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    The Grove

    A Nature Odyssey in 19 ½ Front Gardens

    by Ben Dark ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours

    ***'I have long believed that it would be possible to tell the story of my profession, my city and my passions from the pavement of one residential street. That is my intention in this book. Over the length of a suburban road and the course of a single year, I will set out everything I have learned in 15 years of obsessing over gardens. History will unfold, not chronologically, but in relation to ... Read more

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    The Well Gardened Mind: Rediscovering Nature in the Modern World

    Narrated by Sue Stuart-Smith ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 31 min

    ‘The wisest book I’ve read for many years … Much more than a gardening book, much more than a guide to mental health … Hugely recommended’ Stephen FryTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA Times and Sunday Times Best Book of 2020How can gardening relieve stress and help us look after our mental health? What lies behind the restorative power of the natural world?In a powerful combination of contemporar... ... Read more

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    Nigel

    my family and other dogs

    by Monty Don ...
    Narrated by Monty Don ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 50 min

    When Monty Don's golden retriever Nigel became the surprise star of BBC Gardeners' World inspiring huge interest, fan mail and even his own social media accounts, Monty Don wanted to explore what makes us connect with animals quite so deeply.In many respects Nigel is a very ordinary dog; charming, handsome and obedient, as so many are. He is also a much loved family pet. He is also a star. By ... Read more

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    My Garden World

    the Sunday Times bestseller

    by Monty Don ...
    Narrated by Monty Don ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 29 min

    'From a very early age I loved the countryside as much as any garden and was fascinated by the life that I saw all around me from trees, wildflowers, birds, insects and mammals. In a sense this book has been over sixty years in gestation. I have kept notebooks and journals ever since I could write and I have drawn upon these as well as the events of the past year.'A year at home in the country ... Read more

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    Uprooted

    A Gardener Reflects on Beginning Again

    by Page Dickey ...
    Narrated by Alex McKenna ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 17 min

    "An intimate, lesson-filled story of what happens when one of America’s best-known garden writers transplants herself, rooting in to a deeper partnership with nature than ever before." —Margaret Roach, author of A Way to GardenWhen Page Dickey moved away from her celebrated garden at Duck Hill, she left a landscape she had spent thirty-four years making, nurturing, and loving. She found her next ... Read more

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    Unearthing The Secret Garden

    The Plants and Places That Inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Narrated by Jane Copland ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 27 min

    Marta McDowell has revealed the deep connection between plants and gardening and some of our most cherished authors, including Beatrix Potter, Emily Dickinson, and Laura Ingalls Wilder. In her latest, she does the same with Frances Hodgson Burnett, the author of the classic chidren's book The Secret Garden.Unearthing The Secret Garden starts by chronicling Frances Hodgson Burnett's childhood and ... Read more

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    No Work Urban Front Yard Vegetable Gardening Simplified -- The Easiest Way to Get Fresh Tasty Organic Veggies for Your Whole Family and Other Gardening Information

    Narrated by Joyce Zborower, M.A. ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 9 min

    Want great tasting veggies from your own garden but cringe at the thought of doing all that back-breaking work of maintaining your garden? or If you're currently gardening with chemicals and have decided that gardening organically would give you plants with better nutrition and better taste but you don't want to hang up your tools for 7 years waiting for your soil to heal. GREAT NEWS! NO WORK ... Read more

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    Hydroponics for Beginners

    The beginners guide to building your own hydroponic garden system at home. How to Quickly Start Growing Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs Without Soil (Indoor and Outdoor)

    by JASON MAYER ...
    Narrated by Eric LaCord ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 45 min

    Do you want to start growing your own vegetables and fruits at home?Have you identified hydroponics as a great way to grow organic produce with out the need for soil?Are you a novice at gardening and need some help to get started?Hydroponics has been around for millennia and was once a favoured method of agriculture across a wide range of diverse cultures from many different parts of the world. ... Read more

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    Wie es duftet, wie es blüht... - Das große Hörbuch für Gartenfreunde (Gekürzte Lesung)

    Abridged

    8 hours 58 min

    In dieser Hörbuch werfen berühmte Autoren einen heiteren Blick auf das Gartenleben. Elizabeth von Arnim erzählt von ihrer Zeit in Pommern, der Freude an der Natur, ihrem unfähigen Gärtner und dem lästigen Ehemann. Karel Capek berichtet von Gärtners Feinden wie unstetem Wetter, Nachbars Wildwuchs, Amseln, Kindern und Schnecken. Daneben kommen andere passionierte Gärtner zu Wort, so zu nennen u. a. ... Read more

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    Simple, Cheap and organic Home Gardening

    by Chirag Patel ...
    Narrated by Chirag Patel ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 4 min

    Bite-sized columns & stories about gardening in tough environments from the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Learn how to compost, ferment, drought-proof, park build, and more.Collected columns from the local paper, including container gardening, working through droughts, companion planting, and lots of organic and permaculture topics and projects. ... Read more

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    My Life in Plants

    Flowers I've Loved, Herbs I've Grown, and Houseplants I've Killed on the Way to Finding Myself

    by Katie Vaz ...
    Narrated by Taylor Meskimen ...

