Gardening

Gardening

Grow All You Can Eat - www.booksonthelane.co.ukGrow All You Can Eat In 3 Square Feet
Horticultural Consultant Naomi Schillinger
Hardback, 20 x 3 x 24cm, 255 pages, photo images, Pub. DK.
Price: £14.99

 

“No matter how small you space, get every inch of it growing with tasty fruit and vegetables. Pick fruit fresh from your doorstep, gather herbs from your balcony, create walls of edible produce, and plant a raised bed that is both beautiful and productive. This guide proves you can grow food anywhere.”


How to create a new Vegetable Garden - www.booksonthelane.co.ukHow to Create a New Vegetable Garden
Charles Dowding
Paperback, 16.5 x 2.3 x 23.5 cm 254 pages, photo images, Pub. Green Books.
Price: £14.99

“Charles Dowding draws on his years of experience to show how easy it is to start a new vegetable garden. Any plot – whether a building site, overgrown with weeds or unwanted lawn – can be turned into a beautiful and productive vegetable area.”


How to grow Perennial Vegetables - www.booksonthelane.co.ukHow to Grow Perennial Vegetables
Martin Crawford
Paperback, 224 pages, 16.5 x 1.5 x 24.1 cm, photo images. Pub. Green Books.
Price: £10.00

 

“The book explains why and how to grow these crops, and how to look after them for maximum health, with details of over 100 perennial edibles… it offers inspiration for all gardeners and includes plenty of cooking tips.”


Incredible Edibles - www.booksonthelane.co.ukIncredible Edibles
Matthew Biggs
Hardback, 20.2 x 2.5 x 24 cm 223 pages, photo images, Pub. DK.
Price: £14.99

 

“Incredible Edibles is a seed-to-plate guide to growing and enjoying more than 50 unusually tasty plants guaranteed to spice up your harvest: punchy greens and succulent roots such as Salsola and Yacon. Flavourful herbs and spices such as Sweetleaf and Japanese Ginger. Delectable fruits such as Finger Limes and Chilean Guavas. All crops are grown from readily available seeds, tubers, or young plants, and there is advice on how to cultivate in a variety of spaces and situations – no hothouse required.”


No Waste Kitchen Gardening - www.booksonthelane.co.ukNo-Waste Kitchen Gardening
Katie Elzer-Peters
Paperback, 17cm x 1.5 x 24.5 cm, 128 Pages, Pub. Cool Springs Press.
Price: £11.99

 

“Time to stop tossing your carrot stumps, cilantro sprigs, lettuce amd cabbage stalks, and avocado pits in the trash. No Waste Kitchen Gardening gives you all the information you need to grow and re-propagate produce from your kitchen scraps.”


RHS Botany for Gardeners - www.booksonthelane.co.ukRHS Botany for Gardeners – The Art and Science of Gardening Explained and Explored
Contributing author Geoff Hodge, RHS Consultant Editor, Simon Maughan

Hardback, 17.5×2 x 23.5cm, 224 pages, illustrations, Pub.Octopus Books.
Price: £14.99

 

“…more than just a useful reference book on the science of botany and the language of horticulture – it is a practical, hands-on guide that will help gardeners understand how plants grow, what affects their performance and how to get better results. Illustrated throughout with beautiful botanical prints and simple diagrams, RHS Botany for Gardeners provides easy-to-understand explanations of over 3,000 words and terms, and show how these can be applied to everyday practise…”


Teeny Tiny Gardening - www.booksonthelane.co.ukTeeny Tiny Gardening
Emma Hardy

Paperback, 19 x 2.3 x 23.5 cm, 144 pages, photo images, Pub.Cico Books.
Price: £12.99

 

“No matter how tiny your space, here you will find 35 original, fun and inspiring ideas. Try planting an elegant fern terrarium, fruit bushes in pots, and a vertical garden of herbs grown on a wooden step ladder. At the teeniest end of the scale, there are even miniature gardens created in eggshells! Whether you are looking for ideas for all-year foliage, wanting to grow your own veggies and herbs, or needing to revamp your terrace, Teeny Tiny Gardening will provide you with all the inspiration and planting knowledge you need.”


The Backyard Gardener - www.booksonthelane.co.ukThe Backyard Gardener
Kelly Orzel
Paperback, 245 pages, 17.6 x 1.3 x 22.9 cm, photo images, Pub. Lyons Press.
Price: £14.99

“Focusing on sustainable, organic growing practices and plants, The Backyard Gardener is a comprehensive handbook for everyone who wants to grow vegetables, herbs and flowers in their own backyard. With beautiful photographs, planting suggestions, and tried and true techniques, …Orzel covers everything you need to know.”


the Fruit Tree handbook - www.booksonthelane.co.ukThe Fruit Tree Handbook
Ben Pike
Paperback, 351 pages, 16.5 x 2 x 24.1 cm, photo images, Pub. Green Books.
Price: £16.95

 

“Apples, pears, plums, cherries, apricots, peaches and nectarines, as well as less common fruits such as mulberries, medlars and figs, are covered in detail, with recommended varieties of each. The book describes all the pest and disease problems you may encounter and advises on how to deal with them. It explains about choosing rootstocks and suitable varieties for your needs….beautiful picture throughout.”


The Garden Awakening - www.booksonthelane.co.ukThe Garden Awakening – Designs to Nurture Our Land And Ourselves
Mary Reynolds, foreword by Larry Korn.

Hardback, 17.4 x 3 x 24 cm, 272 pages, Pub. Green Books
Price: £19.99

 

“…a garden design book wit a difference. Mary re-imagines the garden for the times we live in, looking at land the way a parent looks at a child – as a gift and a responsibility. Learn how to design and nurture a beautiful, vibrant and magical space. Bring the energy and atmosphere of wild places into your garden while incorporating sustainable living, especially growing your own food, all in harmony with nature’s own intentions. You will never look at your garden in the same way again.”


Super Organic Gardener - www.booksonthelane.co.ukThe Super Organic Gardener
Matthew Appleby
Paperback, 21.1 x 1.8 x 24.9 cm 120 pages, photo images, Pub.Pen and Sword.
Price: £16.99

 

“From advice about how to make and buy natural fertilisers and compost, to putting nutritional values on what you grow, and to how to cook it, and how to share your plot with wildlife, this book covers all the bases.”


The Winter Garden - www.booksonthelane.co.ukThe Winter Garden
Emma Hardy
Paperback, 19 x 1.5 x 24 cm, 144 pages, photo images, Pub. Cico Books,
Price: £12.99

 

“Whether you want to decorate your entrance with colourful pots, brigten up your balcony or windowsills, or grow a winter harvest by the kitchen door, you will find The Winter Garden packed with ideas and inspiration.”