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The Lazy Person's Guide To Flower, Herb, Fruit, Nut And Vegetable Gardening Second Edition
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The Lazy Person's Guide To Flower, Herb, Fruit, Nut And Vegetable Gardening, Second Edition, Includes: Exotics Without Watering; Choosing Plants; Easy Flower Gardening; Flowers You Can Eat; Easy Food Growing; Fruit, Herbs, Edible Weeds; Weed And Feed; Breeding Plants; Indoor Gardening; Pest-Proof Plants; Preventing Diseases; Indoor Plants That Do Not Need Watering And Feeding While On Holidays.
Plant Growing Structures - Knowing More about Green Houses, Hotbeds, and Cold Frames
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Introduction Depending on the area in which you find yourself, or the season when you begin to put out the plants outdoors, you are normally going to start your vegetable crop plants in well-prepared beds, and the young plants are then transplanted later in your field or in your garden. These plants are going to include cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, eggplant, celery, tomato, potatoes, peppers.
Knowing More about Soil Improving Crops - Improving Your Soil Naturally
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
One of the most difficult problems facing the experienced or amateur gardener whether he is a vegetable grower, or a future market gardener is to maintain the organic matter content of the soil. Nearly most vegetables and crops are grown on lands, that are intensively cropped.
How to Build a Greenhouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
A greenhouse is a house made of glass or plastic where plants are grown; it is also called a hothouse or a glasshouse, which allows as much light as possible and protects the plants from winter and cold winds.
A Garden for Life Mary Greig & the Royston Rhododendrons
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 48,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This is the story of Ted and Mary Greig and their Rhododendrons. They began a garden, using local sandstone to build rock walls and seaweed and peat to build up the soil. The Greigs love of the mountains, native plants and gardens led them to meet some extraordinary people. A selection of the large Rhododendrons ended up in Vancouver and Victoria Parks.
No Digging Gardening - Growing Your Garden without Digging
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For centuries, this has been the lot of human beings, working the fields. Digging the ground before hand in order to prepare it for a new crop. Some people are going to wonder about this topic. What is this idea about no digging. As far as they know, any gardening without any digging is like having breakfast eggs without salt-and-pepper and toast with or without butter.
Saving the Earth One Garden at a Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,940. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book is both a horticultural chronicle charting the gardening year through the eyes and garden of the author and a call to arms to protect our gardens and wider environment from those who would seek to destroy them. It will encourage readers to think twice about their actions, open their eyes and make use of the green space available to them for the benefit of society as a whole.
Introduction to Succulents and Cacti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The first time I heard the word “succulent” in reference to a group of plants, I was a bit bewildered. That was because I associated this particular term with delicious things to eat like succulent, juicy spareribs or succulent luscious fruit, fresh off a tree! But here was an experienced gardener talking about a plant, which he called a succulent? It did not look remotely edible at all!
The Art of Sowing, Transplanting, and Planting Your Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
I am certain many of us out there are quite capable of saying, why ever would an experienced gardener want to write a book on sowing, transplanting, and planting a garden. Everybody who knows a bit about gardening knows exactly how to do the sowing of seeds, transplanting plants, and even planting the seedlings.
Best Water Saving - Watering Methods - Replacing Your Water Can in Your Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Some people are just going to look at this topic of watering methods and wonder, why anybody would want to write on different ways of watering. You just sow the seeds, you just pick up the cans, and hosepipes, and water the plants, don't you? Ah, that is all right, but at what intervals? Which plants need how much water?
Crop Rotation and Successional Sowings - Getting Full Benefits from Your Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Since ancient times, man has been growing different types of crops, on the same plot of land, so that the essential nutrients in the soil do not get depleted. The same crop is not grown again after it has been harvested. Man took millenniums to understand the fact that the soil also has a need for essential nutrition, which is going to be reduced slowly and steadily.
Knowing the Value of Green Manure - Using Green Manure for a Richer Fertile Soil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For a number of us gardeners out there, experienced as well as newbies, the moment somebody tells us about nourishing the soil, our minds immediately go back straight to the packages of chemical fertilizer that we have bought so recently. And if we are organically minded, we think of the compost that has been decomposing in one corner of our garden, for the past 6 months.
Feeding the Hungry Soil - Natural Ways of Enriching Your Soil for Gardening
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Before one plans a garden or plants it, he takes a good look at the soil in which the seedlings and the plants are going to grow in the future. After all, you, being either an experienced gardener or a newbie, are the one who has to cope with the particular soil that you are blessed within your garden.
The Weekly Gardener Volume 8 January-June 2015
Series: The Weekly Gardener. Price: Free! Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Collected articles from The Weekly Gardener - January through June 2015. For current articles visit The Weekly Gardener blog
Organic Marijuana: The Definitive Guide to All Natural Cannabis
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Easy to pick up and impossible to put down, Organic Marijuana is the perfect guide for recreational and medicinal users alike.
Growing Salads in Your Garden - Good Health through Greens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
It does not matter whether you are an epicure, or just a person too busy to eat a meal in a leisurely fashion – the meal that you enjoy is often accompanied with a side dish of green leafy vegetables.
Peas and Beans in Your Garden - Growing Peas and Beans Easily in Your Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This book is for all those people who are interested in growing peas and beans in their garden. You may never have heard of some of these beans or pea varieties, because we are so used to thinking of beans as broad beans, French beans, runner beans and so on.
Herbs for Health - Growing Herbs for Natural Cures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
It must have been millenniums ago when Ug, the Neanderthal noticed that his roasted and burned piece of mastodon tasted better, when it was eaten with wild leaves gathered from outside his cave door.
Gardening for Therapy - Tips and Tricks for Relaxation through Gardening
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
It does not matter about the size of your garden, as long as it is there to give you endless hours of pleasure, you are going to find this a haven in which you can de-stress yourself and relax at the end of a hard day’s work.
$10 Root Cellar: And Other Low-Cost Methods of Growing, Storing, and Using Root Vegetables
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The easiest way to grow your own calories is to focus on root vegetables like potatoes and carrots. But these crops need a cool, damp storage spot after harvest, which most Americans don't have in their homes. This book walks you through building a root cellar out of a junked fridge for $10, and also includes tips for growing storage vegetables and feeding them to your family and livestock.