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: £3.00
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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...
LEXICON OF BALCONY AND PATIO PLANTS
WOTA WEHMEYER & H. HACKSTEIN    Book Number: 82928
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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Create little plant paradises with these versatile companions and make a lovelier living environment with balcony and patio plants. Tulips, narcissi, geraniums, petunias, dahlias and asters provid...
WILDLIFE GARDENING IN AN ENGLISH GARDEN
CHARLIE RYRIE    Book Number: 82601
Bibliophile price: £5.50
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How things change! Only a generation ago the idea of encouraging wildlife into your garden was laughable. The garden was for flowers, fruits and vegetables. Environment researcher turned gardening ...
SECRET GARDENS: Stately Homes & Gardens DVD
ALAN TITCHMARSH    Book Number: 82779
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A young-looking Alan Titchmarsh presents this magical selection of gardens from some time ago including Kensington Roof Garden in London, Brook Cottage in Oxfordshire, Calke Abbey Derbyshire, Heste...
ONE-POT GOURMET GARDENER
CINEAD MCTERNAN    Book Number: 83219
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
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The thrill of growing your own food, from the moment you plant the seed to the final triumphant tasting, just can't be surpassed. As the author explains, you don't need a huge garden to grow produc...
CRAFTED GARDEN
LOUISE CURLEY    Book Number: 83539
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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50 stylish projects inspired by nature from items found in the garden and hedgerow to make decorations, gifts, ornaments and objects of desire. By foraging and making the very best from nature, yo...
MEANINGFUL BOUQUETS: 25 Beautiful Arrangements
LEIGH OKIES & L. MCGUINNESS    Book Number: 83552
Published price: £15.99
Bibliophile price: £3.25
Product format: Hardback

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An elegant volume which features a visual glossary of popular flower types and their Victorian meanings. Combine laurel meaning success and sage meaning virtue to wish a friend success or Carolina...
SCEPTICAL GARDENER: Thinking Person's Guide
KEN THOMPSON    Book Number: 83560
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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Gardening's most intriguing questions are answered in this super collection of articles originally written for the Daily Telegraph. Ken Thompson is a biologist and also a keen gardener who seeks o...
ALLOTMENT GARDENING: Finding, Planning, Maintaining
JEZ ABBOTT    Book Number: 83651
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
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One of the green guides series, this is an excellent and colourful guide to all aspects of allotment gardening, complete with a directory of suggested vegetables, fruit, herbs and flowers. Check yo...
MR DIGWELL: A Year in the Garden
PAUL PEACOCK    Book Number: 83667
Published price: £18.99
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Mr Digwell's gardening strip cartoon began in the Daily Mirror in the late 1940s, and he is still going strong, being featured each Saturday. Literally a 'down to earth' gardener, he passes on the ...
VEGETABLE GROWING: A Money-Saving Guide
JONATHAN STEVENS    Book Number: 83686
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Paperback

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Here's a friendly, practical guide to growing your own produce on an allotment. When Jonathan was in his early twenties he dug some raised beds in the garden to help his mother so that she could gr...
GARDEN VISITOR'S COMPANION
LOUISA JONES    Book Number: 84064
Published price: £16.95
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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An excellent book for garden lovers who are looking for something more than a simple guide-book of specific gardens. The main portion of the book is dedicated to questions one should ask when visit...
BLACK PLANTS
PAUL BONINE    Book Number: 83784
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Dracula Orchid, Bat Flower, Voodoo Lily, Mourning Widow, Velvet Plant, Snakes Head Iris, Bug Bane, Lily-of-the-Nile, Black Hollyhock, Devil's Tongue, Black Bamboo, Chocolate Cosmos, Cobra Lily are ...
BIODYNAMIC GARDENING FOR HEALTH AND TASTE
HILARY WRIGHT    Book Number: 84686
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This excellent and practical guide shows you the rhythms of the moon, sun, stars and planets and how they influence your garden, creating ideal periods in which to sow, weed and harvest plants. In...
MEANING OF FLOWERS: ArtFolds Sculpture Book
LUCIANA FRIGERIO    Book Number: 84706
Published price: $15
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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Medium level difficulty, 169 folding pages which when completed creates a beautiful stunning red and yellow flower on a green background emerging from the glossy thick pages of this very special bo...
GARDEN CREEPY CRAWLIES
MICHAEL CHINERY    Book Number: 84804
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We love to celebrate nature here at Bibliophile, and this book opens up the world of the creepy crawlies in our garden. With facts combined with illustrations, the reader is able to identify exactl...
A GARDEN EDEN: Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration
PROFESSOR H. WALTER LACK    Book Number: 84765
Bibliophile price: £12.50
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A stunning collection of more than 100 colour plates gleaned from works of botanical illustrations housed in the Austrian National Library, Vienna, and which includes flowers, fruits, leaves, seeds...
ANTHOLOGY OF FLOWERS
JANE FIELD-LEWIS    Book Number: 85543
Published price: £15
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Did you know that chamomile is known as a 'plant's physician'? If you grow it near a drooping or sickly plant, its restorative power can be quite astounding. Another favourite plant, the viola, con...
GARLIC: An Edible Biography: The History, Politics
ROBIN CHERRY    Book Number: 85577
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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 ...
CLIMBING PLANTS SPECIALIST
David Squire    Book Number: 85715
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Bibliophile price: £2.75
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In the appealing layout and style and design of the Small Garden Specialist series, here is a book directed at gardeners whose ambitions are being held back by shortage of space. The solution is t...
COMPLETE NATURALIST
Nick Baker    Book Number: 85717
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Paperback

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A book about touching, feeling, smelling and seeing nature at close quarters. Learn the art of not being seen as you track birds, make a seed feeder and learn about feathers and 'glorified reptile...
TOMATOES
Terry Marshall    Book Number: 85774
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
Product format: Hardback

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Black ones, red ones, stripy ones, orange ones, tomatoes come in all varieties and can develop a flavour in keeping with their type, size and colour. Among the qualities found in this selection ar...
BUILD IT YOURSELF: Weekend Projects for the Garden
FRANK PERRONE    Book Number: 85841
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £7.50
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A collection of a dozen projects fully detailed and described by a master woodworker. Step-by-step instructions, illustrated with colour photos and diagrams, will show beginners how to construct su...