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Soil Mates
Soil Mates
Written by Sara Alway, Contribution by Kelle Carter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594744457
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Soil Mates
Companion Planting for Your Vegetable Garden
Written by Sara Alway
Contribution by Kelle Carter


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Matchmaking in the garden!
 
In this charming guide to companion planting for your vegetable-garden favorites, you’ll learn why Broccoli ♥ Rosemary and whether Cucumber + Corn = friends with benefits. (Just watch out for Celery! Leggy and leafy, she is notoriously easygoing and will happily settle down with just about... Read more >
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Green Thoughts
Green Thoughts
Written by Eleanor Perenyi, Edited by Michael Pollan, Introduction by Allen Lacy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307769664
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Green Thoughts
A Writer in the Garden
Written by Eleanor Perenyi
Edited by Michael Pollan
Introduction by Allen Lacy


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $2.99

This collection of essays covers an enormous range of gardening subjects and it will charm and instruct gardeners everywhere.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Gardens of the Hudson Valley
Gardens of the Hudson Valley
Written by Susan Daley and Steve Gross, Text by Nancy Berner and Susan Lowry, Foreword by Gregory Long
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932776
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Gardens of the Hudson Valley

Written by Susan Daley and Steve Gross
Text by Nancy Berner and Susan Lowry
Foreword by Gregory Long


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $50.00

The majesty of the Hudson River has captivated both artists and visitors for generations, and the gardens along its banks have a special character. Those created for the Gilded Age estates are more formal; private gardens respond directly to the rolling landscape and mature forests. The area is a crucible for... Read more >
The Great Gardens of China
The Great Gardens of China
Written by Fang Xiaofeng
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933032
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The Great Gardens of China
History, Concepts, Techniques
Written by Fang Xiaofeng


Format: Hardcover, 260 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $60.00

The garden—a place for refined pleasure and spiritual relaxation—has its roots in ancient China. Western travelers from Marco Polo onward marveled at the intricacy, the elaborate buildings, the subtle design, and the assured use of plants, water, and natural materials in Chinese landscapes. The Great Gardens of China shows, through stunning... Read more >
Private Gardens of Connecticut
Private Gardens of Connecticut
Written by Jane Garmey, Photographed by John M. Hall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932417
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Private Gardens of Connecticut

Written by Jane Garmey
Photographed by John M. Hall


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $65.00

Connecticut is uniquely rich in beautiful landscape, encompassing more than six hundred miles of serene shoreline along Long Island Sound, untold acres of open farmland, and the rolling hills and lakes of the famed northwest corner on the New York/Massachusetts border. The varied topography and microclimates have given rise to an... Read more >
Ikebana Style
Ikebana Style
Written by Kieko Kubo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306734
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Ikebana Style
20 Portable Flower Arrangements Perfect for Gift-Giving
Written by Kieko Kubo


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $19.95

Celebrate a loved one or add a touch of color to your home with these twenty distinctive flower arrangements. Inspired by the elegant and minimalist style of ikebana (the art of Japanese flower arranging), and constructed using the techniques that promote the functionality and portability of Western designs, these arrangements place... Read more >
How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack
How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack
Written by Chuck Sambuchino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580084635
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How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack
Defend Yourself When the Lawn Warriors Strike (And They Will)
Written by Chuck Sambuchino


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $14.99

Move over zombies and adolescent vampires.
 
There’s a new threat in town—and it’s only twelve inches tall. How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack is the only comprehensive survival guide that will help you prevent, prepare for, and ward off an imminent home invasion by the common garden gnome. Once thought... Read more >
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The New Kitchen Garden
The New Kitchen Garden
Edited by Anna Krusinski, Contribution by Jo Brielyn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578263318
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The New Kitchen Garden
The Guide to Growing and Enjoying Abundant Food in Your Own Backyard
Edited by Anna Krusinski
Contribution by Jo Brielyn


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $15.00

From the White House to your neighbor’s backyard, it seems like everyone is planting a kitchen garden these days. With increasing amounts of pesticides and chemicals being added to many fruits and vegetables, it is no surprise that so many people are looking for healthier, natural alternatives to store-bought produce. One... Read more >
The River Cottage Preserves Handbook
The River Cottage Preserves Handbook
Written by Pam Corbin, Introduction by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580081726
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The River Cottage Preserves Handbook

