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Heritage Apples
ISBN: HB: 9781851245161, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2019
248 pp., 22x18 cm, 110 colour illus.
What would a greengrocer say if you were to ask for half a dozen Grenadiers and a couple of Catsheads? In the course of the past century we have lost much of our rich heritage of orchard fruits, but with taste once again triumphing over shelf-life an...
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£25,00
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Oxford Botanic Garden A Guide
ISBN: PB: 9781851245208, Bodleian Library Publishing, August 2019
80 pp., 21.8x21.8 cm, 60 colour illus.
Oxford Botanic Garden has occupied its central Oxford site next to the river Cherwell continuously since its foundation in 1621 and is the UK's oldest botanic garden. The birthplace of botanical science in the UK, it has been a leading centre for res...
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£8,00
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How to Houseplant A Beginner's Guide to Making and Keeping Plant Friends
ISBN: HB: 9781454932901, GMC Group, Sterling, July 2019
176 pp., 19.3x14.5 cm, colour illus.
A fun, accessible, illustrated guide to easily growing and caring for the top 50 houseplants, from succulents to indoor bloomers, giving readers the confidence needed to start and nurture their own collection. It includes tips and lists throughout –...
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£14,99
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Compost Teas for the Organic Grower
ISBN: PB: 9781856233279, Bookport, Permanent Publications, April 2019
256 pp., 20x17 cm, photos, diagrams
This book will teach you everything you need to know about feeding your garden, orchard or smallholding with homemade and chemical-free "teas". It is packed with recipes for creating nutrient-rich, healthy soil, to give you healthy plants and ecosyst...
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£16,00
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Edible Paradise How to Grow Herbs, Flowers, and Vegetables in Any Space
ISBN: PB: 9781856233255, Bookport, Permanent Publications, April 2019
240 pp., 24.6x18.9 cm, photos
Learn how to create your own no dig, organic garden with permaculture design and techniques. Vera's 15 years of experience as a no dig gardener provides a vast amount of knowledge on growing fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers. The book is divided i...
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£16,00
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Sex on the Kitchen Table The Romance of Plants and Your Food
ISBN: PB: 9780226574899, ISBN: HB: 9780226574752, University of Chicago Press, October 2018
208 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 13 line drawings, 6 tables
At the tips of our forks and on our dinner plates, a buffet of botanical dalliance awaits us. Sex and food are intimately intertwined, and this relationship is nowhere more evident than among the plants that sustain us. From lascivious legumes to hor...
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£14,00
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£56,00
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Healing Herbs Handbook Remedies for Natural Living
ISBN: PB: 9781454928997, GMC Group, Sterling, June 2018
240 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm, colour illus.
Today, more and more people are trying to live healthily and fight illness without resorting to the pharmacy – and they are turning to herbs to achieve their goal. This approachable handbook, with photographs for easy identification, helps you unders...
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£12,99
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Decorative Terrariums 47 Beautiful Ideas Created with Succulent, Air Plants, Moss and Orchid
ISBN: PB: 9784865051391, Nippan IPS, June 2018
128 pp., 18.5x23.2 cm, 200 colour and back&white illus., language: English
It is said that Terrariums date back to London in the 19th century. They were originally used to protect plants or small animals in an isolated environment during long-distance transportation. Currently they are popular items for ornament, decoration...
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£14,99
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Petit Bonsai
ISBN: PB: 9784405085640, Nippan IPS, May 2018
128 pp., 18.6x23.3 cm, 130 colour and back&white illus., language: English / Japanese
It is an English-Japanese bilingual book of "petit bonsai" introduction showing how to make and grow bonsai trees. The author is a bonsai specialist owning a popular bonsai store, Sinajina, in Jiyugaoka. Starting with basic bonsai terms, the book wit...
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£24,99
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Vertical Gardens
ISBN: PB: 9781921024924, Bookport, New Holland Publishers, March 2018
342 pp., 26.6x21.7 cm, colour illus.
Do you have limited space but love the idea of a lush green garden on your balcony, your rooftop or your courtyard? Vertical Gardens is the ideal low maintenance, space-saving, water-smart solution! Vertical gardening is a fun, creative way to grow p...
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£14,99
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