Douglas Green

Biography

Doug Green is an award-winning garden author, author of 8 dead-tree books, and a 30-year veteran nurseryman growing thousands of species of specialist plants. He now owns and writes almost exclusively for 8 websites delivering over a million pages of gardening articles a month aimed at helping beginners garden better. A brand new garden and semi-retired lifestyle allows him time to garden and spend time sailing along with his writing. Insanely proud father of four and partner to a lovely woman who believes heirloom vegetables are the only true vegetables worth growing.

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Books

Greenhouse Gardening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This is the first book you should read if you're thinking of owning or running a backyard greenhouse because it gives you the practical nuts and bolts of running a greenhouse. It's also the perfect study material before you purchase a backyard greenhouse. If you're not satisfied with how your greenhouse is running this ebook answers the specific questions of heating and cooling for success
Companion Planting for Vegetable Gardening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
What if you could get better vegetable garden harvests by combining plants properly? Award winning garden author Doug Green tells you what really works and what myths abound in companion planting. He strips the mystery away from the accumulated lore to give you real tools that work in your garden.
Dear Elizabeth
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Price: Free! Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award winning author Doug Green writes a series of letters to his daughter Elizabeth on how to become a writer and / or lead a creative lifestyle. Green focuses on both the internal and external challenges a modern writer faces as he describes his own development as a writer. A full time Net writer, Green lives on an island in Canada for the summer and the U.S. state of Georgia for the winters
Flower Gardening with Spring Bulbs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Flower Gardening: Spring Bulbs from award-winning garden author Doug Green will give you everything you need to know to succeed with spring flowering bulbs - from the most popular tulips where Doug answers readers questions and tells you the two most important things to keeping them alive and blooming (break these rules and your tulips stay alive but never flower again) to flower bulbs that many f
Herb Gardening: Growing Herbs Successfully and Easily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
In How to Grow Herbs Successfully and Easily, award winning garden author Doug Green takes you into his herb garden describing the easy techniques and methods he uses to grow all his own herbs in a relatively small herb garden.
49 Steps to Instant Landscaping
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
49 Steps to Instant Landscaping describes the things you can do in a weekend to improve the look of your house - how to instantly increase the value of the property using simple techniques or how to make it look really good because special company is coming. Award winning garden author Doug Green summarizes 30 years of helping gardeners improve their properties in one easy to read package.
Gardening on Clay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Award winning author Doug Green outlines the practical ways you can deal with clay soils in your garden. He gives you all the options, from organic matter to digging to gypsum and even to what's involved in installing drainage tiles. He does all this with his typical brand of humor explaining practical no-nonsense gardening techniques learned in his own clay-soil garden.
Compost
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Award winning garden author Doug Green answer questions about producing and using compost. Originally asked by his readers, Doug takes the time to deal with all common questions asked by beginning gardeners who are unsure about how to make or use compost in the garden. Written in his entertaining and down-to-earth style, this ebook answers all the common questions gar
Perennial Shade Gardening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Award winning garden author tells you how to successfully build shade garden beds and how and what to grow in them for maximum flowering and garden impact. With over 30 years in the specialized plant business - from his own specialized nursery to writing award winning garden books, Green gardens in the simplest way possible and shares that with beginning gardeners.
Tender Roses in Tough Climates
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Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Over 30 years, award winning garden author Doug Green perfected the techniques of overwintering tender hybrid tea roses without any protection in USDA zone 3-4. He shares the results of these trial with you in this complete how-to ebook.
Hedges
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Award winning garden author Doug Green does it again with this explanation of the techniques, decisions and how-to plants for using in hedges. He starts with the basics, using his recommendations for which plants to use for short or tall formal and informal hedging as well as the more popular flower-hedging plants. Simple but clear recommendations for successful establishment
Fragrant Plants
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Fragrant plants make gardens a wondrous joy and in this ebook, award winning garden author Doug Green lists the best plants and the best varieties in those plants for you to plant in your garden. From perennials, roses, annuals and bulbs, Green lists those plants you want to search out for their fragrance.
Successful Organic Lawns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
If you follow the directions in this ebook, your organic lawns will look as good (or better) than the neighbors. And you, your kids, and your pets can roll around playing without concern for noxious cancer or disease-causing chemicals. Award winning garden author Doug Green outlines the easy steps you take to create a healthy lawn masterpiece in easy-to-follow steps.
Tomato Growing Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
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You can grow massive crops of tasty tomatoes using techniques in this succinct ebook. Written by award-winning garden writer Doug Green who used to grow tomatoes commercially, everything you need to know to grow all the tomatoes you need is here. From soil preparation tricks to the 9 tricks for getting the earliest tomatoes to growing in containers and problem solving
Successful Container Gardening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
If you’re looking to create that magical magazine-perfect hanging basket or container, award winning garden author Doug Green shows you exactly how in this ebook. Everything you need to know to design, create and maintain a container or hanging plant masterpiece is in this ebook. All done in Doug's easy-to-understand - and accomplish- gardening style
Starting Perennial Gardening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
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Everything you need to know to start and be successful at perennial gardening. This book (all 99 pages) is a distillation of 30 years teaching beginner gardeners Written from a chemical-free point of view with a simple design system for creating summer long blooming perennial gardens. Plant shopping lists, winter hardiness tricks,simple propagation systems and must-have plant descriptions
Vegetable Gardening in the North
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
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Vegetable Gardening in the North, by award-winning garden author Doug Green, explains how to successfully grow vegetables in challenging climates - whether it be the northeast, northern plains or Canada. Doug has been successfully gardening and writing for beginner gardeners for over 30 years - he’s been there and done that. And he does it by answering the questions beginners want to know.

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