Gardening

Gardening

Gardening

Gardening

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

 

FOUNTAINS AND WATER FEATURES
ROSALIND HOPWOOD    Book Number: 86624
Published price: £5.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
Product format: Paperback

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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...
UPCYCLING OUTDOORS: 20 Creative Garden Projects
MAX MCMURDO    Book Number: 88740
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £8.50
Product format: Hardback

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Clever, inventive and inspiring, these upcycling ideas are all made from reclaimed materials and written by an inventor who won two dragons on BBC's Dragon's Den. We love some of these inventions ...
GROW YOUR OWN BOTANICALS
CINEAD MCTERNAN    Book Number: 89108
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Hardback

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When you next reach for your gin and tonic, think of the botanicals involved. This splendid gallery of photographs and information is all about deliciously productive plants for homemade drinks, r...
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR CACTUS
TONWEN JONES    Book Number: 89394
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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Sub-titled 'A Guide to Raising Well-Behaved Succulents' here is how to start a family of small, bumpy structures out of which hairs, spines, flowers and branches can grow. Cacti are a variety of s...
BOTANICAL STYLE GARDEN NOTES
RYLAND PETERS & SMALL    Book Number: 89511
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
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Sturdy spiral bound folder useful for a place to plan your garden layout or somewhere to record the results and successes of different plant varieties. The journal includes a seasonal growing diar...
ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY: Great British Village Show
THANE PRINCE & MATTHEW BIGGS    Book Number: 89834
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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Packed with advice from the queen of preserves Thane Prince and gardening guru Matthew Biggs, here are prize-winning recipes and interviews with show veterans. Fruit, vegetables, flowers, cakes, c...
WHERE THE HORNBEAM GROWS: A Journey in Search of a Garden
BETH LYNCH    Book Number: 89981
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

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Horticulture and human feelings twine together here and what flourishes in the several gardens of this book is in the end hope. Beth Lynch's subtle and moving book is about the heart-work of findi...
SKYMEADOW: Notes From An English Gardener
CHARLIE HART    Book Number: 89814
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

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'A love letter to English horticulture written by a passionate gardener.' - Jane Perrone. When Charlie Hart first visited Peverels, a small farmhouse that sits lazily on the lip of a hill running ...
ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN IN EUROPE
MICHAEL SYMES    Book Number: 89222
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Paperback

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In the 18th century, the English Landscape Garden spread through France, Germany, Russia, Poland, the Czech Republic, Sweden, Hungary, Italy and to other countries. The term was used to denote lay...
ENVISIONING THE GARDEN: Line, Scale, Distance, Form, Colour
ROBERT MALLET    Book Number: 90237
Published price: £25.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
Product format: Paperback

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When we visit a garden we tend to be overwhelmed by the beauty of the planting without considering the elements of garden design which make all the difference to the atmosphere. Robert Mallet, a Fr...
GARDEN WILDLIFE OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE
MICHAEL CHINERY    Book Number: 90521
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

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No need to travel to connect with flora and fauna when garden wildlife is as voracious as any safari. This Collins Nature Guide shares details on nearly 400 species from mammals, birds, flowering p...
HERBS AND HEALING PLANTS OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE:
DIETER PODLECH    Book Number: 90522
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Paperback

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315 colour photos of plants in their natural habitats provide a basis for identifying the plants you find in the wild, divided into five different colour coded groups for ease of identification. Co...
VIRGIN COCKTAIL GARDEN
DAVID HURST    Book Number: 90278
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

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Kiwi Kooler, Singapore Sling, Pineapple and Kale Boost, Citrus Bellini, Mai Tai, Ginger Zinger, Coriander and Cardamom Tonic, Cardamom Martini, Mojito Passion, Spiced Pear Mojito, Elderflower Colli...
GARDEN EDEN: Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration
H. WALTER LACK    Book Number: 90744
Bibliophile price: £46.00
Product format: Hardback

