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7 edition of Gardening in the Northwest found in the catalog.

Gardening in the Northwest

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Published by Sunset Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7430406M
ISBN 100376035285
ISBN 109780376035288
OCLC/WorldCa51298723

Editor’s note: This article is the third piece in our series on gardening for your specific location. Check back every day this week for a new featured area of the country! The Pacific Northwest is a gardener’s paradise in many respects. Few areas in the country are as naturally lush and green, and some plants. Gardening in the Pacific Northwest - a book review I have always said that most of my gardening knowledge has come from books, a fact that pertains to almost every other aspect in my life as well. The first thing I did after moving here was find as many gardening books as I could that related to gardening .

SUBJECT LISTING: Pacific Northwest / Gardening, Natural History, Nature and Environment BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: Pages, x 10 in, color illus., 1 . The book concludes with a chapter devoted to Design, Northwest Garden Style—an unexpected but pleasant addition to this hardworking guide. The Pacific Northwest is a hot bed of horticulture and home to many gifted designers and creative home gardeners.

Gardening in the Pacific Northwest means cool-weather crops such as greens, root crops and cabbage-family crops will generally thrive, but you may have to take extra care to get high yields of. Brandywine Cottage is a sensational year-round garden that provides an abundance of joy, both indoors and out. In this new book, David Culp urges gardeners everywhere to do the same at home, living a life enriched by nature every day of the year.


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Northwest Fruit & Vegetable Gardening: Plant, Grow, and Harvest the Best Edibles - Oregon, Washington, northern California, British Columbia (Fruit & Vegetable Gardening Guides) Katie Elzer-Peters out of 5 stars Sunset's Gardening in the Northwest is a fast read full of helpful pointers for do-it-yourself gardeners as well as beginning design students.

The plant lists provided are a great beginning point as well, however, the Northwest is a region abundant in extraordinary natives with a climate welcoming to innumerable exotics so readers should not sell themselves short by referencing only one book/5(6).

Gardening in the Northwest book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Gardeners from Oregon to British Columbia and beyond will /5. Growing the Northwest Garden tackles these problems in a fresh and comprehensive way.

This practical handbook includes everything a home gardener needs to successfully garden in the region. It explores popular gardening styles like Japanese gardens, herbaceous and mixed borders, tropical gardens, rock gardens, and woodland : Paul Bonine.

Finally: a book that addresses the unique challenges of gardening in the coastal Gardener Barbara Sullivan provides an authoritative guide for gardeners from Tidewater Virginia to Florida and all along the Gulf Coast from Florida to Texas, an area.

Vegetable Gardening in The Pacific Northwest is a gem of a book. It is well organized, with a nicely designed layout, and written in an inviting tone. And to the point, its packed with great explanations and scientific knowledge, specific tips and intelligent ideas/5.

Sunset's Gardening in the Northwest is a fast read full of helpful pointers for do-it-yourself gardeners as well as beginning design students. The plant lists provided are a great beginning point as well, however, the Northwest is a region abundant in extraordinary natives with a climate welcoming to innumerable exotics so readers should not sell themselves short by referencing only one book.4/5(2).

Carla Albright's book "Coastal Gardening in the Pacific Northwest" discusses easy ways to conquer these challenges and create a beautiful garden that is tough enough to withstand seashore assaults.

While Albright lives in Portland, Ore., she offers plenty of advice useful to coastal mountain and dune gardeners in : Taylor Trade Publishing. Top 5 Books for Pacific Northwest Gardeners My home bio-region of the Pacific Northwest is a little quirky.

Our winters are as warm as Georgia and our summers are cooler than any other spot in the U.S. save Alaska. Greystone Books, $40 The Pacific Northwest is teeming with a wide variety of native plants, and this completely revised edition of Gardening with Native Plants is a comprehensive guide to gardening Author: Maureen Dunne.

A couple of other PNW plant books that I like are Gardening with Native Plants of the Pacific Northwest (Kruckeberg) and I second the Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast book. Along with my favorite Landscaping for Wildlife (Link) which you listed is the Living with Wildlife in the Pacific Northwest by the same author.

Gardening in the pacific northwest consists of verdant greens and lots of moisture adding up to stunning garden possibilities. The best gardens in the area include dramatic colors and spectacular plants, and we have inspiration and practical tips for you.

“Trees & Shrubs of the Pacific Northwest” by Mark Turner and Ellen Kuhlmann (Timber Press, $) is a treasure of a field guide, thorough and well-photographed. If Deur’s book inspires you Author: Valerie Easton. THE MOST ancient apple tree in the Pacific Northwest is the sole remaining remnant of an orchard planted in at Fort Vancouver.

“The poor old duffer is over years old and still producing,” Author: Valerie Easton. Gardening in the northeast brings autumn tree colors, spectacular bursts of summertime blooms, and deeply cold days in are plants adapted to the northeast growing zone, so make preparations to ensure your garden grows its best.

Look at other gardeners' spaces; we have several Northeast landscapes that will get you motivated to create your own garden.

Home Vegetable Gardening in Washington Introduction Planting a vegetable garden can supply you, your family, and your com-munity with an abundance of fresh, healthy vegetables throughout the season.

When properly done, gardening can also beautify your land-scape, protect water quality, and conserve natural resources. Environ. Our Maritime Northwest Garden Guide is designed as a month-by-month gardening calendar, outlining when to plant vegetables, herbs and flowers.

In addition, it features information about the principles and techniques essential to year-round organic gardening.

Vegetable Gardening in the Pacific Northwest shows exactly what you can do in the garden from January through December on the west coast. This book also includes a comprehensive gardening primer and an A to Z of edibles - a detailed, invaluable source for the region's tried-and-tested varieties.

19 x x cm, pages. Gardening in the Pacific Northwest, by regional gardening experts Paul Bonine and Amy Campion, is comprehensive, enthusiastic, and accessible to gardeners of all levels.

It features information on site and plant selection, soil preparation and maintenance, and basic design principles. Gardening books provide both new and time-honored ideas, are inspiring and motivating – here are some of the best books to add to your reading lists, for all levels of gardening experience.

Another new gardening season is just around the corner and I love to use the winter down-time as a perfect opportunity to read gardening books (well, and. She has been gardening for 30 years and is the author of 10 gardening books. Her latest, Vegetable Gardening for Washington and Oregon, shares tips for growing in the often-rainy Northwest climate.

Marianne writes a syndicated newspaper column and has .Gardening in the Northwest. [Sunset Books.;] -- Gardeners from Oregon to British Columbia and beyond will applaud the arrival of this all-new, comprehensive regional guide.Welcome to the Pacific Northwest Home Gardener.

This site is dedicated to home gardeners everywhere who plan, dream, and work very hard in their chosen garden areas.

We are long time gardeners here at our family farm, Grand Point Farm. Our farm is located in the upper foothills on the North side of the Olympic Mountains in Washington State.