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Book Review: The Roots of My Obsession

The Roots of My Obsession

The Roots of My Obsession: Thirty Great Gardeners Reveal Why They Garden edited by Thomas C. Cooper 162 pages Timber Press, 2012 List price: $14.95 I’m always interested in the how and why of things, especially when it comes to …

Book Review: Little House in the Suburbs

Little House in the Suburbs

Little House in the Suburbs Backyard farming and home skills for self-sufficient living by Deanna Caswell and Daisy Siskin 256 pages Betterway Home, 2012 List price: $22.99 With self-sufficiency gaining in popularity, the timing is perfect for a book like …

Horticulture’s Giving Garden

Stacy Walters, the Healthy Gardener, gives you a sneak peek at what we’re growing in Horticulture’s Giving Garden! For more from the Healthy Gardener, check out the Summer 2012 workshop: http://www.gardenershub.com/the-healthy-gardener-spring-2012

Book Review: Herbs!

Herbs! Creative Herb Garden Themes and Projects by Judy Lowe 192 pages Cool Springs Press, 2011 List price: $19.95 Books on edibles – both growing them and preparing them – abound, but here’s one of a different nature. Herbs! by …

Book Review: Garden Rules

Garden Rules: The Snappy Synopsis for the Modern Gardener by Jayme Jenkins and Billie Brownell 144 pages Cool Springs Press, 2011 List price: $9.95 There’s a lot of information packed into this little book. The size of a mass market …