Gardening

Gardening

Gardening

Gardening

Gardening books, greenhouses, patio gardens to gardeners like Gertrude Jekyll and Inigo Jones, British parks and public gardens.

 

MRS BEETON'S GARDEN MANAGEMENT
ISABELLA BEETON    Book Number: 58187
Bibliophile price: £1.50
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Isabella Beeton was born in 1836, the eldest of 21 children, and died at the age of just 28. The subjects covered are soil structures, manures and compost, planning and landscaping, walls and fenc...
GARLIC: An Edible Biography: The History, Politics
ROBIN CHERRY    Book Number: 85577
Published price: £12.98
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

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Called everything from rustic cure-all to Russian penicillin, Bronx vanilla and Italian perfume, garlic has been loved, worshipped and despised throughout history. No writer has ever captured the ...
FOUNTAINS AND WATER FEATURES
ROSALIND HOPWOOD    Book Number: 86624
Published price: £5.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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Natural springs, water jets, rills and cascades all incorporate moving water and water features within architectural structures probably originated in Greece and Asia Minor. They originated as a s...
ENGLISH GARDEN: A Journey Through Its History
HANS VON TROTHA    Book Number: 86507
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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One of the collectable Haus first editions (2009) with attractive blood red cloth binding and tipped in pastoral illustration on the front cover. English garden design was entirely reinvented duri...
GUIDE TO HERBS: With Journal
JENNY LINFORD    Book Number: 87255
Published price: £8
Bibliophile price: £4.25
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With dreamy names like Jack-by-the-hedge, burdock, mugwort, calamint, winter purslane, clove pink, jo pye weed, meadowsweet, lady's bedstraw, purple loosestrife, sweet cicely, evening primrose, cow...
RURBANITE: Living in the Country without Leaving the City
ALEX MITCHELL    Book Number: 87273
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Paperback

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A rurbanite is someone with a passion for the countryside but a reluctance to leave the city any time soon. As the world's urban populations grow, blocks of flats are built and single unit accommo...
CONIFERS
ANDREW MIKOLAJSKI    Book Number: 87400
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
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Mainly evergreen, tough and hardy, conifers give year-round pleasure and interest, providing superb backdrops to the transient flowers of summer and coming into their own in autumn and winter as th...
HEATHERS
ANDREW MIKOLAKSKI    Book Number: 87403
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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Heathers are not only able to survive and flourish in the most severe climates, but they also provide bright flowers throughout the year. This combination of hardiness and beauty, along with relat...
LILIES
ANDREW MIKOLAJSKI    Book Number: 87407
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
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Renowned for their magnificent displays and powerful fragrance, lilies are the most regal of all summer bulbs. Traditionally they were connoisseurs' plants, but extensive interbreeding has created...
RHS NOTES & QUOTES
ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY    Book Number: 87421
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
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Containing beautiful illustrations from the archives of the RHS's Lindley Library, along with inspirational quotations from garden lovers and horticulturalists, this book has softly lined pages for...
SMALL TREES
ANDREW MIKOLAJSKI    Book Number: 87425
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
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Fine-leaved Acers in a multitude of colours, the Chinese Red Birch and trees with interesting barks, fruit trees and hawthorns to add colour, eucalyptus and weeping copper beech to add exoticism, o...
MY GARDEN IS A CAR PARK AND OTHER DESIGN DILEMMAS
KENDRA WILSON    Book Number: 87369
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £6.50
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Is your garden too big, too small or an awkward shape? Do you share it with a car or are you worried that your neighbour's trees are blocking your light? Whether you are grappling with a particul...
REMARKABLE CASE OF DR WARD
ABIGAIL WILLIS    Book Number: 87372
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £5.50
Product format: Hardback

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A qualified RHS gardener and newspaper journalist guides us down the path of gardening history taking in both the innovations from secateurs to the lawnmower as well as trends from Roman topiary to...
RHS THE SECRETS OF GREAT BOTANISTS
MATTHEW BIGGS    Book Number: 87939
Published price: £15.99
Bibliophile price: £8.00
Product format: Hardback

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Horticultural and botanical drawings and colour photographs decorate full pages of this beautifully made Royal Horticultural Society publication, period botanical watercolours to provide inspiratio...