Category: Gardening

How To Attract Butterflies To Your Garden

How To Attract Butterflies To Your Garden

To attract the greatest number of butterflies and have them as residents in your yard you will need to have plants that serve the needs of all life stages of the butterfly. They need a place to lay eggs, food plants for the larva (caterpillar), a place to form a chrysalis, and nectar sources for […]

Lawn Care Professional Lawn Care For Your Home By You

Lawn Care Professional Lawn Care For Your Home By You

Did you know there are over a hundred varieties of grasses in the world that can be used for landscaping? Making a decision like which seed you should use can be exasperating and just plain confusing! This book tells you about the most popular types of grasses out there and which ones are suited for […]

Organic Gardening

Organic Gardening

Finally A Easy To Read Guide To Growing Organic Vegetables For Beginners… This easy to understand e-book will help you learn how to grow your own organic vegetables from the comfort of your own home. It doesn’t matter if you live in your own single family home with a spacious backyard or an apartment with […]

Organic Gardening For Beginners

Organic Gardening For Beginners

With our comprehensive book, “Organic Gardening for Beginners”, you can learn nearly everything you need to know to garden without the use of chemicals or other harmful substances! Organic gardening isn’t a new age science. What it can be, though, is a new way of looking at the way you feed yourself and your loved […]

101 Tips For Growing And Enjoying

101 Tips For Growing And Enjoying

An Eye-Pleaser and Romantic – 101 Tips for Growing and Enjoying Your Own Great Rose Garden Roses have always been a symbol of peace, love, friendship, and even death to all who see them. For centuries, roses have come to characterize great taste and eternity during events such as weddings, anniversaries, and birthdays.They are always […]

A Floral Fantasy In An Old English Garden

A Floral Fantasy In An Old English Garden

This is an interesting, colorful and beautiful book of a little fantasy story in a garden. Fairies, the Four Seasons, Old Man Time, knights, and other creatures play a part in this story originally published in 1899. This edition contains 46 gorgeous illustrations.

All About Greenhouse Growing

All About Greenhouse Growing

Here’s Just a “Sneak-Peak” At What You’ll Uncover With All About Greenhouse Growing Tips to use for growing in your greenhouse immediately! What greenhouse tables you should be using to your advantage. All the different types of greenhouses revealed. All the different types of tools and materials needed to be successful. Learn exactly how greenhouses […]

The Folklore Of Plants

An Unabridged, Digitally Enhanced Edition With Updated Layout And Typeface – Chapters Include: Plant Life – Primitive And Savage Notions Respecting Plants – Plant Worship – Lightning Plants – Plants In Witchcraft – Plants In Demonology – Plants In Fairy-Lore – Love-Charms – Dream-Plants – Plants And The Weather – Plant Proverbs – Plants And […]

Gardening Without Irrigation Or Without Much Anyway

Gardening Without Irrigation Or Without Much Anyway

Gardening Without Irrigation or without much, anyway First, you should know why a maritime Northwest raised-bed gardener named Steve Solomon became worried about his dependence on irrigation. I’m from Michigan. I moved to Lorane, Oregon, in April 1978 and homesteaded on 5 acres in what I thought at the time was a cool, showery green […]

Worm Farming

Worm Farming

Why would someone be interested in starting a worm farm? Nowadays, there are many people that are concerned about the environment. Worms fit right in because they provide fertilization to the earth. The downside of that is there are not as many around. The chemicals that farmers use help to grow their plants. These chemicals […]

Caring For Your Lawn

Caring For Your Lawn

A great looking lawn doesn’t have to cost hundreds of dollars or require the use of a professional lawn care service. All you need is this incredible book! Here is what you will find inside this book: How do you pick out the right grass seed for your climate? Is there really a right and […]

Flowers And Flowergardens

Flowers And Flower-Gardens

FLOWERS AND FLOWER GARDENS 1855 DAVID LESTER RICHARDSON PREFACE This volume is far indeed from being a, scientific treatise On Flowers and Flower-Gardens: it is mere gossip in print upon a pleasant subject. But I hope it will not be altogether useless. If I succeed in my object I shall consider that I have gossipped […]

About Orchids

About Orchids

“I thank you for reminding your readers, by reference to my humble work, that the delight of growing orchids can be enjoyed by persons of very modest fortune. To spread that knowledge is my contribution to philanthropy, and I make bold to say that it ranks as high as some which are commended from pulpits […]

The Field And Garden Vegetables Of America

The Field And Garden Vegetables Of America

“Fearing Burr Jr.’s 1865 book is designed to help gardeners choose what varieties they wish to plant, rather than being a guide to cultivation. The work provides descriptions of a vast variety of vegetables grown in the United States, with reference to their size, form, color, quality, productiveness, season, and hardiness.”

Home Vegetable Gardening

Home Vegetable Gardening

For those who understand the significance of home-grown foods to surviving and thriving in difficult times, F. F. Rockwell’s no-nonsense Home Vegetable Gardening: A Complete And Practical Guide To The Planting And Care Of All Vegetables, Fruits And Berries Worth Growing For Home Use, may be the best single volume, practical manual of family-feeding, high-yield […]

Zimmerblattpflanzen

Carl Lebrecht Udo Dammer (1860-1920) war ein deutscher Botaniker. Sein offizielles botanisches Autorenkürzel lautet ‘Dammer’. Er studierte Botanik in Berlin. 1888 wurde er an der Universität Freiburg promoviert. Von 1893 bis zu seinem Tode war Dammer Kustos am Botanischen Garten in Berlin. Nach ihm erhielt die Teppich-Zwergmispel (Cotoneaster dammeri) aus der Gattung der Zwergmispeln das […]

A Woman’s Hardy Garden

A Woman’s Hardy Garden was the first work by Helena Rutherfurd Ely, first published in 1903. Ely was a founding member of the Garden Club of America. She followed her success with another two classic works, Another Hardy Garden Book (1905) and The Practical Flower Garden (1911).

Seed Dispersal

William James Beal (1833-1924), was an American botanist. He attended the University of Michigan, which gave him an A. B. degree in 1859 and an A. M. degree in 1862; he also received an S. B. degree from Harvard University, 1865, an M. S. degree from the University of Chicago, 1875, and a number of […]

The Planting, Cultivation and Expression of Coconuts, Kernels, Cacao and Edible Vegetable Oils and Seeds of Commerce

Harry Osman Newland (? -1920) was a British sociologist, explorer and author. He was the founder and honorary secretary of the British West African Association, organiser of the West Africa section at the Coronation Exhibition, a member of the Grand Council British Dominions Exhibition, a member of African and Anglo- French societies and Director of […]

Making a Rock Garden

In Europe, particularly in England, the rock garden is an established institution with a distinct following. The English works on the subject alone form a considerable bibliography. On this side of the Atlantic, the rock garden is so little understood that it is an almost unconsidered factor in the beautifying of the home grounds. There […]

Little Gardens: How to Beautify City Yards and Small Country Spaces

Charles Montgomery Skinner (1852-1907) was an American writer. His career in literature and journalism included editorship of the Brooklyn Eagle. Skinner published collections of myths, legends and folklore found inside the United States and across the world. He hoped to combine folklore conventions with New England transcendentalism to keep alive traditions endangered by the industrial […]

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