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  • Life in a Gall

    The Biology and Ecology of Insects that Live in Plant Galls

    What are plant galls and how are they caused? This book introduces the Australian native insects that induce galls on plants and the plant species that host them. It explores the ways the insects have adapted to living part of their lives in the confined spaces of galls, and describes the strategies employed by different insect groups to find a suitable site to induce a gall, obtain food, mate and ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Into the Forest

    How Trees Can Help You Find Health and Happiness

    by Dr Qing Li ...
    Humans are increasingly becoming an indoor species. We spend 90 per cent of our life indoors. And, on average, we dedicate eight hours a day looking at screens. Our increasingly domestic lives are having huge consequences to our health.In Into the Forest, Immunologist and Forest Medicine expert, Dr Qing Li, examines the unprecedented benefits of the world's largest natural health resource: the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Australian Planting Design

    by Paul Thompson ...
    Australian Planting Design identifies and explores all aspects of developing better planting designs on any scale, raising awareness of the essential elements and encouraging readers to look with fresh eyes, to create anew. This new edition guides the reader through all the stages of designing a new garden and helps to visualise the garden through an understanding of space, light, earth form, ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD

  • Australian Native Plants

    The Kings Park Experience

    Australian Native Plants provides a comprehensive guide to the horticulture of our native plants. Based on nearly 50 years of experience at Kings Park and Botanic Garden in Perth, the book describes the necessary growing conditions for mainly Western Australian native plants and covers some of the more technical aspects such as plant propagation and grafting, the use and benefits of tissue culture ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD

  • Topiary Sculptures

    The Art of Creation of Living Sculptures

    by Alma Queen ...
    This concise guide will show you how you can create your own living masterpiece. Topiary is the art of creating living scuptures from plants. This book will show you the techniques and methods for making topiary, both indoor and outdoor. ... Read more

    $3.14 AUD

  • From Seeds to Leaves

    A Complete Guide to Growing Australian Shrubs and Trees from Seed

    by Robin Stewart ...
    Discover how to grow Australian plants from seed with an acclaimed gardening bookIf you have an interest in the power of seeds to transform the earth, or in planting Australian native trees and shrubs on a small scale or large, From Seeds to Leaves is the book for you. It describes how to:collect your own fruit and nutsextract, store and germinate the seeds in the right way and in the best ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Australian Rainforest Woods

    Characteristics, Uses and Identification

    by Morris Lake ...
    Australian Rainforest Woods describes 141 of the most significant Australian rainforest trees and their wood. The introductory sections draw the reader into an understanding of the botanical, evolutionary, environmental, historical and international significance of this beautiful but finite Australian resource. The main section examines the species and their wood with photographs, botanical ... Read more

    $55.99 AUD

  • RHS How To Garden When You're New To Gardening

    The Basics For Absolute Beginners

    If the desire to start a garden has been planted in your heart, then this essential guide is a wonderful companion to accompany you on your new adventure!If you're not sure of the first steps to take, this handbook takes the anxiety out of plotting and planting and equips you with all the know-how and confidence you need to get digging into your garden.Creating a garden that you can enjoy and keep ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Australia's Poisonous Plants, Fungi and Cyanobacteria

    A Guide to Species of Medical and Veterinary Importance

    by Ross McKenzie ...
    Australia's Poisonous Plants, Fungi and Cyanobacteria is the first full-colour, comprehensive guide to the major natural threats to health in Australia affecting domestic and native animals and humans. The overriding aim of the book is to prevent poisoning, as there are few effective treatments available, particularly in domestic animals. The species have been chosen because of their capacity to ... Read more

    $128.99 AUD

  • Greenhouse Gardening For Beginner's: The Simple But Perfect For Beginner's Guidebook To Greenhouse Gardening

    Book 1 Preview: Greenhouse gardening is a ton of fun, and you can definitely grow some awesome stuff Think about it, you have a place where plants can grow during all seasons, and you can have crops all year round. It’s also a great way to help start seeds early on before you transplant them over to the ground, which in turn will allow for more plants to grow, and a better crop yield. But, how do ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • RHS Pruning and Training

    Revised New Edition; Over 800 Plants; What, When, and How to Prune

    Learn how to prune and train fruit bushes, fruit trees, roses, and woody ornamentals with this best-selling plant-by-plant guide - now in its 4th edition. Written and updated by the experts at the Royal Horticultural Society, RHS Pruning & Training provides step-by-step guidance on how to prune and shape more than 800 different plants, including climbing plants, fruiting vines, conifers, and palm ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Australian Rainforest Seeds

    A Guide to Collecting, Processing and Propagation

    Have you ever wondered how to grow your own rainforest trees? Is there a beautiful tree that you have always wanted to collect and propagate the seed from? Are you in the business of ecological restoration, rainforest propagation or environmental education? This long-awaited guide to rainforest seed propagation unlocks the secrets to growing 300 rainforest species. Providing specific information ... Read more

