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Books filed under "Instructional"

The Vegetable Gardener's Guide to Permaculture: Creating an Edible Ecosystem by Christopher Shein

Transform your garden into a food forest in harmony with both nature and neighbors. $24.95

The Layered Garden: Design Lessons for Year-Round Beauty from Brandywine Cottage by David L. Culp

How to create your own nonstop parade of majestic color. $34.95

Keshiki Bonsai: The Easy, Modern Way to Create Miniature Landscapes by Kenji Kobayashi

A revolutionary, stylish approach to creating living pieces of art. $19.95

The Unexpected Houseplant: 220 Extraordinary Choices for Every Spot in Your Home by Tovah Martin

A comprehensive guide to how to grow and maintain exotic indoor plants. $22.95

Creating Rain Gardens: Capturing the Rain for Your Own Water-Efficient Garden by Cleo Woelfle-Erskine and Apryl Uncapher

A comprehensive guide on all aspects of capturing and using rainwater for the garden. $24.95

Free-Range Chicken Gardens: How to Create a Beautiful, Chicken-Friendly Yard by Jessi Bloom

A win-win scenario for gardeners and chicken lovers. $19.95

Handmade Garden Projects: Step-by-Step Instructions for Creative Garden Features, Containers, Lighting & More by Lorene Edwards Forkner

Unleash your crafty side in the garden. $19.95

Concrete Garden Projects: Easy & Inexpensive Containers, Furniture, Water Features & More by Malin Nilsson and Camilla Arvidsson

Let this simple, beautiful, and inexpensive material inspire you. $19.95

The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes: Personalize Your Craft with Organic Colors from Acorns, Blackberries, Coffee, and Other Everyday Ingredients by Sasha Duerr

Refresh fabric with natural color. $21.95

The Green Roof Manual: A Professional Guide to Design, Installation, and Maintenance by Edmund C. Snodgrass and Linda McIntyre

The first American reference for the biggest trend in landscape architecture. $39.95

Understanding Garden Design: The Complete Handbook for Aspiring Designers by Vanessa Gardner Nagel

The craft of garden design from start to finish. $34.95

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