There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder. -Alfred Austin Inspired by all things green and flourishing, this beautiful collection of poetry and prose collects words of wisdom on everything from allotments to arboretums, from pergolas to potting sheds. The perfect book to dip into for a moment's reflection whether you are cooped up on a rainy day or admiring the fruits of your labour on a summer evening. AUTHOR: Isobel Carlson lives in an ivy-covered cottage in Wincheser where she enjoys reading and gardening in her spare time. SELLING POINTS: Gardening is seeing a huge surge in popularity, with more people turning to 'growing your own' Previous edition has sold nearly 5,000 copies. Isobel has written seven books including, 'The Vegetable Patch', ISBN: 9781849533775 'A Gardener's Miscellany', ISBN: 9781849532600 'A Countryside Miscellany', ISBN: 9781849535687
Home Gardener's No-Dig Raised Bed Gardens is the essential guide to gardening successfully with the minimum amount of digging and weeding. For those without the time or stamina to spend hours maintaining a garden, horticulture experts Alan and Gill Bridgewater show how to make raised beds, build up layers of soil with mushroom compost, cover weeds with mulch, protect plants with nets and plastic, and much more. The text is thoroughly practical and advocates using organic methods where possible. This book is a must for busy gardeners everywhere. It is ideal for first time gardeners who want to learn the basics, and it is perfect for busy and older gardeners looking for simple, no-nonsense gardening methods.
Herbs Wear Many Different Hats Herbs... a perfect gift for any garden lover! They are probably the most popular and intriguing plants in existence. The reason for this is that over the centuries herbs have been used in so many ways. They flavor and preserve our foods, decorate our gardens, add fragrance to our home, and above all, they cure our ills. One or the other way, they touch all of our lives. Herbs are the best way to add fragrance and flavor to foods, without adding any extra calories. Mix up your family meals and incorporate fresh herbs to your recipes. They come in an array of foliage and flower colors, so they can be both - decorative as well as useful for culinary purpose. There are several types of herbs according to use - aromatic, culinary, medicinal and ornamental.
Piggies rock So does Boynton. Through her eyes, her words, her music, and above all her art, we see the world with whimsy and pleasure, appreciating round noses and curly tails, floppy ears and pleasing plumpness. And we're lucky to give that gift to our youngest children.
Together, let us begin an incredible journey in the Parables of Life Saga. "A Beautiful Garden"" is a book about faith, hope and love. A Rose Without A Thorn, A Rainbow In The Storm. Life encounters many prickly thorns and endless storms. Hold on to your rainbow! Learn how to dance in every storms.
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