Gardening for Dummies

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IDG Books, 1996 - Gardening - 335 pages
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Organized into an easy-to-understand format, this fun and friendly reference covers the basics of gardening: from the tools and gear needed and where to buy them to the kinds of plants, vegetables and flowers available to how to create and plant a full-fledged vegetable or flower garden. Illustrations.

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This book has much to recommend it, in spite of the title. It is a simple, well-laid-out introduction to basic gardening by the editor-in-chief of National Gardening magazine and editors of the ... Read full review

Contents

Planning lour Garden
7
Evaluating Your Propertys Potential
15
Gardening Tools You Will Need
33
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About the author (1996)

MacCaskey began his college career as a creative arts student at San Francisco State University in 1969, but in the process became instead a passionate gardener. By 1976 he received a Bachelor of Science degree in ornamental horticulture from California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.

Steven A. Frowine is a professional horticulturalist who grows more than 200 orchids in his Connecticut home. The National Gardening Association (NGA), is a not-for-profit leader in plant education.

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