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Product Description: Get the most return on investment from your garden by calculating which vegetables, fruits, and herbs give the highest payback. To make the selection process of what to grow easy, Mel Bartholomew -- author of the best-selling Square Foot Gardening -- has a new book to maximize your garden's return on investment...read more

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9781591866688 | Cool Springs Pr, March 15, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Get the most return on investment from your garden by calculating which vegetables, fruits, and herbs give the highest payback.

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Product Description: It s nearly impossible for gardeners to resist the allure of heirloom plants. Their names alone sound inviting Flanders Purple kale, Golden Marconi sweet peppers, Moon & Stars watermelons, Turk s Turban squash, Scarlet Emperor running beans, and Jefferson plums and many growers claim that their taste is unsurpassed...read more

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9781613735756 | Chicago Review Pr, April 1, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: It s nearly impossible for gardeners to resist the allure of heirloom plants.

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Product Description: This generously illustrated, fact-filled volume showcases more than 1,000 outstanding plants that run the gamut from childhood favorites and heirloom rediscoveries to the latest introductions and new cultivars. Plants are the backbone of a garden, and this book provides invaluable guidance in deciding what to grow next, from childhood favorites, rediscovered heirlooms, and curiosities to the latest introductions from hybridizers and plant hunters...read more
By Liz Dobbs (editor)

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9780789331168 | Universe Pub, March 29, 2016, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This generously illustrated, fact-filled volume showcases more than 1,000 outstanding plants that run the gamut from childhood favorites and heirloom rediscoveries to the latest introductions and new cultivars.

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Product Description: The authors of this little work have taken a broad view of their subject, which is one of the most interesting in the range of sanitary science. They give a clear and concise, if occasionally somewhat desultory, account of some of the varying conditions of soil, and their bearing upon health and disease...read more

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9781530674923 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 21, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The authors of this little work have taken a broad view of their subject, which is one of the most interesting in the range of sanitary science.

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Product Description: Table of Contents Introduction Containers Miniature Gardening Drainage and Size Sprouting Most Popular Seed Types For Sprouting Traditional Sprouting Process Ready to Eat Seeds Mustard and Cress Materials Needed Choice of Herbs Popular Herbal Tea Herbs Choice of Garden Implements Gravel And Potting Compost John Innes Potting Compost Planting Your Plants Watering of Your Plants Best time for Planting Your Garden Conclusion Author Bio Publisher Introduction I was just talking to one of my friends about gardening, because she was bemoaning the huge amounts of money she had to pay for fresh vegetables and I asked her why she did not make a garden of her own...read more

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9781530606542 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 18, 2016, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Table of Contents Introduction Containers Miniature Gardening Drainage and Size Sprouting Most Popular Seed Types For Sprouting Traditional Sprouting Process Ready to Eat Seeds Mustard and Cress Materials Needed Choice of Herbs Popular Herbal Tea Herbs Choice of Garden Implements Gravel And Potting Compost John Innes Potting Compost Planting Your Plants Watering of Your Plants Best time for Planting Your Garden Conclusion Author Bio Publisher Introduction I was just talking to one of my friends about gardening, because she was bemoaning the huge amounts of money she had to pay for fresh vegetables and I asked her why she did not make a garden of her own.

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Product Description: "The genius of Hanson's fascinating, inspiring, and entertaining book stems from the fact that it is not about how all kinds of things grow from seeds; it is about the seeds themselves." --Mark Kurlansky, New York Times Book ReviewWe live in a world of seeds...read more

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9780465055999, titled "The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, & Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History" | Basic Books, March 24, 2015, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Winner of the 2016 PNBA Book AwardA finalist for the 2016 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Young Adult Science Book categoryWe live in a world of seeds.
9780385418461, titled "The Low Cholesterol Gourmet's Kitchen Bible: Over 300 Tasty and Deliciously Traditional Favorites" | Doubleday, October 1, 1991, cover price $35.00 | also contains The Low Cholesterol Gourmet''s Kitchen Bible: Over 300 Tasty and Deliciously Traditional Favorites | About this edition: Book by Fischer, Lynn

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9780465097401 | Basic Books, March 8, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "The genius of Hanson's fascinating, inspiring, and entertaining book stems from the fact that it is not about how all kinds of things grow from seeds; it is about the seeds themselves.

