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Introduction to Garden Borders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
No one knows which creative gardener decided to line the borders of his flower beds with plants of a different contrasting color and how many millenniums ago. Nevertheless, even unto the 20th century, any well-kept garden which you visit is going to have a number of borders and hedges placed in the garden to add style to the visual appeal.
Spectacular Orchids - The Basics Of Growing Your Own Orchids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This book is written for the first time orchid owner…. I will endeavor to impart some basic orchid facts and growing tips. After reading this book you should be able to keep your orchid flourishing and flowering consistently. The more orchids you grow the easier it will become…. Once you have been successful at growing orchids, you should know that you will be hooked forever…..
A Beginner's Guide to Rock Gardens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Rock gardens have been part of landscaping and gardening lore for millenniums. In the East Japanese rock gardens or Zen gardens have been places where people could meditate in serene and harmonious surroundings.
A Beginner's Guide to Annuals and Biennials - Essential guide for A Beautiful Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
There are far too many people out there who are under the impression that you cannot have a beautiful garden without spending huge amounts of money. That is so not true. A little bit of planning and this fallacy is going to fall to pieces by the wayside. Those who are grown annuals for years are going to give this statement the lie gladly.
Starting a Backyard Farm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For those that have dreamt of starting their own backyard farm, starting out can feel a bit daunting. This book hopes to alleviate some of that stress. Starting a Backyard Farm covers most of the basics and gives you a clear outlook on all of the steps that need to be considered. Read about planning, soil, livestock, and more.
Plan and Build a Raised Bed Vegetable Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Learn how to plan and build a simple raised bed vegetable garden in this easy to understand guide to raised bed gardening. Book includes detailed instructions on where to locate your garden beds, how to build a simple raised bed from lumber, pathway considerations, soil and more.
Abe's Guide to Growing the Tomato
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The tomato is the most popular plant grown in the vegetable garden. The gardening book Abe's Guide to the Growing the Tomato cover all facets of growing tomatoes. From planting the seeds, setting the plants in the garden, harvesting the fruit, it is all here. In addition, there are sections that cover canning, drying and freezing them.
Garden Journal: Guided journal incorporating mindfulness techniques and writing prompts to truly inspire you.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: Australian English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Do you love to sink your hands into the soil, tend to your vegie patch or just stop and smell the roses? Have you wanted to keep a journal of your gardening escapades, the successes and the setbacks? Our downloadable and printable guided journal is just what you need!
Health Benefits of Mangosteens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Food is the primary necessity of life. Although it is clear that lack of availability of food will not kill you instantly, it will deprive you of the energy you require to get yourself out of any survival situation.
Che cosa mettere nell’orto. Rassegna di ortaggi noti e meno noti
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Questo libretto, per le sue dimensioni e le sue finalità, non vuole essere esaustivo di tutta la materia, vuole semplicemente offrire una prima base di valutazione e conoscenza a chi, da poco interessato alla coltivazione dell’orto, cerca le informazioni essenziali per cominciare.
The Magic of Pineapples - Knowing More About Pineapples
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
My fascination with pineapples – Ananas comosus – started very early, especially because they were part and parcel of my childhood. Living in a tropical region means that you are going to have plenty of juicy tropical fruit to eat throughout the year, but pineapples were quite something else.
Organic Gardening for Beginners - Elementary gardening For Pleasure and Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Did you know that even in a small city lot, a large amount of pleasurable and profitable work in growing plants can be possible right where there is some soil available in which to plant things? It does not matter if you just have a pocket handkerchief sized backyard.
Growing Survivalist Tobacco
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
No one can predict the future and there is no way of knowing what the future holds for cigarettes and tobacco. The EPA is always trying to change things and our federal and state governments love tobacco taxes. Are you ready to be self-sufficient by growing your own tobacco?
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. This book on his award-winning garden (voted one of the top ten in Canada) is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist. Note: for optimal image-viewing, the book is best viewed as a PDF.
Drosera of Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by WriteHit. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The genus Drosera is a group of carnivorous herbs with more than 200 described species. At least six of them are natively found in Japan.
Introduction to Oranges - Growing Oranges for Pleasure and profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Introduction to Oranges - Growing Oranges for Pleasure and profit Oranges and lemons sold for a penny. Oranges, along with others citrus fruits are considered to be one of the most popular and extensively cultivated of popular fruits all over the world. This is a very important fruit, grown not only for its taste and flavor, but also for its nourishing and nutritive qualities.
The Bare Naked Gardener's Guide to Planning Your First Garden
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
We are all aspiring chefs – wanting to grow and prepare healthy foods for ourselves and our families. We watch program after program with the chefs using fresh, organic, produce and we think we could do that. And, yes, I am here to say that yes, yes we can! These are my notes of how I planned my first garden with the hope that it will help you with your plans!
That's The Way It Grows 2009
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Home horticulture advice from Oregon State University Master Gardener Lisa Marie Long. This free eBook is a compilation of the 2009 articles published through the OSU Extension Service.
Gardening with Grasses
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Let ornamental grasses weave together your flower borders into contemporary naturalistic meadows, or use them as focal points and ground covers. Michael King is the acknowledged expert on these plants and will lead you through selection of the best forms for your garden on to how to use them in your planting designs. Grasses have come of age and this is the book that will show you how to use them.
Como crecer tu huerto excepcional
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Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Pequeños trucos y secretos ancestrales de Bruno Del Médico Ediciones CLOE, 2013. 2ª EDICIÓN 2014 optimizado para dispositivos portátiles (Tablet, Kindle, IPUB. IPhones, iTunes, etc.). Ilustrado. 140 páginas Este libro provee las mejores sugerencias para sembrar, cultivar y recoger las hortalizas. El autor desvela los conocimientos acumulados en más que siglo medio.