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Systematic Plant Growing - Proper Methods for Growing Plants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Introduction The moment somebody talks about growing plants, our immediate reaction is, hey, what is the big deal, you just dig a hole, take the plant, and put it in, feed it, water it, take care of it by protecting it from the elements, and then harvest the fruits and vegetables. So what is this fuss, all about growing plants.
Grandmas Garden Gardening With Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Grandmas Garden. Gardening with kids to make veggies fun. Healthy snacks fresh off the vine.
Disease and Insect Control on Your Land - Getting to Know the Latest Disease and Pest Control Measures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
It is the top priority of every gardener to know all about pest control measures as well as disease control measures. This is essential to successful vegetable production, and harvesting.
A Year Of Gardening, Zone 8- The First Three Months
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Have you always wondered, WHAT could you be doing in your yard at any given time during the year? This e-book will give you the first three months, of a soon to be entire year collection, for a Zone 8 gardener. There are little tricks in it that can be used by other zones also. What veggies to plant, when to fertilize, what you should and should not be pruning, and more!
Zone 6 Organic Gardening Notes
Price: Free! Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
These are my version 1.0 of my gardening notes. I am an organic gardener living in USDA Plant Hardiness Zone 6. In the interest of sharing food production with people, I have made my notes free. Also, I may be interested in putting your organic gardening notes in new editions. Check out the blog: zone6organic.wordpress.com to leave questions or comments.
Soil Types and Soil Preparation for Your Land - How to Get the Best Out Of Your Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
For many people who work outdoors on their land, the feel of the soil between their fingers is enough to give them a feeling of euphoria and satisfaction. This book is going to tell you all about how you can get the best of your land through knowing more about the types of soils, and soil preparation.
Rotation of Crops, Succession, and Companion Cropping
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The moment you hear about crop rotation, you start to think about a method where you are going to be growing different crops in a more or less regular sequence on the same land. This is normally applied to systematic crop production throughout the growing seasons every year.
Growing Vegetables in Your Garden - Tips for Planting Vegetable Crops Outside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
It does not matter whether you are an experienced gardener or are just a newbie, beginning to learn a brand-new field of growing your own fruit and vegetables – growing vegetables in your own garden, especially in the open depends on a number of factors.
How to Water Succulents: An in-depth guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Water: such a basic need. Yet too much (or too little) water is the number one way to kill a plant. If you are struggling with how often—and how much—to water your succulents, this easy-to-read guide is for you! It teach you the right way to water your succulents and ensure they live long and healthy lives.
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.