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  • Pruning Trees, Shrubs & Vines

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-54

    by Editors of Garden Way Publishing

    Do you have an old grapevine that needs training? A forsythia that has become too leggy? Evergreen shrubs that threaten to push through your first-floor windows? Have you just purchased a new home and feel mystified by the pruning chores ahead? If so, help is here in Pruning Trees, Shrubs & Vines.Pruning is one of the best things you can do for your plants and trees, if it's done the right way. ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • Life in a Gall

    The Biology and Ecology of Insects that Live in Plant Galls

    by Rosalind Blanche

    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

    $23.97 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

    $32.00 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 Native Plants

    The Kings Park Experience

    by Mark Webb

    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

    $32.00 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

    $3.23 AUD

  • From Seeds to Leaves

    A Complete Guide to Growing Australian Shrubs and Trees from Seed

    by Robin Stewart

    If 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 nuts.Extract, store and germinate the seeds in the right way and in the best season.Use smoke to germinate seed normally difficult to grow.Plant out, water, mulch, ... 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

    $55.98 AUD

  • Pruning for Flowers and Fruit

    by Jane Varkulevicius

    The best groomed and most productive garden is easy when you know what to prune when and how your plants work. Pruning for Flowers and Fruit covers plants in cool-temperate to subtropical climates and is suitable for the home gardener, avid enthusiast as well as the nursery trade and horticultural students. It includes annuals, ornamentals, vegetables, roses, perennials and hydrangeas, and ... Read more

    $32.00 AUD

  • Australian Rainforest Seeds

    A Guide to Collecting, Processing and Propagation

    by Michelle Chapman and 4 more

    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

    $40.03 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

    $128.03 AUD

  • RHS Pruning and Training

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

    by Christopher Brickell and 1 more

    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

    $9.99 AUD

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

    The Basics For Absolute Beginners

    by The Royal Horticultural Society

    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

    $9.99 AUD

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

    by Old Natural Ways

    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

    $1.52 AUD

  • Pests, Diseases and Beneficials

    Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens

    by F David Hockings AM

    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

    $32.00 AUD

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

    by Old Natural Ways

    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

    $3.06 AUD

  • Forest Trees of Australia

    by DJ Boland and 8 more

    Forest Trees of Australia is the essential reference for observing, identifying and obtaining information on the native trees in this country. It describes and illustrates over 300 of our most important indigenous trees, which have been carefully selected for their environmental significance, their importance to the timber industry, or their prominence in our landscape. This new and thoroughly ... Read more

    $112.08 AUD

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

    by Old Natural Ways

    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

    $1.52 AUD

  • Pruning Made Easy

    A Gardener's Visual Guide to When and How to Prune Everything, from Flowers to Trees

    by Lewis Hill

    Proper pruning will keep your landscape beautiful and thriving year after year. This authoritative guide includes more than 300 step-by-step illustrations to clearly demonstrate the correct pruning procedures for a variety of trees, shrubs, hedges, vines, and flowers. Lewis Hill offers expert advice on when, how, and why each type of plant should be pruned, safety considerations, and techniques ... Read more

    $14.95 AUD

  • Australian Garden Rescue

    Restoring a Damaged Garden

    by Mary Horsfall

    Whether you have a garden suffering from lack of attention, damaged from weather events or suffering pest attacks, Australian Garden Rescue will guide you through practical solutions, helpful tips and preventative tactics to minimise future harm. Best-selling author Mary Horsfall explores how our harsh climate can impact gardens, including the effects of bushfires, floods, frost, storms and ... Read more

    $32.00 AUD

  • The Pruning Answer Book

    Solutions to Every Problem You'll Ever Face; Answers to Every Question You'll Ever Ask

    by Lewis Hill and 1 more

    When should you prune a blackberry bush? How much should you remove? What’s the difference between pinching and heading back? And how can you be sure that you aren’t harming your fragile blossoms? The Pruning Answer Book offers fresh insights to these relevant questions and scores of others. With clear instructions, detailed illustrations, and expert advice, you’ll have all the information you ... Read more

    $19.35 AUD

  • The Company of Trees

    A Year in a Lifetime’s Quest

    by Thomas Pakenham

    '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

  • What's that Tree?

    The Simplest ID Guide Ever

    by DK

    The perfect guide to identifying common treesWhat's That Tree? is ideal if you struggle to tell the difference between a Serbian spruce and a Silver birch. It's the perfect pocket e-guide for beginners but also a handy reference for the more seasoned naturalist.Featuring over 150 common trees from around the UK and Europe, species overviews show you what to look for where and related trees are ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The New Ornamental Garden

    by Simon Rickard

    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

    $32.00 AUD