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Product Description: We live in a world of seeds. From our morning toast to the cotton in our clothes, they are quite literally the stuff and staff of life, supporting diets, economies, and civilizations around the globe. Just as the search for nutmeg and the humble peppercorn drove the Age of Discovery, so did coffee beans help fuel the Enlightenment, and cottonseed help spark the Industrial Revolution...read more
By Marc Vietor (narrator)

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9781511361705 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, March 8, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: We live in a world of seeds.
9781511316996, titled "The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, & Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History" | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, October 6, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: We live in a world of seeds.

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Product Description: How are birds linked to house prices? How can a gardener improve the flavour of their vegetables? Do wildflowers really thrive in poor soil? In this collection of articles from The Telegraph, biologist and gardening columnist Ken Thompson takes a scientific look at some of the greater - and lesser - questions faced by gardeners everywhere in a bid to sort the genuine wisdom from the hokum...read more

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9781848319332 | Icon Books, January 12, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: From why Matucana and High Scent sea peas are far superior to the Valerie Harrod variety, to the easy way to sex an earwig, Dr.

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9781785780387 | Gardners Books, March 3, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: How are birds linked to house prices?

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Product Description: Praise for the author's Landscape Planning: Practical Techniques for the Home Gardener: "Highly recommended as one of the most comprehensive, up-to-date works on general gardening." -- Chicago Botanic Garden "This book is worth its weight in gold...read more

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9781770857087 | Firefly Books Ltd, March 22, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Praise for the author's Landscape Planning: Practical Techniques for the Home Gardener: "Highly recommended as one of the most comprehensive, up-to-date works on general gardening.

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Product Description: All it takes to grow your own organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs is One Magic Square Lolo Houbein has 40 years’ worth of gardening wisdom to share—on how to coax an abundance of organic food from a plot that is just 3 feet square!Sustainable, cost-effective, and creative techniques: how to compost, save water, troubleshoot weeds and pests, create a plant-friendly microclimate, and moreOver 40 themed plot designs, from antioxidant-rich and anti-cancer plots to salad, pizza, pasta, and stir-fry plotsEncyclopedic information about every crop in every plotTips on drying, freezing, pickling, and other ways to get more value and enjoyment from your homegrown produceAnd her irresistible gardening philosophy (“If herbs wanted to be used frugally, they would also grow frugally...read more

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9781615193257 | 2 expanded edition (Experiment Llc, February 23, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: All it takes to grow your own organic vegetables, fruits, and herbs is One Magic Square Lolo Houbein has 40 years’ worth of gardening wisdom to share—on how to coax an abundance of organic food from a plot that is just 3 feet square!

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Product Description: Pick your container, fill it with water, and sit back and watch your plant grow!This book is the answer to anyone who has ever shied away from growing house plants because of messy dirt or fear of things dying if left for a few days without water...read more

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9781634504928 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, March 1, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Pick your container, fill it with water, and sit back and watch your plant grow!

By Mendon Cottage Books (corporate author)

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9781523925858 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 8, 2016, cover price $28.99

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Product Description: Whether you’re installing a new garden bed or trying to attract orioles for the first time, it helps to start with the right information. And here it is! In this book, experts and readers from North America's #1 Bird and Garden Magazine, Birds & Blooms, give their tried-and-true advice...read more
By Birds & Blooms (corporate author)

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9781621453031 | Readers Digest, February 2, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Whether you’re installing a new garden bed or trying to attract orioles for the first time, it helps to start with the right information.

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Product Description: An A-Z guide covering everything from acid soil to zucchini, the hints and tips you will find have been culled from leading horticulturists and accomplished home gardeners from all over the country.The Reader’s Digest Quintessential Guides do what the Reader’s Digest does better than anyone: the best advice, straight to the point...read more
By Reader's Digest (corporate author)

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9781621452911 | Spiral-bound edition (Readers Digest, February 2, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: An A-Z guide covering everything from acid soil to zucchini, the hints and tips you will find have been culled from leading horticulturists and accomplished home gardeners from all over the country.

