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The Giant Book on Growing Fruits in Your Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
When Mother Nature blessed the new born earth with life forms millenniums ago, the diversity of one celled creatures took up different lines of evolution due to climatic changes and mutations. That is when plant life evolved along with animal life. And that is how the surface of the earth was covered with lush fruitful vegetation, which flourished and evolved in different climates.
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.
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 Gardener's Daughter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,910. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Lord Charles Francis Greville, the son of the Earl of Warwick, needs an artist to record the flowers of the plants in his exotic collection. When he catches his gardener's daughter snooping in his library, he has an idea who.
Ladybugs for Loretta
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by LookUnderRocks. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Through a loving relationship with her parents and her garden, Loretta learns about the life cycle of ladybugs.
Beguiling Bartie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Christian-Yves Georges. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A young girl meets a tiny old lady who takes her on a journey of magic and intrigue which brings joy and sorrow to the girl’s life. It is a story of the power of imagination and beauty.
A Little Help from Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jamie’s on a fast track to create the perfect garden for her friend’s wedding. A garden that will leave the plant geeks gasping with amazement and secure her place as an innovator in garden design. But there’s something or someone in the garden who keeps changing her work. And she’s running out of time. A ‘Garden Magic’ Story.
Introduction to Climbers - Climbers in your garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Just imagine a garden full of walls, fences, pergolas, screens and similar places without any beautiful plant covering them. We need to be indebted to all those gardeners of ancient times who recognized the value of climbers to add to the beauty of the garden while covering possibly unsightly structures.
Introduction to Alpine Gardens - Making a Rock Alpine Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The making of any sort of garden is not as easy as many people imagine, and it is often these very people who fail to achieve their own wishes when the garden is made. This is the reason why, just dreaming up a garden, and visualizing it, whether it is an Alpine Garden, a rock garden, or an ordinary garden needs effort, dedication, and application on your part.
Introduction to Garden Borders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: 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.