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Sharing the wonders of the natural world

Fearless Gardening


Be Bold, Break the Rules, and Grow What You Love

Embrace your inner rebel and create the garden you want—even if it breaks the rules. Loree Bohl shows how it’s done, with zone-busting ideas and success stories. Bohl’s own gorgeous home garden inspires, with agaves that shrug off ice storms, and palms that thrive in the rain.

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Gardening in Summer-Dry Climates


Plants for a Lush, Water-Conscious Landscape

Gardening in an area defined by arid summers and soggy winters can be challenging. But gardens can thrive in such conditions, and in this book landscape architect Nora Harlow and award-winning photographer Saxon Holt share the plants and practices that will help you succeed.

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Herbarium


The Quest to Preserve and Classify the World's Plants

Since the 1500s, scientists have documented the plants and fungi that grew around them, organizing the specimens into collections. Known as herbaria, these archives helped give rise to botany as its own scientific endeavor.

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Botanical Art Techniques


A Comprehensive Guide to Watercolor, Graphite, Colored Pencil, Vellum, Pen and Ink, Oils, and More

This definitive guide is the most thorough how-to available on every major technique of botanical artistry. The experts at the American Society of Botanical Artists offer step-by-step projects that move from introductory to advanced.

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New Year, New Garden

New Year, New Garden

Get ready for spring by getting back to basics and growing your gardening knowledge. Whether you're looking to create interest year-round, or just help the plants you have to look better, start the new year with these books.

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Armchair travel

Armchair travel

The world is full of amazing gardens, and even if we can't visit them, we can still explore their beauty and learn from the amazing people behind them—all from the comfort of our own homes. Whether we're looking for inspiration or seeking to learn more about plants, these books let us explore the world around us.

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