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    Herb Gardens

    “Coffee for Roses” Book Review

    Summary: Like many (probably most) gardeners, I grew up hearing the popular garden myths and sayings. If Mom or Grandpa says it to you, it MUST be true, right? Guess what? Maybe not. This delightful book addresses many of these myths and sets us on the straight path. Title: Coffee for Roses: …and 70 Other Misleading […]

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    By ChristineGB 4:57 pm | April 7th 2015 (0) Comments
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    “Jamie Durie’s Edible Garden Design” Book Review

    Summary: Wondering about how to incorporate edible plants into your current garden plan? This book covers just that topic! One of my favorites among the latest garden books I’ve read! Not only is this book filled with gorgeous full page color photos to peruse, but the topics covered by handsome Australian Jamie Durie make one want […]

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    By ChristineGB 12:04 pm | September 8th 2014 (0) Comments
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    “Old Manhattan Has Some Farms” Book Review

    Summary: Take your little ones along on a journey of garden discovery, as you read and sing along to the classic “Old MacDonald Has a Farm” melody! Genre: Children’s Books Gardening Experience Level: All Levels, Beginners, Children Title: Old Manhattan Has Some Farms Author: Susan Lendroth, Illustrated by Kate Endle Publisher: Charlesbridge Date of Publishing: […]

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    By ChristineGB 7:07 am | August 13th 2014 (0) Comments
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    “Vegetables, Herbs And Fruit” Book Review

    Summary: This is a must have book if you are serious about exploring and growing any type of vegetables, herbs and fruits.  It comprehensively covers a wide variety of plants, including practical information, and more that is just really interesting to learn! I found a ton of useful and interesting information about basic herbs for example, along with […]

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    By ChristineGB 2:10 pm | June 6th 2014 (0) Comments
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    “Guide to Herbs with Journal” Book Review

    Summary: Overall this is nice book to learn some basic, general information about herbs. The historical uses of herbs across the world is brief but interesting. More helpful are the individual herb listings alongside the color photographs. The photographs fill over half of each page, and are well done. Genre: Herb Gardens Gardening Experience Level: […]

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    By ChristineGB 6:57 pm | June 5th 2014 (0) Comments