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June 2011

Small Green Roofs event

June 27, 2011

In celebration of the release of Small Green Roofs, Margot Taylor hosted an event for the book, which was attended by co-author Edmund Snodgrass. Margot co-designed a garden room with Jeff Chalfant, and their creation, “The Magic Hut,” was featured in the book as an example of the use of sustainable design practices. Small Green […]

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Small Green Roofs authors at Chelsea

June 21, 2011

Timber author Nigel Dunnett’s garden design was recently showcased at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. His book, Small Green Roofs, is the first to focus on small-scale and domestic green roofs, and Dunnet’s design offers a beautiful example of the practices featured in his book. His design was also supported by authors John Little and Dusty […]

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Vanilla Orchids

June 20, 2011

We’re happy to announce the release of Vanilla Orchids: Natural History and Cultivation. In Vanilla Orchids, leading orchid expert Ken Cameron covers the natural history of the world’s most popular flavor and fragrance and provides an introduction to the pollination, biology, structure, evolution, and diversity of Vanilla and related orchids. With more than 30,000 known species, orchids […]

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Terrarium Craft launch party

June 17, 2011

Launch Party! Last night we had a delightful media launch party to kick-off the new release of Terrarium Craft. The soiree took place at Artemisia, a magical little store owned by one of the authors, Amy Aiello. The store has every unique terrarium material you could ever dream of—once you read the book, you will […]

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Father’s Day gift guide

June 16, 2011

Happy Father’s Day from Timber Press! For those of you celebrating, here are some gift ideas for the dad in your life.     Craft Beers of the Pacific Northwest by Lisa Morrison is a suds-soaked adventure through the 115 key breweries and brew pubs in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia.With 18 walkable pub-crawls, a beer […]

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My Garden, the City and Me

June 2, 2011

We are happy to announce the upcoming release of My Garden, the City and Me by Helen Babbs. Babbs is a self-proclaimed city girl who lives on the second floor of a flat in a chaotic corner of London. An urge to find more green in the city and a stronger connection to the natural world leads […]

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