Written by Pam Corbin
Introduction by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: June 15, 2010
Price: $22.00

The River Cottage farm, established by British food personality Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall to promote high-quality, seasonal, and sustainable food, has inspired a television series, restaurants and classes, and a hit series of books. In this new addition to the award-winning collection, River Cottage master preserver Pam Corbin helps you transform the abundance... Read more >
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Cass Turnbull's Guide to Pruning, 2nd Edition

Written by Cass Turnbull


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $19.95

Nothing about pruning is obvious; in fact, most of it is downright counterintuitive, says expert Cass Turnbull. This second edition of her definitive illustrated guide adds 40 percent new material, with more coverage of different kinds of trees, shrubs, and ground covers and how to prune them for health and aesthetics... Read more >
Growing Your Own Vegetables
An Encyclopedia of Country Living Guide
Written by Carla Emery and Lorene Edwards Forkner


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $17.95

Drawn from and expanded on the bestselling Encyclopedia of Country Living, this is a complete manual for setting up a vegetable garden—whether it’s just a few rows of lettuce or a year-round field that produces enough for a whole family to eat. This book is informed by years of hands-on experience... Read more >
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Slug Bread and Beheaded Thistles
Slug Bread and Beheaded Thistles
Written by Ellen Sandbeck
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ISBN: 9780307874627
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Slug Bread and Beheaded Thistles
Amusing & Useful Techniques for Nontoxic Housekeeping and Gardening
Written by Ellen Sandbeck


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $11.99

Off with their heads!

Many homemakers and gardeners take the easy way out when it comes to exiling odors and banishing bugs--they use toxic chemicals that may be harmful to their families and the earth. Ellen Sandbeck has discovered that the all-natural alternatives are just as easy and effective to use, and... Read more >
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Topiary
Topiary
Written by Twigs Way
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807612
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Topiary

Written by Twigs Way


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $12.95

Topiary, the art of creating sculpture in clipped plants, originated with the Romans, who employed 'toparii' to clip their hedges. The fashion traveled throughout Europe in the Renaissance, using rosemary, lavender and hyssop as well as the more traditional evergreens of yew, holly, myrtle and box. Louis XIV's Versailles was a... Read more >
The American Gardener
The American Gardener
Written by William Cobbett, Introduction by Verlyn Klinkenborg
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ISBN: 9780307432612
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The American Gardener

Written by William Cobbett
Introduction by Verlyn Klinkenborg


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2010
Price: $2.99

Back in print after 150 years

Out of print since 1856, The American Gardener is perhaps the first classic work of American gardening literature. In it, William Cobbett, Victorian England’s greatest and most gifted journalist, draws upon his experiences during a two-year exile on a Long Island, New York, farm to lay... Read more >
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The Brother Gardeners
The Brother Gardeners
Written by Andrea Wulf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307454751
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The Brother Gardeners
A Generation of Gentlemen Naturalists and the Birth of an Obsession
Written by Andrea Wulf


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $17.95

Bringing to life the science and adventure of eighteenth-century plant collecting, The Brother Gardeners is the story of how six men created the modern garden and changed the horticultural world in the process. It is a story of a garden revolution that began in America.
 
In 1733, colonial farmer John Bartram shipped... Read more >
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Golden Gate Gardening, 3rd Edition
The Complete Guide to Year-Round Food Gardening in the San Francisco Bay Area and Coastal California
Written by Pamela Peirce


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $29.95

The bible of vegetable gardening in the San Francisco Bay Area has been revised and updated! Packed with more than 400 pages of reliable information, Golden Gate Gardenin offers encyclopedic coverage of gardening principles and practices specific to the Bay Area and the Northern California coast. Author Pam Peirce explains strategies... Read more >
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Small-Plot, High-Yield Gardening
Small-Plot, High-Yield Gardening
Written by Sal Gilbertie and Larry Sheehan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580080378
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Small-Plot, High-Yield Gardening
How to Grow Like a Pro, Save Money, and Eat Well by Turning Your Back (or Front or Side) Yard Into An Organic Produce Garden
Written by Sal Gilbertie and Larry Sheehan


