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Books filed under "Instructional"

The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Southeast by Ira Wallace

What to plant, when to plant it, and when to harvest for the Southeast. $19.95

Gardening for the Birds: How to Create a Bird-Friendly Backyard by George Adams

Attract a wider range of species to stay longer with a bird-friendly landscape. $24.95

Gardening in Miniature: Create Your Own Tiny Living World by Janit Calvo

An inspiring primer for creating your own tiny, living world. $19.95

Planting: A New Perspective by Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury

Groundbreaking. The only book that shows how Oudolf's gardens and landscapes are made. $39.95

Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener: How to Create Unique Vegetables and Flowers by Joseph Tychonievich

Breed a palette-perfect pepper or a more fragrant rose. $19.95

The Professional Design Guide to Green Roofs by Karla Dakin, Lisa Lee Benjamin, and Mindy Pantiel

Create cutting-edge green roofs that go beyond sedum mats. $39.95

The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Pacific Northwest by Lorene Edwards Forkner

A guide that truly understands the eccentricities of the Northwest climate. $19.95

Small-Space Container Gardens: Transform Your Balcony, Porch, or Patio with Fruits, Flowers, Foliage, and Herbs by Fern Richardson

You don't need a yard to have a garden. $19.95

Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives by Evelyn J. Hadden

Reward both yourself and the environment by leaving your lawn. $24.95

Decoding Gardening Advice: The Science Behind the 100 Most Common Recommendations by Jeff Gillman and Meleah Maynard

Find out how what's good and what's garbage when it comes to gardening advice. $16.95

What's Wrong With My Vegetable Garden?: 100% Organic Solutions for All Your Vegetables, from Artichokes to Zucchini by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth

Simple, expert vegetable advice. $24.95

Terrarium Craft: Create 50 Magical, Miniature Worlds by Amy Bryant Aiello and Kate Bryant

Everything a beginning terrarium crafter needs to get started. $18.95