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Beginner's Guide to Gardening

Creating A Beautiful Yard From The Ground Up.
Starting a garden can be daunting, especially for the beginner. Everything from preparing the soil, to choosing the appropriate plants, to preparing for the season at the proper time--and the hundreds of other details that make gardening a challenging and satisfying hobby. But first-time gardeners take heart. Your green thumb is guaranteed. Here is the only book you'll ever need to become a whiz at planting with every kind of flower, tree, fruit, or vegetable. Create the garden or yard that is right for you in no time at all with this down-to-earth, high-quality, all-inclusive handbook.

Designed to be clear and helpful, this step-by-step comprehensive guide includes everything the beginner will need to start a garden.
Full descriptions of almost every plant and tree available.
Simple explanations of every stage in the creation of a successful garden
Over 400 beautiful, full-color illustrations of plants, flowers, and planting techniques
Information on greenhouse growing, rock gardens, and windowbox or container gardening
Helpful hints on pest control, weeds, and common diseases
A full schedule on how to prepare for every season of the year
Troubleshooting, full glossary, and much more!

Whether it's a simple flower bed, an Asian-style rock garden, a new landscape for your yard or a healthy vegetable garden, Beginner's Guide to Gardening is the one book that the first-time gardener can rely on to achieve the best results.

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ISBN

0762104988


Format: Book
Title: Beginner's guide to gardening : creating a beautiful yard from the ground up.
Publisher Date: Pleasantville, NY : Reader's Digest, c2005.
Subject: Landscape gardening
Isbn: 0762104988
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 8
System Items Total: 8
Call Number: 635 Beg
Oclc: 54677703
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Bib Id: 221797

Format: Book
Title: Beginner's guide to gardening : creating a beautiful yard from the ground up.
Publisher, Date: Pleasantville, NY : Reader's Digest, c2005.
Description: 256 p. : col. ill., map ; 28 cm.
Subjects: Landscape gardening
Other Author: Reader's Digest Association
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Notes: Includes index.
LCCN: 2004045350
ISBN: 0762104988
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 8
Total Copies: 8
Call Number: 635 Beg