6 Essential Home Garden Resource Books

You can never have too many garden books in your home library. Garden books are a great source of information and reference. While you can search for anything online these days, pulling out a book from the shelf is still a great way to get the help you need. These well-written books are easy to Read More

Low Maintenance Vegetable Gardening Tips and Tricks

Wouldn’t it be great to easily and quickly grow fresh fruit and vegetables in your own backyard? Author Clare Matthews has written a book entitled, “The Low Maintenance Vegetable Garden” to help you with simple shortcuts and unconventional low-maintenance strategies. Would-be gardeners can learn the tricks needed to grow their own produce without putting in Read More

Book Review: Garden Design & Planning Specialist Guide

Garden Design & Planning by A. & G. Bridgewater is a Specialist Guide from Creative Homeowner. Beginning gardeners and experts alike will appreciate this practical advice on virtually every aspect of gardening – from choosing a plot to selecting flowers and water features. The instructions and advice encompass plans and proven techniques for planting traditional English, Read More

Book Review: Propagation Specialist Guide – Raising New Plants for the Home and Garden

The Propagation Specialist Guide by David Squire provides a wealth of easy-to-follow advice for success with a wide range of plants. Most gardeners are looking for way to increase their plants by sowing seeds, taking cuttings, or dividing existing clumps. Many propagation methods are easy, need only a few pieces of equipment, and are easy Read More

Book Review: The Community Gardening Handbook

The Community Gardening Handbook, The Guide to Organizing, Planting, and Caring for a Community Garden by Ben Raskin Community gardening is a revolution that is taking root in towns and cities all over the world. As neighbors come together to get their hands dirty in the name of taking steps toward more sustainable living, camaraderie Read More

Book Review: 101 Organic Gardening Hacks by Shawna Coronado

Hacking is the clever way to tweak traditional rules and methods to accomplish something, especially to save money or time or both. In 101 Organic Gardening Hacks, you’ll find eco-friendly solutions to improve any garden—all top tips, tricks, and solutions dug up by Shawna Coronado, “America’s most creative home gardener.” Some of the hacks in Read More

Book Review: HARVEST – Eye-candy for the Gardener and Crafter!

This is our book review of Harvest: Unexpected Projects Using 47 Extraordinary Garden Plants by Stefani Bittner and Alethea Harampolis Book Overview: Every garden–not just vegetable plots–can produce a bountiful harvest! This practical, inspirational, and seasonal guide will help make any garden more productive and enjoyable with a variety of projects using unexpected and often common garden plants, some of Read More