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Books filed under "Instructional"

Fearless Color Gardens: The Creative Gardener's Guide to Jumping Off the Color Wheel by Keeyla Meadows

Turn your garden into a work of art by using color. $27.95

What's Wrong With My Plant? (And How Do I Fix It?): A Visual Guide to Easy Diagnosis and Organic Remedies by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth

Diagnose and cure your plant with organic methods. $29.95

Bloom-Again Orchids: 50 Easy-Care Orchids That Flower Again and Again and Again by judywhite

Highlights fuss-free varieties and includes invaluable tips on how to keep them in bloom. $16.95

The Iris Family: Natural History and Classification by Peter Goldblatt and John C. Manning

The definitive botanical treatment on the diversity of the Iridaceae. $79.95

The Complete Book of Garlic: A Guide for Gardeners, Growers, and Serious Cooks by Ted Jordan Meredith

Think you know garlic? Think again. $45.00

Clematis for Small Spaces by Raymond J. Evison

A new generation of cultivars that excel in mixed borders, containers, and other small spaces. $34.95

Shade: Ideas and Inspiration for Shady Gardens by Keith Wiley

This useful guide will help any gardener, experienced or inexperienced, take full advantage of those sometimes tricky shady areas. $19.95

Down to Earth with Helen Dillon by Helen Dillon

The renowned Helen Dillon encapsulates her lifetime of gardening know-how in her inimitable witty style. $29.95

The Self-Sustaining Garden: The Guide to Matrix Planting by Peter Thompson

Combine appropriate plants in communities to create a low-maintenance, naturalistic garden. $29.95

Ornamental Bamboos by David Crompton

Explores the versatile nature of bamboo, and provides the gardener with cultivation information and landscaping ideas for nearly 200 bamboo varieties. $39.95

Sharp Gardening by Christopher Holliday

Presents a careful selection of plants that are spiky, sharp, or brittle — whether in their stems, leaves, or flowers. $29.95

Practical Woody Plant Propagation for Nursery Growers by Bruce Macdonald

An exhaustive exposition of propagating methods, from cuttings to tissue culture.