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Heirloom Gardening

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What exactly is heirloom gardening?  Thomas Etty and Lorraine Harrison have written Heirloom plants : a complete compedium of heritage vegetables, fruits, herbs & flowers to introduce home growers

Your First Garden

book cover image: your first garden a landscape primer for new home owners

Judith Adam's latest book Your first garden : a landscape primer for new home owners is a highly readable road map for new homeowners and neophyte gardeners. 

A great book for lazy gardeners

fine gardening

I have got to admit -  I might be the laziest gardener in the city, perhaps the province. 

Sacred Seed

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Physicist and environmental leader Dr. Vandana Shiva has created in her new book Sacred Seed a collection of essays that share the wisdom of ancient and modern traditions on the sacredness of the seed.

You want me to EAT that!

Microgreens are the first green leaves of many herbs and vegetables. They have a stronger flavour than sprouts and they are grown in soil.

Families in the Garden & the Jungle...Summer Reading at the Library

It's a jungle out there!  With summer officially here, trees and gardens are greening our neighborhoods and parks -- and the library's Summer Reading Club with its "Destination Jungle" theme.  Read on to find library books on gardening with children and to learn about great summer children's programs at the library!