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To celebrate spring and the upcoming growing season, Timber Press will give one lucky gardener an edibles prize package, including:

And an edible gardening library from Timber Press, featuring:

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Spring. Is there any other season gardeners look forward to so much? After a long winter, it's finally within reach. What will you plant?

If you want to grow the best vegetables in the world, grow heirlooms! These time-tested treasures connect us to the past, but their flavors are even more impressive than their histories! The Beginner's Guide to Growing Heirloom Vegetables is filled with information on 100 of the yummiest and most dazzling heirloom vegetables.

Read an excerpt on our blog:
Marie's top heirloom vegetable picks

For gardeners yearning for the pleasures of home-grown fruit, the deliciously encouraging Fruit Trees in Small Spaces cuts the subject down to size. Colby Eierman, garden designer and fruit expert, shows how trees can easily be tucked into the tiniest spots and still yield a bumper crop of gorgeous fruit.

Read an excerpt on our blog:
Designing your small orchard

No purchase necessary. One winner will be chosen at random. Open to residents of the U.S. and Canada, 18 years or older, as of 3/6/2012. Entries must be received by 5 p.m. Pacific Time on 3/23/2012. Void where prohibited. The information provided will only be used by Timber Press to contact the winner and will not be given to a third party. Kumquat, cherry, apple, and pear photos © Erin Kunkel. All other vegetable photos © Marie Iannotti. Seed packet designs © Peaceful Valley Farm Supply, Inc.