Step By Step Yard And Garden Basics

Author: Liz Ball
Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens Books
ISBN: 9780696212888
Size: 11.35 MB
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A complete guide to home garden and landscape design and maintenance explains how to create and care for a beautiful garden; includes advice on lawns, flowers, vines, edible plants, and trees and shrubs; offers step-by-step instructions for eighty garden projects; and features more than two hundred time-saving and weather-related tips. Original. 30,000 first printing.

Beginner Gardening Step By Step

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Publisher: DK
ISBN: 9781465477002
Size: 30.51 MB
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Is your lawn full of weeds? Are your plants diseased? Is your flower bed forlorn? Do you long to create an outdoor space you can enjoy with friends--or even a garden you can show off with pride? This book shows you the basics you need to get your yard or green space under control and keep it that way, and gives you lots of garden ideas you can do yourself--all with photographic step-by-steps. From planting decorative climbers to growing your own fruits and vegetables, these easy steps will make a big difference in how your garden and landscape look and feel. Take the anxiety out of planting, potting, and pruning and enjoy your lush lawn, beautiful landscape, and bountiful garden.

Beginner S Illustrated Guide To Gardening

Author: Katie Elzer-Peters
Publisher:
ISBN: 1591865336
Size: 14.14 MB
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Covers gardening and landscaping basics, with information on such topics as selecting flowers, trees, and shrubs; pruning and caring for trees; growing vegetables; and reading and understanding seed packets, plant labels, and climate zone maps.

Gardening Basics For Dummies

Author: Steven A. Frowine
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118050620
Size: 20.46 MB
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You’re now officially out of excuses for not planting the garden of your dreams. Even if you’ve never sowed a seed nor pulled a weed, Gardening Basics For Dummies contains everything you need to know about flowers, beds, borders, trees, shrubs, and lawns to create your own private paradise. This friendly and informative guide also covers all of the tools and additives available to make gardening easier. You’ll discover: Clear definitions and descriptions of the different types of plants Tips on choosing the type of garden you want How to create a garden plan Easy-to-follow instructions for soil preparation Advice on planting, growing and caring for annuals and perennials Step-by-step plans for organic and edible gardens Plans for butterfly and children's gardens Packed with helpful tips on controlling pests safely, managing weeds, and correcting common gardening problems, Gardening for Dummies turns your brown thumb green in a hurry.

Lawn Gone

Author: Pam Penick
Publisher:
ISBN: 1607743140
Size: 64.12 MB
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Describes how to remove high-maintenance, resource-hogging lawns and replace them with alternative grasses, ground cover plants, and hardscaping that are more eco-conscious and easier to sustain.

Food Grown Right In Your Backyard

Author: Colin McCrate
Publisher: Skipstone
ISBN: 1594856842
Size: 16.52 MB
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Easy gardening instruction for saving money and eating better by growing your own food in the city

Designing Your Gardens And Landscapes

Author: Janet Macunovich
Publisher: Storey Kids
ISBN:
Size: 56.30 MB
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Both first-time gardeners and professional landscape designers will find that this is the book to reach for first. Macunovich's unique and practical 12-step approach takes the mystery out of landscape design. Through helpful checklists, practical illustrations, and creative design techniques, Macunovich makes it easy to plan a beautiful, functional, and elegant garden for every landscape.

Step By Step Landscaping

Author: Better Homes & Gardens
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780696230820
Size: 78.83 MB
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A new edition of Better Homes and Gardens(r) best-selling landscaping book. Packed with 408 pages of all-new material from the editors of Better Homes and Gardens(r) books, this complete landscaping guide has everything you need to know transform your yard. More than 700 stunning photographs and 100 complete step-by-step projects show you how to improve grading, plant successfully, build a deck, and much more. Plus an all-new plant encyclopedia with 95 plant photos! It's everything you need to know to improve your view. Step-by-step plans for patios, edging, walls, fences, water gardens, outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, garden sculpture, and more. Cost estimate, time needed to complete, skill level, and material list included with every project. Hundreds of inspiring photographs, ideas, and plans.

Free Range Chicken Gardens

Author: Jessi Bloom
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604692375
Size: 43.12 MB
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Presents advice for keeping chickens in the garden, discussing such topics as housing, garden design, landscaping, fencing, plant choices, and predator control.

The Beginner S Guide To Starting A Garden

Author: Sally Roth
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697806
Size: 78.43 MB
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A fresh approach and simple way to transform your yard! The prospect of revamping a yard is daunting. Where do you start? How do all the various areas come together in a beautiful, cohesive way? The Beginner’s Guide to Starting a Garden simplifies the process by showing you how to spend fewer hours (and a minimal amount of money) in the garden by tackling one small area at a time. You’ll find garden plans for ten unique areas—the entryway, the shady areas under trees, and more—that can be linked together over time to create a unified yard, and plants that are dependable, easy to find, and look good year after year. You’ll also learn the basics of good design, which plants offer the most bloom for your buck, and how to avoid the most common planting mistakes.