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Saving My Rotting Cactus: An Illustrated Guide With Video Links
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Web of Life Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
My ten year-old cactus plant was rotting right through! I thought it was finished, but I found out how to save it. This is the story about how I saved my rotting cactus and it's a guide on how you can save yours, too! Learn the step-by-step methods I used to save my cactus plant from rot and see the results, three years out. ***Includes full-color still pictures and links to videos of the process.
Five Simple Grafting Techniques Best Suited for Most Exotic Fruit Plants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This book describes in detail 5 most useful grafting techniques that can be used to propagate many exotic fruits. The book contains detailed illustrations, examples, fruit chart as well as root stocks and techniques well suited for these fruits.
Introduction to Plant Propagation - The Essential Guide to Plant Propagation Methods and Techniques
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Introduction It is always been the nature of human beings to try to improve on nature. That is why, you can be certain that millenniums ago when some enterprising soul learned how to domesticate wild plants and grow them in his own little yard for food, shelter and wood, one fine day he decided – what is going to happen if I can grow the branch of such and such tree on such and such other tree?
Square Foot Gardening A Simple-to-Understand Guide For Beginners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Bayridgepress. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Many people just dream of having a garden, due to a number of constraints, are unable to make their dream come true. If you are one of them, this book may be the key to making your gardening dreams a reality. Using the step-by-step instructions given in this book, you will be able to build yourself a wonderful garden and grow your own crops as well. This means that you can have your own garden!
Square Foot Gardening How to Grow More in Less Space
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Bayridgepress. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
As one of the most effective ways of growing plants without putting a lot of effort, Square Foot Gardening is a fairly old concept that is considered the best even today. If you are a beginner who is excited about starting your own garden, then adapting the “Square Foot Gardening” technique is an ideal way to start this new hobby.
Rot That Stuff! - Learning How to Compost Organically
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Ages ago, when nobody knew anything about artificial fertilizers, gardeners knew one natural truth – natural products from the land when plowed back to the land made the soil richer and more productive.
Plants for Sale! - Owning & Operating a Greenhouse for Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The fact that you are reading this book tends to make me believe we are alike in the aspect that we both derive a great deal of satisfaction from helping and watching things grow. To this day nothing (except my grandkids) brings a smile to my face faster than a cheery and colorful array of zinnias. They’re just the happiest flower I know!
The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide: Expert Tips on How to Create a Western Garden at Your Own Home
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Series: Gardening. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Diving headfirst into basic gardening for the west, The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide contains practical information and tips for gardeners, nursery lovers, novice and seasoned landscapers in the western region.
Planning and Preparing Your Winter Garden: Try These Things to Lift Up Your Spirits and Your Garden!
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Series: Gardening. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Planning and Preparing Your Winter Garden is a descriptive book that provides a basic introduction to winter gardening. Whether you plan on building up a flower garden (front lawn) or intend developing a winter vegetable garden, this book is certainly going to help you in all cases.
A Guide to Your Own Perfect Rose Garden
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Series: Gardening. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For thousands of years, roses have claimed the title of “Queen of Flowers” and very rightfully so; it is indeed an exquisite flower to adorn every garden. Roses have been popularly cultivated since the Roman and Greek times, most of the varieties descending from garden plants of ancient times found as far and wide as Turkey, China and Persia.
Sustainable Backyard Polyculture: Designing for ecological resiliency
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Creating a healthy, ecologically resilient garden and its surrounding landscape is a commitment that takes many years to achieve. Sustainable Backyard Polyculture: Designing for ecological resiliency provides step-by-step guides, detailed drawings, photographs, best practices, and a glossary of terms and arithmetic calculations, to aid in this process from beginning to end.
A Beginner’s Guide to Sustainable Gardening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Horticulturalists believing in sustainable agriculture decided that it was easier for humans to use natural resources in a way to get better yields. They have been doing this for millenniums. However, this drain on the natural resources was going to cause the depreciation of such resources one time or the other because mother nature cannot keep nourishing and replenishing her without getting back
The Magic of a Kitchen Garden - Organic Gardening for Beginners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Growing your own herbs and vegetables in your kitchen garden is a very enriching experience All right, let me admit it. Just like any other normal red-blooded and healthy child, I loved getting grimy and dirty, rooting about in the garden when young. And I was fortunate to have elders around me, who positively enjoyed encouraging us kids to go out and play in the dirt and sun.
The Beginner’s Guide to Houseplants - Easy Tips and Techniques for Growing Houseplants in Your Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The Beginner’s Guide to Houseplants Easy Tips and Techniques for Growing Houseplants in Your Home Millenniums ago, a man deciding to build a garden was fortunate because he had all that land right outside his door. All he had to do is clear out a piece of land, and mark it with a boundary wall. After that, he could go hunting for attractive looking plants in the wild, and bring them back home.
A Beginner’s Guide to Cacti - How to Make a Cactus Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For all those people who have confronted a prickly pear, at least once in their lives, cacti are boring spiny plants. Also, cactus plants have long been the subject of a superstition that any house, which has cactus growing in it is going to be filled up with strife and trouble and arguments. That is because of the spines of the cactus which are known as spikes promote ill feeling.
The Benefits of Using Mulch in Your Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Mulch is simply a layer of material that is spread on top of the soil around the base of you plants, shrubs or trees.
Testing the Soil in Your Garden
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Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
A thorough soil analysis will help you make the right choices when it comes time to amending your garden soil.
What You Should Know About Composting Your Garden
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Series: Garden and Landscape, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
You may be completely new to the idea of composting, you may have been tinkering with the idea of starting to compost or you may be an experienced composter. Whatever you are, we hope that these chapters will give you some helpful tips and advice.
Container Gardening Month by Month
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Price: Free! Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Successfully maintain your container gardens using professional landscapers' secret methods. Get answers to these questions: When do I plant spring bulbs in containers? When do I perk up my annual plantings with some new varieties? What do I do with container plants I want to save over winter? These and many other questions are answered in this container gardening book.
A Field Guide And Companion To Growing Your Own Tobacco
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This book provides an easy to follow step by step guide on how to grow your own tobacco.Everything from the moment you get your seeds right through to the moment that you intend to smoke your finished product is covered inside this book.