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $18.00

Are you tired of throwing away time, energy, and money on a perfectly manicured, water-guzzling, weed-producing lawn? Are you longing to feed your family in more healthful and eco-friendly ways but shocked by organic produce prices at the grocery store? Do you fantasize about growing your own food but hesitate to... Read more >
Grow Great Grub
Grow Great Grub
Written by Gayla Trail
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307452016
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Grow Great Grub
Organic Food from Small Spaces
Written by Gayla Trail


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $19.99

Your patio, balcony, rooftop, front stoop, boulevard, windowsill, planter box, or fire escape is a potential fresh food garden waiting to happen. In Grow Great Grub, Gayla Trail, the founder of the leading online gardening community (YouGrowGirl.com), shows you how to grow your own delicious, affordable, organic edibles virtually anywhere.                  ... Read more >
Golden Gate Gardening, 3rd Edition
Golden Gate Gardening, 3rd Edition
Written by Pamela Peirce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570616174
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Golden Gate Gardening, 3rd Edition
The Complete Guide to Year-Round Food Gardening in the San Francisco Bay Area & Coastal California
Written by Pamela Peirce


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2010
Price: $29.95

The bible of vegetable gardening in the San Francisco Bay Area has been revised and updated! Packed with more than 400 pages of reliable information, Golden Gate Gardenin offers encyclopedic coverage of gardening principles and practices specific to the Bay Area and the Northern California coast. Author Pam Peirce explains strategies... Read more >
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A Clearing in the Woods
A Clearing in the Woods
Photographed by Roger Foley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932455
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A Clearing in the Woods
Creating Contemporary Gardens
Photographed by Roger Foley


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $50.00

In A Clearing in the Woods, landscape photographer Roger Foley brings luxuriant green spaces, quiet water features, and colorful plantings to life. Over the past thirty years, he has collaborated with many noted landscape designers and architects, many of whom have transformed the profession with radical experimentation and diverse ideas to... Read more >
Flora Mirabilis
Flora Mirabilis
Written by Catherine H. Howell, Foreword by Peter H. Raven, Introduction by Douglas Holland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205095
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Flora Mirabilis
How Plants Have Shaped World Knowledge, Health, Wealth, and Beauty
Written by Catherine H. Howell
Foreword by Peter H. Raven
Introduction by Douglas Holland


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $35.00

Flora Mirabilis is a sumptuously designed showcase of superb illustrations paired with fascinating stories of botanical exploration and trade through the ages. A collaboration between National Geographic and the world-renowned Missouri Botanical Garden, this book will prove an evergreen source of delight, not just for gardeners and flower aficionados, but for... Read more >
Garden Gnomes
Garden Gnomes
Written by Twigs Way
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807100
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Garden Gnomes
A History
Written by Twigs Way


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $12.95

This is the intriguing story of garden gnomes and how they have come to reside in the flowerbeds of gardens across Britain. Originating in Europe, gnomes made the leap across the channel in the nineteenth century, where they were welcomed warmly by wealthy Brits who saw them as the must-have garden... Read more >
Heirloom
Heirloom
Written by Tim Stark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767927079
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Heirloom
Notes from an Accidental Tomato Farmer
Written by Tim Stark


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $14.00

Situated beautifully at the intersection of Michael Pollan, Ruth Reichl, and Barbara Kingsolver, Heirloom is an inspiring, elegiac, and gorgeously written memoir about rediscovering an older and still vital way of life.

Fourteen years ago, Tim Stark was living in Brooklyn, working days as a management consultant, and writing unpublished short stories... Read more >
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Growing Vegetables West of the Cascades, 6th Edition
The Complete Guide to Organic Gardening
Written by Steve Solomon


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $21.95

This is the updated 6th edition of Growing Vegetables West of the Cascades, which has evolved from a self-published pamphlet to the master guide to organic vegetable gardening over the past 28 years. Steve Solomon, who was a founder of the Territorial Seed Company, was one of the early proponents of... Read more >
A Weed by Any Other Name
A Weed by Any Other Name
Written by Nancy Gift
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807085523
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A Weed by Any Other Name
The Virtues of a Messy Lawn, or Learning to Love the Plants We Don't Plant
Written by Nancy Gift


Format: Hardcover, 216 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2009
Price: $23.95

Is that a weed? This question, asked by anyone who has ever gardened or mowed a lawn, does not have an easy answer. After all, a weed, as suburban mother and professional weed scientist Nancy Gift reminds readers, is simply a plant out of place. In A Weed by Any Other... Read more >
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