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Art meets science in this far-reaching catalogue of botanical illustration. Drawn from the vaults of the National Library of Vienna, these exquisite colour reproductions range from 6th century manu...
ORCHIDS 2022 CALENDAR
THE GIFTED STATIONERY COMPANY    Book Number: 89733
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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A 16 month naturally beautiful calendar which reproduces in glorious colour 12 beautiful orchids in close up in pinks, variegated, yellow speckled with red, yellow with pink centres almost iris sty...
VEGETABLE GROWING: A Money-Saving Guide
JONATHAN STEVENS    Book Number: 90896
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
Product format: Hardback

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At the age of 24, Jonathan Stevens had as much interest in gardening and growing vegetables as most men of 24 - zero. However, his mum had plenty and she showed him the ropes. Within a year they ha...
HUT OF ONE'S OWN:
EMILY CHAPPELL    Book Number: 91298
Published price: £12
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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Allotments are places to grow food but they are so much more than that - places to encourage spontaneity, exploration, learning, sharing, restful activity and camaraderie. The book is a celebratio...
RHS A NATION IN BLOOM
MATTHEW BIGGS    Book Number: 91427
Published price: £30
Bibliophile price: £11.00
Product format: Hardback

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We may think we know the Royal Horticultural Society through its gardens at Wisley, Hyde Hall, Rosemoor and Harlow Carr, its flower shows including the world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show, its pre...
RHS DO BEES NEED WEEDS?: A Gardener's Collection
GARETH RICHARD & HOLLY FARRELL    Book Number: 91498
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Hardback

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Can a polytunnel be eco-friendly? Is it better to grow native veg than try exotics? What is vegan gardening? Are traditional herb gardens eco-friendly? How can I attract bees and other pollinat...
RHS HOW DO WORMS WORK?: A Gardener's Collection
GUY BARTER    Book Number: 91499
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Hardback

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Revised and updated edition (2020) covering seeds and plants, flowers and fruits, below the ground, weather, climate and the seasons, and in the garden with topics like how to keep spiders out of t...
VICKERY'S FOLK FLORA
ROY VICKERY    Book Number: 91508
Published price: £30
Bibliophile price: £14.00
Product format: Hardback

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Sub-titled 'An A-Z of the Folklore and Uses of British and Irish Plants' this monumental tome is by the well known botanist at the Natural History Museum London from 1965-2007. In those 50 years, ...
PUBLIC PARKS, PRIVATE GARDENS - PARIS TO PROVENCE
COLTA IVES    Book Number: 91386
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £24.00
Product format: Hardback

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With masterworks by artists such as Bonnard, Cassatt, Cézanne, Corot, Daumier, Van Gogh, Manet, Matisse, Monet and Seurat, many of these artists were themselves gardeners and they painted parks and...
HEDGEROW AND WILDLIFE: The National Trust
JANE EASTOE    Book Number: 88900
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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In spring and summer, the hedgerow is hung with flowers, heavy with perfume and alive with insects and birds. In autumn it is a palette of yellow, orange, red and silver-grey, studded with fruit, ...
PONDS: Creating and Maintaining Ponds for Wildlife
CHRIS MCLAREN    Book Number: 88904
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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Imagine a sunny day, a beautiful limpid pool, surrounded by rushy margins and sit amidst lush meadows where the cattle come to drink, the air humming to the sound of damselfly and the dragonfly and...
HOW TO COOK COMPOST
SUSANNA GEOGHEGAN    Book Number: 91607
Published price: £5.99
Bibliophile price: £3.75
Product format: Hardback

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Making compost provides a simple and rewarding means of recycling all but a tiny amount of the organic waste we produce. Even without a compost bin you can use a piece of old carpet or sacking to ...
PLANTHUNTER: Truth, Beauty, Chaos and Plants
GEORGINA REID    Book Number: 91612
Published price: £28
Bibliophile price: £8.00
Product format: Hardback

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A spectacular Thames & Hudson heavyweight publication with bright yellow cloth spine binding, the author began an online publication of the same name where questions about the relationship between ...