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Dillard, Sarah

Summary: To earn their Sow It and Grow It badge, Violet, Tigerlilly, and the other Mouse Scouts plant a vegetable garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED DIL

Risen, Alexandra

Summary: "The author describes how she used the abandoned and overgrown garden behind the house she and her husband bought to come to grips with the recent death of her father and to awaken forgotten childhood memories,"--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RISEN, ALEXANDRA RIS

Risen, Alexandra

Summary: "In this moving memoir, a woman digs into a garden and into the past and finds secrets, beauty, and acceptance"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 RISEN, ALEXANDRA RIS

Whitman, John

Summary: Fresh is simply best. To get the tastiest, most nutritious produce, you have to grow your own, and in a cold climate this presents unique challenges. Fresh from the Garden will help you extend the growing season to produce the best vegetables, berries, and herbs, right in your own backyard. The guide includes more than 150 edible plants and helps you decide which varieties to choose; where and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2017

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 WHI

Wilson, William H. W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ortho Books 1984

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 635.9 wilson 1984

Amstutz, Lisa J.

Summary: "Provides readers with unique and unusual gardening projects"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 635.9 AMS

Amstutz, Lisa J.

Summary: "Provides readers with projects for fairy gardens and other magical gardens"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 635.9 AMS

Bartholomew, Mel

Summary: Square foot gardening (SFG) is based on a grid of 1-foot squares, offering numerous opportunities for lessons in math, science, and other subjects. Includes suggestions for activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 635 BAR

Fizzell, James A. (James Alfred)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 FIZ

Munroe, Enid.

Summary: A guide to gardening with advice on growing perennials, herbs, vines, ground covers, shrubs, and annuals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt and Co. 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9 Munro

Contents: Introduction -- Gardens -- Basics -- Plants -- Color overview -- Colors & their companions -- Schemes & themes -- Inspirational gardens -- Color decor -- Sources -- USDA hardiness map.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Meredith Corp. 2008

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Bone, Emily.

Summary: This book explains how almost everything we eat grows from just a small seed - from how a seed sprouts and how fruits grow from flowers by pollination, to how different plants produce vegetables, fruits, leaves, roots and grains. Age: 6+

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 581.4 BON

Ghigna, Charles.

Summary: Simple rhyming text follows a child who plants flower seeds in a garden and loves to watch them grow.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E GHI

Minnich, Jerry.

Summary: It's all here---step-by-step guidance for gardening success in Michigan's varying soil types and often difficult climate. Veteran garden writer Jerry Minnich presents detailed directions and practical tips for growing vegetables, herbs, flowers, landscaping plants, and house plants, as well as dependable advice on hundreds of garden operations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 635 MIN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 635.097 Minnich

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 635.0977 MIN

Stross, Amy

Summary: The suburbs are ripe with food-growing potential. The Suburban Micro-Farm will show you how to grow healthy food for your table in only 15 minutes a day, proving that you can have a garden even on a limited schedule. With tips for creating an edible and ecologically friendly landscape, learn how to garden while maintaining aesthetics. You'll find simple tricks for growing food even in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twisted Creek Press 2018

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Taylor, Patricia A.

Summary: Focuses on the selection, care and garden design for plants that thrive in shaded locations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.954 TAY

Summary: "39 building projects transform your modest vegetable garden into a model of efficiency and comfort. For a fraction of the cost of buying retail, you can build handsome, handcrafted items that will encourage your vegetables to thrive, extend your growing season, or simply offer a place to relax among your plants. Each building project is functional, attractive, and easy to complete with basic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Pub. 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 635 AYE

Gerardi, Jan.

Summary: What does it take to become a little gardener? It takes more than just seeds and water. Lift the flaps in this bright board book and find out all you need to know in order to create and care for your very own garden! -- Amazon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

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1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE Board Gerardi 2012

Hartman, Ben

Summary: At Clay Bottom Farm, author Ben Hartman and staff practice kaizen, or continuous improvement, by cutting out more waste - of time, labor, space, money - every year and aligning their organic production more tightly with customer demand. Applied alongside other lean principles originally developed by the Japanese auto industry, the end result has been increased profits and less work. In this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2017

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Lavelle, Christine.

Summary: This is the complete practical guide to growing your own vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers in an allotment, shown in over 530 hands-on photographs and illustrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hermes House 2011

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 634 Lavelle

Stevenson, Peter

Summary: Details how crops can be grown anywhere by raising them in wooden planter boxes. Includes directions for building the boxes and a simple "barn" of boards and plastic and for creating a compost pile.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1976

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 631.5 STE

Elzer-Peters, Katie

Summary: "No-Waste Kitchen Gardening is a fun and colorful exploration of the amazing results you can get by re-growing vegetable cutoffs and scraps into harvestable, edible plants. Stop tossing your carrot stumps, loose cilantro sprigs, lettuce and cabbage stalks, and apple cores in the trash! The expert advice in No-Waste Kitchen Gardening, gives you all the instruction and tricks you'll need to grow...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cool Springs Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 ELZ

Hillert, Margaret.

Summary: "A boy and his pet dragon plant a vegetable garden. They learn how to grow plants and make a salad. This title includes reading activities and a word list"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HIL

Kline, Christopher

Summary: Butterfly expert Christopher Kline provides an easy-to-read introduction and how-to guide covering butterfly gardening basics, garden designs, common butterflies in the garden, native nectar, guide to host plants, and sources for native plants. Included are over 150 color photographs as well as several detailed illustrations on garden layout. With this guide, it is easy to choose plants to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2015

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