    $40.99 AUD

  • The Grafter's Handbook

    Revised & updated edition

    R. J. Garner's The Grafter's Handbook is the classic reference book on plant propagation by grafting and has now been revised and updated for a new generation by respected horticulturalist, Steven Bradley. Everything the dedicated amateur, student and professional horticulturalist wants to know about grafting is here, clearly written in a concise and straightforward style. Chapters include ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Hardy Perennials and Old-Fashioned Garden Flowers

    Describing the Most Desirable Plants for Borders, Rockeries, and Shrubberies, Including Foliage as Well as Flowering Plants

    by John Wood ...
    “Hardy Perennials And Old-Fashioned Garden Flowers” is a vintage guide to gardening, focusing on planting and maintaining long-lasting and temperature-resistant plants and shrubs. It deals with a large range of different varieties, providing descriptions, instruction, and other notable information for each treated. Clearly written and full of invaluable tips, this volume will be of utility to ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Company of Trees

    A Year in a Lifetime's Quest

    'The master. Puts all other modern tree-writers in the shade' John Lewis-Stempel, author of MeadowlandThomas Pakenham is an indefatigable champion of trees. In The Company of Trees he recounts his personal quest to establish a large arboretum on the family estate, Tullynally in Ireland; his forays to other tree-filled parks and plantations; his often hazardous seed-hunting expeditions; and his ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Introduction to Conifers: Growing Conifer Trees and Shrubs in Your Garden

    Table of ContentsIntroduction to ConifersIntroductionGrowing ConifersTips before Choosing Your ConifersThe Scots Pine [Pinus species]Growing a Scots Pine SuccessfullySilver [white] FirsThe Douglas FirSpruce [Picea]Cypress – CupressusJunipersCedarsPlanting Your ConifersConclusionAuthor BioPublisherIntroductionThe moment I talk about conifers, your immediate visual... ... Read more

    $3.78 AUD

  • Herb Gardening For Beginners - How To Effectively Start Gardening And Harvesting Herbs Easily

    Gardening, with any kind of plant life, should be viewed as a relaxing and fulfilling activity. It not only brings you closer to Earth, but also allows you to have a somewhat intimate relationship with it. There's a different kind of satisfaction there, being that close to nature, understanding the workings of this life form and forging a symbiotic relationship with the elements. For there is such ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Pests, Diseases and Beneficials

    Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens

    Pests, Diseases and Beneficials helps gardeners to identify and deal with those common insects and small animals (such as bugs, beetles, caterpillars, thrips and mites) that are found in every Australian garden. It offers clear descriptions and full colour images to aid in identifying insects or other organisms, and provides useful advice on how to recognise and treat problems. The book also ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD

  • Essential Oils And Gardening: The Simple But Yet Perfect Collection Of Essential Oils And Gardening Guides For Beginner's

    Book 1 Preview: Do you know about the benefits of major essential oils? Essential oils are becoming one of the biggest and best ways to help your body whenever you’re feeling bad, or even just to help overall health and wellness.For many people, they believe that essential oils aren’t all that, but the truth is, they are, and there is so much that these oils can do. With essential oils, you’ll be ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Gardening: A Collection Of Gardening eBooks For Beginners to Learn From

    Gardening is one of the best hobbies out there and many take advantage of it. But did you know that there are some other forms of gardening than traditional gardening, and they actually can work better for you? That’s right, having a different method of gardening can really change the outlook that you have on it, and it can make it even better. Greenhouse gardening is one of the best ways to help ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Mistletoes of Southern Australia

    Mistletoes are an enigmatic group of plants. Lacking roots and depending on other plants for their livelihood, they have inspired a range of beliefs throughout the world. Some people regard them as mystical plants endowed with magical properties, others as destructive weeds that devalue native habitats, and still others as beautiful native plants that support wildlife. This book represents the ... Read more

    $40.99 AUD

  • The New Ornamental Garden

    by Simon Rickard ...
    series CSIRO PUBLISHING Gardening Guides
    This book takes a fresh look at garden-worthy plants for Australian conditions. It will help gardeners to reappraise their climate, select appropriate plants and modify gardening practices to create beautiful gardens featuring native and exotic plants with proven drought tolerance, reliability and minimal weed potential. The New Ornamental Garden shows how heat, cold, water availability, rainfall ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD

  • Ancient Herbal Gardening:Discover The Hidden Benefits Of 6 Age Old Medicinal Herbs And Plants In Your Backyard

    The interesting thing about herbal medicine is that a lot of the time, things many people have grown to consider weeds are actually friends in disguise. Just because something is abundant and grows rapidly or well in unspecific terrain doesn't mean that it should be viewed as a burden. Ancient herbal plants have been growing this way for centuries! ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Gardening - Discover And Apply These Tips And Tricks Using Compost To Make Your Garden Healthy,Grow Vegetables,And Plants!

    Do you have a garden and you’ve been thinking of adding a compost to it? This is often a fun and very rewarding thing for some but there are certain ways to put it all together. How do you do it? How do you even manage to actually do all of this? well, you’re about to find out.Compost is a huge part of gardening and you should know about what it is and how you can make it. You’ll be able to ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD