (read more)

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The American Meadow Garden: Creating a Natural Alternative to the Traditional Lawn
The American Meadow Garden: Creating a Natural Alternative to the Traditional Lawn
by John Greenlee
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If you enjoy weeding, mowing, and triple-digit water bills, then the traditional lawn is for you. But for those of us who've grown tired of that high-maintenance expanse of green carpet, The American Meadow Garden offers some breathtaking alternatives... (read more)

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Perennial Ground Covers
Perennial Ground Covers
by David S Mackenzie
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This encyclopedic treatment of ground covers opened gardeners' eyes to the unexpected alternatives to the conventional lawn or the common ivies and pachysandras. David MacKenzie's nursery, Hortech, specializes in ground covers, including native plants... (read more)

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Ornamental Bamboos
Ornamental Bamboos
by David Crompton
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David Crompton explains the characteristics that set bamboos apart and everything that is needed to grow them successfully. The various uses of bamboos are considered, including the creation of a garden devoted exclusively to bamboos, followed by advice... (read more)

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Timber Press Pocket Guide to Ornamental Grasses (Timber Press Pocket Guides)
Timber Press Pocket Guide to Ornamental Grasses (Timber Press Pocket Guides)
by Rick Darke
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An accessible and comprehensive reference to the wide range of striking grasses available to gardeners, this pocket guide features an assortment of plants with varied textures, forms, sizes, and flowering times. In a handy, compact format, new varieties... (read more)

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Gardening with Grasses
Gardening with Grasses
by Michael King
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Ornamental grasses are among the most versatile and sophisticated of garden plants. Planted as single specimens in beds or on the terrace in a container, grasses are striking focal points. Smaller forms bring rhythm and diversity to mixed borders, and... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses
The Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses
by John Greenlee
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The Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses How to Grow and Use Over 250 Beautiful and Versatile Plants From the fresh green shoots of spring through the dramatic foliage of summer, the lush colors of autumn, and the pale, feathery maturity of winter, grasses... (read more)

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Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives
Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives
by Evelyn J. Hadden
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What has your perfect green lawn done for you lately? Is it really worth the time, effort, and resources you lavish on it? Armed with encouragement, inspiration, and cutting-edge advice from award-winning author Evelyn Hadden, you can liberate yourself... (read more)

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The Scythe Book, 2ND Edition
The Scythe Book, 2ND Edition
by David Tresemer
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In the last few years, interest in the scythe has grown remarkably; and so have the sales of The Scythe Book. Now Peter Vido, who has written two outstanding articles for Small Farmer's Journal on the use of the scythe, has contributed an addendum for... (read more)

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Practical Bamboos: The 50 Best Plants for Screens, Containers and More
Practical Bamboos: The 50 Best Plants for Screens, Containers and More
by Paul Whittaker
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Bamboos are valued for their attractive culms, year-round foliage, and ability to add serenity to any garden scene. They add style to a garden and are ideal for screening eyesores and buffering noise. But the key to success is careful selection... (read more)

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Timber Press Pocket Guide to Bamboos
Timber Press Pocket Guide to Bamboos
by Ted Jordan Meredith
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There are around 1400 species of bamboo spread throughout the world's temperate, tropical, and subtropical regions. They grow from sea level to high mountainous regions and can be successfully grown in a range of climates, from coastal California to... (read more)

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How to Get Your Lawn Off Grass: A North American Guide to Turning Off the Water Tap and Going Native
How to Get Your Lawn Off Grass: A North American Guide to Turning Off the Water Tap and Going Native
by Carole Rubin
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On any list of the world's most pressing problems, water scarcity and water quality inevitably rank high. These issues and their related concerns often emerge in the major topics of the day, including Walkerton, free trade and globalization debates and... (read more)

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All About Lawns
All About Lawns
by Ortho
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Offers detailed plans for growing a great lawn. Tells readers how to identify grasses in their own lawn so proper care can be given. Complete guide for repairing or rebuilding a lawn. Teaches readers how to match their maintenance plans with their... (read more)

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Perennial Ground Covers
Perennial Ground Covers
by David S Mackenzie
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Ground covers take on new meaning in this enlightening book designed to make gardeners' work easier. Hostas, stonecrops, smaller rhododendrons, prayer plants, pyracanthas, box huckleberry, hellebores, daylilies, grasses, alpine willows, and unsupported... (read more)

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American Green: The Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Lawn
American Green: The Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Lawn
by Ted Steinberg
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The Rise Of The Perfect Lawn represents one of the most profound transformations in the history of the American landscape. Today the lawn is one of America's leading crops, outstripping cotton in acres by a factor of two. American Green, Ted Steinberg's... (read more)

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All About Lawns
All About Lawns
by Ortho
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A complete reference, including descriptions for weeds, insect pests, and diseases, plus a hardiness zone map. Step-by-step advice for preventing and solving pest and disease problems while caring for your lawn. Helps with turf grass variety selection to... (read more)

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Taylor's Guide to Ground Covers, Vines and Grasses
Taylor's Guide to Ground Covers, Vines and Grasses
by Taylors
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Whether used as covering to hide ugly spots or for their own beauty, these are the plants that hold a garden together. Featuring an encyclopedia of over 300 ground covers, vines, and grasses, this book illustrates the diversity and practicality of these... (read more)

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The Lawn Bible: How to Keep It Green, Groomed, and Growing Every Season of the Year
The Lawn Bible: How to Keep It Green, Groomed, and Growing Every Season of the Year
by David R Mellor
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The grass doesn't always have to be greener on the other side! Now you can have green grass right in your own backyard, thanks to David Mellor, master groundskeeper of Boston's Fenway Park. Everyone wants a green lawn, but how do you actually get... (read more)

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Taylor's Pocket Guide to Ground Covers for Sun
Taylor's Pocket Guide to Ground Covers for Sun
by Norman Taylor
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This pocket guide features ground covers for areas consistently exposed to direct sun. The different species included will grow on dry slopes, control erosion, grow between stones, and flourish in summer's dry heat. The climate map and hardiness ratings... (read more)

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