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Product Description: The when-to and how-to schedule for growing, caring for, and maintaining your garden in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio!Never garden alone! The Month-by-Month Gardening series is the perfect companion to take the guesswork out of gardening...read more

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9781591866435 | Cool Springs Pr, February 1, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The when-to and how-to schedule for growing, caring for, and maintaining your garden in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio!

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Product Description: You can have a colorful, striking garden that's drought resistant too! Water-Smart Gardening gives you all the tools needed to create a water-smart landscape and garden. Drought is spreading throughout the country. Even areas that previously had plentiful supplies are feeling the strain, and the price of water is climbing...read more

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9781591866442 | Cool Springs Pr, February 1, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: You can have a colorful, striking garden that's drought resistant too!

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Product Description: A full-color, richly illustrated and comprehensive guide on creating your own great gardenBudget-friendly suggestions and ideasThis book focuses on 20 case studies of the most popular garden trends from around the United States, how they transformed a site, demonstrating how various challenges were involved and overcome to create beautiful gardens, and how the project(s) could have been done with more affordable optionsOffers information on top regional garden trends with tips from garden professionals based on soil, slope, wind, rain, sun, shadeProvides a wide range of helpful tips on many topics, including themed gardens, tools, urban projects, how to organize a community garden walk, landscape mistakes to avoid, sustainable gardening, creating wildlife sanctuaries, and moreIncludes a comprehensive 'Resource' chapter that lists useful websites, noteworthy nurseries, apps, books and cataloguesTransforming outdoor space is one of the hottest home trends today...read more

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9781864706185 | Images, January 25, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A full-color, richly illustrated and comprehensive guide on creating your own great gardenBudget-friendly suggestions and ideasThis book focuses on 20 case studies of the most popular garden trends from around the United States, how they transformed a site, demonstrating how various challenges were involved and overcome to create beautiful gardens, and how the project(s) could have been done with more affordable optionsOffers information on top regional garden trends with tips from garden professionals based on soil, slope, wind, rain, sun, shadeProvides a wide range of helpful tips on many topics, including themed gardens, tools, urban projects, how to organize a community garden walk, landscape mistakes to avoid, sustainable gardening, creating wildlife sanctuaries, and moreIncludes a comprehensive 'Resource' chapter that lists useful websites, noteworthy nurseries, apps, books and cataloguesTransforming outdoor space is one of the hottest home trends today.

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Product Description: Growing fuchsias successfully in borders, containers, hanging baskets and conservatories, with a directory of types.

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9780857231857 | Southwater Pub, January 7, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Growing fuchsias successfully in borders, containers, hanging baskets and conservatories, with a directory of types.

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Product Description: This is the perfect book for beginning to intermediate gardeners and home landscapers living in New England (including Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont). New England Month-by-Month Gardening gives you the when-to and how-to for growing, caring for, and maintaining your garden and all types of plants...read more

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9781591866411 | Cool Springs Pr, January 1, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This is the perfect book for beginning to intermediate gardeners and home landscapers living in New England (including Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont).

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Product Description: Set the mood for a space with interior plantscaping. In The Manual of Interior Plantscaping, industry expert Kathy Fediw describes how to design different types of plantscapes from potted plants and terrariums to atriums and green walls...read more

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9781604695571 | Timber Pr, December 30, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Set the mood for a space with interior plantscaping.
9780442238995, titled "Worker Protection During Hazardous Waste Remediation" | Van Nostrand Reinhold, April 1, 1990, cover price $70.95 | also contains Worker Protection During Hazardous Waste Remediation | About this edition: A basic yet comprehensive guide to working safely on hazardous waste remediation sites, this book can be used to educate workers and also as a quick reference source for workers on the job.

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Product Description: Table of Contents Introduction What Is Good Seed? Disease-Free Seeds Clubroot Root Knot Blackleg Yellowing Blackrot Classification of Vegetables Seed Kind Seed Variety Plant Strain Plant Stock Buying the Right Seeds Price of Good Seed Seed Growing Advantages Disadvantages Testing of Seed Doing a Germination Test The Right Temperature for Germination Conclusion Author Bio Publisher Introduction Every gardener or crop grower worth his salt, knows all about the importance of good seeds, in order to get a bountiful harvest...read more
By Mendon Cottage Books (corporate author)

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9781519762238 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 9, 2015, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Table of Contents Introduction What Is Good Seed?

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