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Gardening with Nature; How James Van Sweden and Wolfgang Oehme Plant Slopes, Meadows, Outdoor Rooms & Garden Screens (USED)

Gardening with Nature; How James Van Sweden and Wolfgang Oehme Plant Slopes, Meadows, Outdoor Rooms & Garden Screens (USED)

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In Gardening with Nature, James van Sweden shows home gardeners and professionals how to conceive, design, build, and plant the romantic gardens for which he is renowned. In Part 1, van Sweden describes formative influences and outlines his credo: bold, massed, asymmetrical plant groupings, reverence for site, low maintenance, and attention to all seasons. Part 2 explores design strategies and then embarks on a garden tour to show the rationale behind specific plant choices and design decisions. Part 3, "Planting Your Garden Step-by Step, " gives the nuts and bolts and hundreds of useful tips, and Part 4, "Favorite Plants, " offers a short, illustrated glossary of plants photographed in garden settings.
Gardening with Perennials (USED)

Gardening with Perennials (USED)

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Discover hundreds of easy, practical, and exciting ways to solve landscape problems and beautify your yard with perennials.
Gazebos & Other Outdoor Structures (USED)

Gazebos & Other Outdoor Structures (USED)

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"Gazebos and Other Outdoor Structures" is the one book readers need to build an outdoor retreat that perfectly suits their yard and lifestyle. Readers will find thoroughly illustrated step-by-step instructions with complete materials lists for the most popular gazebos, pavilions, and arbors. Readers will be lead through the building techniques, as well as customizing options and using color.
Herb Gardening for Dummies (USED)

Herb Gardening for Dummies (USED)

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A plain-English guide to the world of herb gardening

Starting an herb garden isn't free, but it certainly outweighs the growing costs of buying retail herbs. Plus, adding homegrown ingredients to your meals is a healthy and tasty way to improve upon any dish you whip up at home.

This friendly, hands-on guide is an excellent introduction to the world of herb gardening. It gives you tips and advice to grow a thriving herb garden that will add depth and flavor to home-cooked meals-as well as boost your health.

  • How to choose, plant, and care for herbs
  • Covers ready-made versus homemade soil mixes, starting plants from seeds, and other fundamentals
  • How to prevent insects, pests, and diseases from invading your containers
  • Over 30 herb recipes for everyday uses, including rubs, marinades, beauty products, and more
  • Whether you're interested in getting step-by-step instructions for starting on your first herb garden or already have one and want to learn new tips and techniques, Herb Gardening For Dummies, 2nd Edition has you covered!

    Home Landscaping: Northeast Region: Including Southeast Canada (USED)

    Home Landscaping: Northeast Region: Including Southeast Canada (USED)

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    "Home Landscaping: Northeast Region, Including Southeast Canada, " shows how to beautify 23 common landscape situations, such as front and back entries, walkways, borders, slopes, and patios. 46 design variations incorporate more than 200 of the best plants for the region. Readers also learn all they need to know to install the paths, fences, walls, arbors, and trellises that make up the designs. Step-by-step instructions show how to tackle each project. Plant descriptions also explain planting and care.

    Low Maintenance Gardening

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    Mid Atlantic Month by Month Gardening; Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, DC

    Mid Atlantic Month by Month Gardening; Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, DC

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    The only guide with month-by-month advice about caring for your Mid-Atlantic garden.

    If you liked Mid-Altantic Getting Started Garden Guide, Mid-Atlantic Month-by-Month Gardening should be the next addition to your bookcase!

    This is the perfect book for beginning to intermediate gardeners and home landscapers living in the Mid-Atlantic (including the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, and Washington, DC). Mid-Atlantic Month-by-Month Gardening gives you the when-to and how-to for growing, caring for, and maintaining your garden and all types of plants.

    All of the information you need is given in a chronological, straightforward way. From January to December, each month has specific advice on what should be done in your garden. Step-by-step photographs give you the confidence to make your garden as unique as your Mid-Atlantic home.

    Author George Weigel is a garden writer, designer, and speaker, a Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturist, and--as his balding, plant-killing brother likes to put it-a "Certified Gardening Wacko." He is your guide to the garden, with specific when-to and how-to content to give Mid-Atlantic gardeners the tools to be successful.

    My Garden: a Sketchbook for Gardeners, Artists, and Landscape Lovers (USED)

    My Garden: a Sketchbook for Gardeners, Artists, and Landscape Lovers (USED)

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    This 160 page guided journal and sketchbook will stimulate your ideas as you plan your dream garden!

    New England Gardener's Guide

    New England Gardener's Guide

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    Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America; for New Englanders, this guide a great inspiration for the perfect garden.

    Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. This book contains easy-to-use advice on the top landscape plant choices. It also recommends specific varieties, and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for the best plants.

    Full-color photos and helpful illustrations and charts make this an easy-to-use resource for all New England gardeners with expert advice for home gardeners in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

    New York & New Jersey Month by Month Gardening

    New York & New Jersey Month by Month Gardening

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    Gardeners living in New York or New Jersey need this easy-to-use guide for year-round plant care!

    If you're a passionate gardener and a resident of New York or New Jersey, there's a book you must acquire for your bookshelf: New York & New Jersey Month-by-Month Gardening. Falling in line with the Cool Springs Press gardening series, this book provides monthly gardening advice, written just for New York and New Jersey gardeners.

    This gardeners' guide is organized according to calendar month--January through December. Each month is divided into the following categories: planning, planting, caring for plants, watering, fertilizing, and problem solving. Within those categories, gardeners will find the major plant groups (annuals, edibles, perennials, trees, lawn, and shrubs) covered in detail. Learn the proper time to plant your favorite bulbs and edibles, and find out how to plant bare-root trees. From planting perennials to coming up with a strategy for pest management, New York & New Jersey Month-by-Month Gardening guides readers through every major question that crops up.

    With essential how-to information organized into helpful sidebars as well as step-by-step photos to illustrate technique, this book is a veritable road map for a year's worth of gardening tasks in this diverse region. Roll up your sleeves, gardeners, and prepare to get dirty!