    Unabridged

    9 min

    From stumpy potted houseplants to intricate and delicate flower arrangements, My Life in Plants is a heartfelt, honest memoir that intertwines the complex nature of houseplants with a journey of self-discovery.From Katie Vaz, author of Don’t Worry, Eat Cake, the beloved Make Yourself Cozy, and The Escape Manual for Introverts, comes My Life in Plants. Her newest book tells the story of her life ... Read more

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    The Earth in Her Hands

    75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants

    Narrated by Cindy Kay ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 20 min

    In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell-host of public radio's award-winning program and podcast Cultivating Place-introduces seventy-five inspiring women. Working in wide-reaching fields that include botany, floral design, landscape architecture, farming, herbalism, and food justice, these influencers are creating change from the ground up. Profiled women include flower farmer Erin ... Read more

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    A Victory Garden for Trying Times

    by Debi Goodwin ...
    Narrated by Nan McNamara ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 36 min

    Ever since her childhood on a Niagara farm, Debi has dug in the dirt to find resilience. But when her husband, Peter, was diagnosed with cancer in November, it was too late in the season to seek solace in her garden. With idle hands and a fearful mind, Debi sought something to sustain her through the months ahead. She soon came across Victory Gardens—the vegetable gardens cultivated during the ... Read more

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    Cutting Back

    My Apprenticeship in the Gardens of Kyoto

    by Leslie Buck ...
    Narrated by Caroline McLaughlin ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 41 min

    At thirty-five, Leslie Buck made an impulsive decision to put her personal life on hold to pursue her passion. Leaving behind a full life of friends, love, and professional security, she became the first American woman to learn pruning from one of the most storied landscaping companies in Kyoto. Cutting Back recounts Buck's bold journey and the revelations she has along the way. During her ... Read more

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    Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

    Narrated by Matt Montanez ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 14 min

    A hands-on guide to the ins and outs of raising and using vegetables. Want to grow your own?Nothing beats the taste of vegetables from a home garden, and with Vegetable Gardening for Beginners it's never been easier. With many varieties of vegetables to choose from, eating delicious, just-picked produce is a snap. Learn every step of creating and maintaining a cornucopia of garden-fresh vegetables ... Read more

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    Lawn Care: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Your Best Lawn Ever With Proven Tips To Grow and Maintain a Perfect Lawn

    by Tom J. Hill ...
    Narrated by John Hays ...

    Unabridged

    31 min

    If you're new to lawn care and want to learn the basics, this is the audio program for you.Today only, get this audio bestseller for a special price.Expert advice on all aspects of lawn care from aerating, scarifying, feeding, weeding, rolling, top dressing and getting rid of moss.Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn...Basics Of Lawn MaintenanceTypes Of Lawn Care EquipmentThe List Of Must Haves ... Read more

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    Protecting Pollinators

    How to Save the Creatures that Feed Our World

    by Jodi Helmer ...
    Narrated by Laura Jennings ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 15 min

    We should thank a pollinator at every meal. These diminutive creatures fertilize a third of the crops we eat. Yet half of the 2,000 species of pollinators are threatened. Birds, bats, insects, and many other pollinators are disappearing, putting our entire food supply in jeopardy. In North America and Europe, bee populations have already plummeted by more than a third and the population of ... Read more

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    Farm from Home

    A Year of Stories, Pictures, and Recipes from a City Girl in the Country

    by Amanda Brooks ...
    Narrated by Amanda Brooks ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 47 min

    From New York style icon and fashion insider Amanda Brooks, a charming and inspiring meditation on life in her newly adopted home, a farm in the English countryside.In search of a quieter, simpler life away from the hustle of the city, style icon and longtime New Yorker Amanda Brooks moved with her family in 2012 from New York City to her husband's farm in England. Originally intended to be a ... Read more

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    Down to Earth

    Gardening Wisdom

    by Monty Don ...
    Narrated by Monty Don ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 38 min

    Written as he talks, this is Monty Don right beside you in the garden, challenging norms and sharing advice.Discover Monty's thoughts and garden ideas around nature, seasons, color, design, pests, flowering shrubs, containers, and much more. Read about the month-by month jobs he does in his own garden that he hopes are relevant to you. Monty's intimate and lyrical writing is accompanied by photos ... Read more

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    Becoming a Gardener

    What Reading and Digging Taught Me About Living

    by Catie Marron ...
    Narrated by Janina Edwards ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 48 min

    A personal account of what it means to become a gardener.To make her new house in Connecticut truly feel like home, Catie Marron decided to create a garden. But while she was familiar with landscape design, she had never grown anything. A dedicated reader with a lifelong passion for literature, Marron turned to the library of gardening books she’d collected to glean advice from a variety of ... Read more

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    The Adventurous Gardener

    Narrated by Charles Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 4 min

    'The best informed, liveliest and most innovative gardening writer of our times' GUARDIAN'Christopher Lloyd ranks with Gertrude Jekyll and Vita Sackville-West as one of the major figures in twentieth-century British gardening' THE TIMESIn this gardening classic the forever adventurous Christopher Lloyd takes us on a tour through the garden, to encourage, to reveal and to overturn the old and ... Read more

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    The Well-Chosen Garden

    Narrated by Charles Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 31 min

    The perfect book on how to make your garden the best it can be.'Essential reading' Country Life'Funny, encouraging, informative' Sunday TimesWould your garden, small or large, in town or country, win a prize? Is there room for improvement?Everybody has favourite plants, but the ability to put them all together to ensure a splendid show throughout the year is a skill that must be acquired. THE WELL ... Read more

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    A Lifetime of Seasons

    The Best of Christopher Lloyd

    Narrated by Charles Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 54 min

    'He was the best informed, liveliest and most innovative gardening writer of our times' GUARDIAN'Infuriating, irascible ... a brilliant gardener and a brilliant writer' Monty Don, ObserverChristo Lloyd was recognised as one of the foremost gardeners and garden writers of the 20th century. Here, for the first time, is the definitive collection of his best, most informative, and so often amusing, ... Read more

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