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Fairy Gardening
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 192

Fairy Gardening

Fairy gardens are enjoying an astonishing surge in popularity and now you can begin making your own enchanting miniature landscapes, complete with pint-sized accessories, diminutive plants, and quaint fairy figures. Gardeners Julie Bawden-Davis and Beverly Turner provide you with step-by-step instructions for creating a magical garden that will attract Thumbelina herself! Learn how to design, plant, accessorize, and care for your very own small corner of the world by following seven simple steps, including choosing the perfect container, planting luxurious pint-sized plants, decorating with properly scaled accessories, and telling a story through the delicate fairies you choose to inhabit yo...

Houseplants and Indoor Gardening
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 120

Houseplants and Indoor Gardening

-- Includes building projects, such as constructing a three-tier plant stand. -- Encyclopedia covers 90 of the most popular houseplants.

Flower Gardening
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 256

Flower Gardening

Americans love flowers. We grow them with a passion and are always on the lookout for new varieties and for better ways to plan, nurture, and display them. This comprehensive compendium is the ultimate garden reference, providing readers both in aspiration and practical techniques for planting and displaying every type of flowering plant in their yards, decks, patios, balconies, and paths. Written for the beginner as well as the experienced gardener, this is a perfect introduction to the concept of creating successions of flowers by plant selection according to bloom season and planting cycles. This reference contains: Beautiful designs for beds and borders, including geometric and natural p...

Indoor Gardening the Organic Way
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 208

Indoor Gardening the Organic Way

Gardening organically outdoors is prevalent in most horticultural circles these days, but what about gardening indoors? Many gardeners still use harsh synthetic chemical fertilizers and pesticides when growing plants in their homes. How can we choose to eat organic foods, buy natural personal-care products, clean our indoor air, and yet still blast our poor houseplants with toxic chemicals? It is time to put down that spray bottle. Going organic with houseplants is not only possible-the results are amazing! Author Julie Bawden Davis brings us Indoor Gardening the Organic Way, a definitive guide to growing houseplants organically. From the dirt on mulch to eco-friendly ways to handle plant pests, Davis has provided this essential resource for novice and experienced gardeners alike. When you learn the specialized rules of gardening organically indoors, you'll soon reap the benefits of robust houseplants that will impress visitors and make your indoor environment a healthier place to be.

Avocado Flowers
  • Language: en

Avocado Flowers

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2017-05
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  • Publisher: Unknown

Haunted by her Latina mother's mysterious death when she was just 6, fearless overseas investigative reporter Alexa Kent is up against her toughest case yet. On location in La Paz, Mexico, she uncovers a human trafficking ring and is racing against time to expose the leaders and save the little girls, whose lives and spirits hang in the balance. At the suggestion of her informant, she turns to "Macaw" Sam Elvia, a Panamanian-Italian hiding out in Mexico. Macaw steps in to help Alexa, who finds herself drawn to this irresistible bad boy. In this multicultural tale, the duo struggles to save the little girls, stirring up dangerous trouble for themselves with high-ranking officials on both sides of the border. As they get closer to exposing the ring leader, a disturbing link to Alexa's mother's premature death slowly emerges.

Born Strong
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 600

Born Strong

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2015-06-01
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  • Publisher: BookBaby

In 1948, Dr. Paul's mother left him in the care of his grandmother in China. Ten months old at the time, Dr. Lam - whose given Chinese name is Bon Trong, meaning "born to be strong" - grew up under the cruel Communist regime of Mao Zedong and nearly perished during the Great Famine. After escaping from China, studying in Hong Kong, and finally settling in Australia, Dr. Lam won a scholarship to study medicine. Malnutrition left Dr. Lam with severe osteoarthritis. He found that tai chi not only helped him manage the condition, the ancient practice improved every aspect of his life. Dr. Lam's burning passion to help others led him to create the Tai Chi for Health programs, where he combined his Western and Chinese medical knowledge with modern teaching methods. More than five million people worldwide practice his Tai Chi for Health programs.

The Pallet Book
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 144

The Pallet Book

The Pallet Book is an inspiring and ingenious project-oriented book for the home DIY enthusiast! Author Chris Peterson presents everything the enterprising handyperson needs to know to reclaim and reuse pallets in innovative, useful ways. Just some of the projects included are: A handy vertical planter Coffee table Spice rack Serving tray Compost bin Dog house Bookshelves Wine bottle rack Side table Adirondack chair Some projects, like the raised bed, showcase the pallet. For others, like the kitchen island, you'd be hard-pressed to guess the wood was free! In addition to dozens of projects, the book includes a variety of pallet-specific knowledge. You’ll find a guide with the basic skills and tools needed to rework pallets, information on where to find and source pallets, a guide to decoding pallet markings, and important pallet-related safety.

The Garden Plot
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 290

The Garden Plot

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2014-05-06
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  • Publisher: Alibi

USA TODAY BESTSELLER • In an entirely appealing mystery debut, Marty Wingate introduces readers to a curious Texas ex-pat whose English gardening expertise on occasion leads her to unearth murderous goings-on. Pru Parke always dreamed of living in England. And after the Dallas native follows an impulse and moves to London, she can’t imagine ever leaving—though she has yet to find a plum position as a head gardener. Now, as the sublet on her flat nears its end, the threat of forced departure looms. Determined to stay in her beloved adopted country, Pru takes small, private gardening jobs throughout the city. On one such gig in Chelsea, she makes an extraordinary find. Digging in the soi...

Born Strong
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 600

Born Strong

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2015-06-01
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  • Publisher: BookBaby

In 1948, Dr. Paul's mother left him in the care of his grandmother in China. Ten months old at the time, Dr. Lam - whose given Chinese name is Bon Trong, meaning "born to be strong" - grew up under the cruel Communist regime of Mao Zedong and nearly perished during the Great Famine. After escaping from China, studying in Hong Kong, and finally settling in Australia, Dr. Lam won a scholarship to study medicine. Malnutrition left Dr. Lam with severe osteoarthritis. He found that tai chi not only helped him manage the condition, the ancient practice improved every aspect of his life. Dr. Lam's burning passion to help others led him to create the Tai Chi for Health programs, where he combined his Western and Chinese medical knowledge with modern teaching methods. More than five million people worldwide practice his Tai Chi for Health programs.

Indoor Kitchen Gardening
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 224

Indoor Kitchen Gardening

DIVIt takes just a few dollars and a few days for you to start enjoying fresh, healthy produce grown indoors in your own home./divDIV /divDIVImagine serving a home-cooked meal highlighted with beet, arugula, and broccoli microgreens grown right in your kitchen, accompanied by sautéed winecap mushrooms grown in a box of sawdust in your basement. And if you have never tasted microgreens, all you really need to do is envision all the flavor of an entire vegetable plant concentrated into a single tantalizing seedling. If you respond to the notion of nourishing your guests with amazing, fresh, organic produce that you’ve grown in your own house, condo, apartment, basement, or sunny downtown of...