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Garden Plants of China
Garden Plants of China
by Peter Valder
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This definitive guide to the flora of China includes many cultivated plants that have had a great impact on the world, such as peonies, camellias, gardenias, azaleas, wisteria, and forsythia.... (read more)

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The Dirt-Cheap Green Thumb: 400 Thrifty Tips for Saving Money, Time, and Resources as You Garden
The Dirt-Cheap Green Thumb: 400 Thrifty Tips for Saving Money, Time, and Resources as You Garden
by Rhonda Massingham Hart
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Don't let the title fool you; The Dirt-Cheap Green Thumb is not only about saving money. It's also about simplifying your gardening life. Master gardener Rhonda Massingham Hart dispels the myth that gardening need be labor intensive or expensive to be... (read more)

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Dictionary of Plant Names: Botanical Names and Their Common Name Equivalents
Dictionary of Plant Names: Botanical Names and Their Common Name Equivalents
by Allen J Coombes
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Wonderfully useful and complete, this little book includes common name cross-references, geographical distribution, and name origins, all at a bargain price. Pronunciations given are decidedly Britannic, but this seems a trivial matter in a book that... (read more)

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The 2013 New Farmer's Almanac: An Entertaining Collection of Practical Advice for Farmers and Other Patriots
The 2013 New Farmer's Almanac: An Entertaining Collection of Practical Advice for Farmers and Other Patriots
by Severine Von Tscharner Fleming
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A marketing strategy is already in place since communication and outreach is a large part of what constitutes the Greenhorns organization. Greenhorns has a large online presence where we get about 1,600 hits a day on their blog and 5,000 downloads a week... (read more)

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1519 All-Natural, All-Amazing Gardening Secrets: Expert Tips for Gardens and Yards of All Sizes
1519 All-Natural, All-Amazing Gardening Secrets: Expert Tips for Gardens and Yards of All Sizes
by Barbara (edt) Pleasant
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1,519 All-Natural, All-Amazing Gardening Secrets is filled with old-time wisdom, ingenious advice, surprising tips and expert tricks for the garden of your dreams. With less time, money and effort you can create a beautiful garden. 1,519 All-Natural, All-... (read more)

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A Natural History of Conifers
A Natural History of Conifers
by Aljos Farjon
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A compelling account of the extraordinary relatives of ordinary garden conifers. Leading expert Aljos Farjon provides a compelling narrative that observes conifers from the standpoint of the curious naturalist. It starts with the basic question of what... (read more)

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What's Wrong with My Plant? (and How Do I Fix It?): A Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies
What's Wrong with My Plant? (and How Do I Fix It?): A Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies
by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth
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Dealing with a sick plant is one of the most frustrating situations a gardener can face. More often than not, we have no idea what is causing the problem, or how to fix it. Fortunately, help is at hand. What's Wrong with My Plant? (and How Do I Fix It... (read more)

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Garden-Pedia: An A-To-Z Guide to Gardening Terms
Garden-Pedia: An A-To-Z Guide to Gardening Terms
by Maria Zampini
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Quick: do you know the difference between hardpan and hardening-off? Between a native and a nativar? A cold frame and a cloche? Do you wish someone would write a book that explains in simple English what all those gardening terms mean - just give you the... (read more)

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The New Oxford Book of Food Plants
The New Oxford Book of Food Plants
by John Vaughan
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For centuries herbs and spices have been an integral part of many of the worldandrsquo;s great cuisines. But spices have a history of doing much more than adding life to bland foods. They have been the inspiration for, among other things, trade... (read more)

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Coffee for Roses: And 70 Other Misleading Myths about Backyard Gardening
Coffee for Roses: And 70 Other Misleading Myths about Backyard Gardening
by C. L. Fornari
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Word-of-mouth may be a great way to learn about some products, but word-of-mouth gardening tips can be a very bad idea. The age-old practice of passing along gardening tips and tricks is no guarantee you will get a good result...it might even do the... (read more)

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Fifty Plants That Changed Course... (10 Edition)
Fifty Plants That Changed Course... (10 Edition)
by Bill Laws
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The fascinating stories of the plants that changed civilizations. Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History is a beautifully presented guide to the plants that have had the greatest impact on human civilization. Entries feature a description of the... (read more)

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The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It
The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It
by John Seymour
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From harnessing natural forms of energy to raising crops, keeping livestock, preserving food to making beer and wine, basketry, carpentry, and weaving, "The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It" is more relevant than ever and is the ultimate practical... (read more)

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Latin for Gardeners: Over 3,000 Plant Names Explained and Explored
Latin for Gardeners: Over 3,000 Plant Names Explained and Explored
by Lorraine Harrison
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Imagine a typical morning--munching on a bowl of cereal, sipping coffee, dressing for the day, riding to work. Every moment of this common routine draws on the power of plants, and the centuries of development that brought wheat, coffee beans, cotton... (read more)

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The Complete Book of Bonsai: a Practical Guide To Its Art and Cultivation
The Complete Book of Bonsai: a Practical Guide To Its Art and Cultivation
by Harry Tomlinson
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CLASSIC STYLES EXPLAINED The origins and development of bonsai are traced, and the underlying principles of this fascinating art clearly explained. The classic styles are listed and illustrated, together with full descriptions of how they were derived... (read more)

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Microgreens: How to Grow Nature's Own Superfood
Microgreens: How to Grow Nature's Own Superfood
by Fionna Hill
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Microgreens are the first true leaves of herbs and vegetables -- and today's hottest gourmet garnish. Microgreens is a practical guide to growing arugula and other popular mini-greens that offer a multitude of colors, textures and distinct flavors, as... (read more)

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The Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names
The Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names
by Walter Von Erhardt
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The Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names is the only reference available in English with the current names of thousands of plants found in gardens and the wild. Based in science and valuable to botanists, horticulturists, agronomists, and foresters who... (read more)

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Growing Marijuana: How to Plant, Cultivate, and Harvest Your Own Weed
Growing Marijuana: How to Plant, Cultivate, and Harvest Your Own Weed
by Tommy Mccarthy
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Growing your own pot doesn't have to be just another labor in your already too-busy life. It should be an enjoyable and satisfying experience watching living sprouts erupt from seeds that you've selected and sown yourself, nurturing vulnerable seedlings... (read more)

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The New Self-Sufficient Gardener
The New Self-Sufficient Gardener
by John Seymour
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This revised edition of an old favorite, first publishedin 1978, explains how to cultivate and preserve all types of fruit, herbs, and vegetables, in addition to instructions on keeping bees and raising chickens. Includes over 600 illustrations, many... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Planting Combinations: Over 4000 Color and Planting Schemes
Encyclopedia of Planting Combinations: Over 4000 Color and Planting Schemes
by Tony Lord
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This is the reference book your library can't do without. -- Garden Design A comprehensive, easy-to-use guide on how to mix and match for successful plant harmony. All gardeners have favorite plants, but they often get stumped when it comes to knowing... (read more)

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Better Homes & Gardens Cooking #47: Better Homes & Gardens Ask the Garden Doctor
Better Homes & Gardens Cooking #47: Better Homes & Gardens Ask the Garden Doctor
by Better Homes & Gardens
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A comprehensive question-and-answer style guide to the ins and outs of successful gardening Here's the perfect troubleshooting guide for veteran green thumbs and first-time gardeners alike. Ask the Garden Doctor covers more than 1000 common garden... (read more)

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