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Sharing the wonders of the natural world

Nature's Best Hope


A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard

A grassroots approach to conservation—homeowners everywhere can turn their yards into conservation corridors that provide wildlife habitats. Practical, effective, and easy, with specific suggestions you can incorporate into your own yard.

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Chasing Eden


Design Inspiration from the Gardens at Hortulus Farm

One of the most spectacular private gardens in America is beautifully captured in this lavishly illustrated roadmap to creating a personal Eden. Both aspirational and practical, it will inspire home gardeners to create their own earthly paradise.

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Nature into Art


The Gardens of Wave Hill

This world-renowned public garden in the Bronx boasts a classic horticultural craftsmanship unrivaled among other public gardens in the United States. But it also embraces a design spirit that is daring and innovative.

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Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life


The Plants and Places That Inspired the Iconic Poet

Emily Dickinson was a keen observer of the natural world, but less well known is the fact that she was also an avid gardener. This book offers an enchanting new perspective on one of America’s most celebrated but enigmatic literary figures.

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The Field Guide to Citizen Science


How You Can Contribute to Scientific Research and Make a Difference

Learn how monitoring the night sky, mapping trees, photographing dragonflies, and identifying mushrooms can help save the world! Join the citizen science brigade now, and start making a real difference!

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Planting the Natural Garden

Planting the Natural Garden

This classic, which ushered in a revolution in landscape design, has been expanded and updated to include scores of new plants and combinations. Packed with practical information and visual inspiration, it zeroes in on the New Perennial Movement’s power to move us, making its distinctive plant palette available to all.

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Sustainable gardening

Sustainable gardening

The plants in your yard don't exist outside of nature—they are nature! By learning more about your local environment and its native plants, you can choose plants that will thrive and support wildlife, while requiring less work from you. It all starts in your yard.

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