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Books filed under "Cultivation"

The Kitchen Gardener's Handbook by Jennifer R. Bartley

Seasonal advice for gardeners who want to design, grow, and serve the perfect edible garden. $22.95

Practical Bamboos: The 50 Best Plants for Screens, Containers and More by Paul Whittaker

Indispensable advice on incorporating the best-looking types of bamboo into your garden. $19.95

Bizarre Botanicals: How to Grow String-of-Hearts, Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Panda Ginger, and Other Weird and Wonderful Plants by Larry Mellichamp and Paula Gross

Spice up your yard with the odd. $24.95

How to Grow a School Garden: A Complete Guide for Parents and Teachers by Arden Bucklin-Sporer and Rachel Kathleen Pringle

Create an outdoor classroom connecting children to the natural world. $24.95

Timber Press Pocket Guide to Conifers by Richard L. Bitner

The perfect portable guide — everything you need to know to choose and grow just the right conifer. $19.95

Japanese Maples: The Complete Guide to Selection and Cultivation (Fourth Edition) by J. D. Vertrees and Peter Gregory

A classic, with 600 of these unique trees, including 150 new introductions. $49.95

The New Encyclopedia of Hostas by Diana Grenfell and Michael Shadrack

Expanded and updated to provide information on the newest hosta cultivars. $49.95

The Reference Manual of Woody Plant Propagation: From Seed to Tissue Culture (Second Edition) by Michael A. Dirr and Charles W. Heuser, Jr.

A recipe book for making more trees and shrubs. $49.95

50 High-Impact, Low-Care Garden Plants by Tracy DiSabato-Aust

The 50 best low-maintenance, show-stopping plants that anyone can grow. $19.95

Trees and Shrubs for the Southwest: Woody Plants for Arid Gardens by Mary Irish

Desert-hardy trees and shrubs that prosper in the Southwest. $34.95

Uncommon Fruits for Every Garden by Lee Reich

Rewarding fruits for the beginning and advanced gardener, reliable even in the toughest garden situations. $19.95

Lilacs: A Gardener's Encyclopedia by John L. Fiala and Freek Vrugtman

Revised edition of the classic reference on choosing, growing, and propagating lilacs. $49.95