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3 gift ideas for the reflective gardener

December 11, 2017

Some gardeners aren’t content to hibernate like bulbs in winter, they must continue to grow, even in the snowy season. These gardeners are easy to spot: their kitchen table becomes littered with seed catalogs almost as soon as the turkey is gone and their holiday wish-list contains things like knee pads and hose extensions. They […]

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The best of garden writing

March 30, 2017

Many of the best books on the shelves are inspired by nature, and many more are inspired by other nature writing. At Timber Press, a reverence for nature and a passion for gardening are never in short supply. After you come inside to wash the dirt off your hands, enjoy these brief excerpts from some of […]

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My Garden, the City and Me

June 2, 2011

We are happy to announce the upcoming release of My Garden, the City and Me by Helen Babbs. Babbs is a self-proclaimed city girl who lives on the second floor of a flat in a chaotic corner of London. An urge to find more green in the city and a stronger connection to the natural world leads […]

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Gardening for a Lifetime now in paperback!

May 16, 2011

Check back this week to enter to win as we give away two copies of Gardening for a Lifetime! A recent American Horticultural Society Book Award winner, and a favorite of many of our readers, Gardening for a Lifetime: How to Garden Wiser as You Grow Older by Sydney Eddison is now available in paperback! […]

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