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: £4.25
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 ...
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR CACTUS
TONWEN JONES    Book Number: 89394
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
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...
ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY: Great British Village Show
THANE PRINCE & MATTHEW BIGGS    Book Number: 89834
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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: £1.50
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...
ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN IN EUROPE
MICHAEL SYMES    Book Number: 89222
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £3.75
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: £1.88
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...
ORCHIDS 2022 CALENDAR
THE GIFTED STATIONERY COMPANY    Book Number: 89733
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
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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: £3.50
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: £3.50
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: £9.00
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
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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: £7.00
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...
PUBLIC PARKS, PRIVATE GARDENS - PARIS TO PROVENCE
COLTA IVES    Book Number: 91386
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £17.50
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...
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: £3.50
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 ...
WASTELAND: A History
VITTORIA DI PALMA    Book Number: 91675
Published price: £35
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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Beautifully illustrated, this multi-award winning work conjoins the resources of art history, landscape and garden studies, the history of science and more disciplines still in a scholarly synthesi...
GET UP AND GROW
LUCY HUTCHINGS    Book Number: 91924
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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Herb, vegetable and fruit growing projects for both indoors and outdoors, from the modern and inspiring garden writer Lucy Hutchings of She Grows Veg fame. Through clever uses of space and contain...
HERBAL: The Essential Guide To Herbs For Living
DENI BROWN    Book Number: 91926
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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Inspired by the extensive herb grounds of the Chelsea Physic Garden in London, herbalist, author and photographer Deni Bown has collected 150 essential herbs for contemporary living. Learn how saf...
MY TINY GARDEN
LUCY ANNA SCOTT & L. CONOCHIE    Book Number: 91937
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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With mini meadows, blooming balconies and plant-packed pavements, the authors of this beautiful design book have unearthed 25 amazing and unconventional small green spaces. There is a kokedama han...
URBAN VEGETABLE PATCH
GRACE PAUL    Book Number: 91949
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £6.25
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Make your own green oasis and enjoy the delicious taste of your own fresh produce. Sub-titled 'A Modern Guide to Growing Sustainably, Whatever Your Space' to save money and for your own wellbeing ...
GARDENS OF THE NATIONAL TRUST: Three DVD Box Set
DUKE MARKETING    Book Number: 91981
Bibliophile price: £12.00
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Alan Titchmarsh visits six of England's most beautiful gardens in volume one. They include Killerton in Devon, Barrington Court in Somerset, Peckover House in Cambridge, Dunham Massey in Cheshire,...
PRACTICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ORCHIDS
BRIAN & WILMA RITTERSHAUSEN    Book Number: 92099
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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A complete guide to orchids and their cultivation, these flamboyant, intriguing, beautiful and exotic plants have evolved to become the largest family of plants in the world. This classic book wri...
GARDENS OF THE RENAISSANCE
BRYAN KEENE    Book Number: 92012
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A rare import from the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, where the author is a curatorial assistant and an instructor in art history. His research interests include Italian and French manuscript ...
WEATHER DETECTIVE: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs
PETER WOHLLEBEN    Book Number: 92043
Published price: $20
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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Bestselling author of 'The Hidden Life of Trees' Wohlleben invites us to reconnect with nature. As soon as we step out of the door, nature surrounds us. Thousands of small and large processes are...
GARDEN WILDLIFE: Revealing Your Garden's Secrets
GERARD CHISHIRE    Book Number: 92161
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £8.50
Product format: Paperback

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Put yourself in the paws of the wildlife visiting your garden and soak up the sunshine with the plants. This colourful, intelligent book reveals the secrets of the garden and, by sharing its insigh...
WORLD ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF WILD FLOWERS AND FLORA
MICK LAVELLE    Book Number: 92119
Bibliophile price: £6.50
Product format: Paperback

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The Natural floral jewellery that adorns so much of the Earth's surface has enraptured scientists, artists, writers and naturalists throughout our history, yet it is easy to forget the true depth o...
LITTLE BOOK OF BONSAI
MATTHEW PUNTIGAM    Book Number: 92349
Published price: £10
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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Bonsai is the Japanese art of caring for trees and these miniature trees represent the next level of plant parenthood. When given the right care they can be rewarding to grow and here is a marvell...