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 Gardening

The two central activities in my life - alongside writing - have been reading and gardening. Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens: the large garden at home in Cairo where she spent most of her childhood, her gr... read more

Life in the Garden
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 10

Category:

 Gardening

There is increasing enthusiasm for using native plants in gardens throughout New Zealand. This book is aimed at helping gardeners and landscaping professionals to select and care for native ground cover plants in order to create low-maintenance, good-looking... read more

New Zealand Native Ground Cover Plants
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

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 Gardening

In this lavishly illustrated book, 20 of New Zealand's top landscape architects and designers offer their wisdom and advice on landscaping with native plants. These personal narratives showcase some of our country's most beautiful out-door... read more

Native by Design: Landscape Design with New Zealand Plants
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Gardeners know how helpful it is to be aware of what is happening in the garden from year to year - what germinates, flowers or fruits and when; how the weather affects flowering and fruiting seasons and harvests; issues with pests and so much more. A Garde... read more

RHS a Gardener's Five Year Record Book
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Gardening

Bees are our most important pollinators and they are in decline the world over. They love to live in urban environments, where it's a short flight path from one plant to the next. But conventional gardens that favour lawns and pesticides over flowers and edible plants are... read more

The Bee Friendly Garden
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Practical Latin for Gardeners is a timely and useful guide to plant names based on the bestselling Latin for Gardeners. It contains 1,500 of the most useful and widespread Latin names, organised into t... read more

Practical Latin for Gardeners: More Than 1500 Essential Plant Names and the Secrets They Contain
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

One of the oldest New Zealand books in continuous publication remains the most comprehensive, reliable and practical source of advice for all New Zealand gardeners. Detailing hundreds of plant species, this new and fully revised edition of the Yates Gard... read more

Yates Garden Guide 79th Edition (Nz Edition)
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Gardening

Fruit veges can be beautiful as well as tasty! Discover the creative fun you can have designing your own ornamental edible garden. Diana Anthony is well-known to many NZ gardeners, through her best-selling books, The Small Edible Garden and The Edible Garden Planne... read more

The Ornamental Edible Garden
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
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A beginner s guide to vegetable gardening that includes weekly advice through the growing seasons, for anyone who wants to produce their own food at home. Planning begins in late winter, while the earth is cold and unproductive. Indoors, garden... read more

The Growing Vegetables: An Easy Guide for All Seasons
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 Gardening

An in-depth exploration spanning 800 years of the art, essence, and enduring impact of the Japanese garden. The most comprehensive exploration of the art of the Japanese garden published to date, this book covers more than eight centuries of the history of this important genre... read more

The Japanese Garden
$110.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Just about anyone can keep bees. All you need is a bit of space in your backyard (or on your rooftop) and a little love for the creatures that pollinate the vegie patches of your neighbourhood. Once introduced to the charms of beekeeping and the ta... read more

Backyard Bees: A Guide for the Beginner Beekeeper
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

The earth's longest living organisms, trees exemplify nature's great strength as well as its majestic beauty. Serving as virtual lungs for our planet, trees provide us with food, medicine, and our most versatile buildi... read more

How to Plant a Tree: A Simple Celebration of Trees and Tree-planting Ceremonies
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3