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ORGANIC GARDENING'S BEST VEGETABLES GUIDE
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ORGANIC GARDENING'S BEST VEGETABLES GUIDE

By Anonymous (editor)

Emmaus, Pennsylvania: Rodale Press, 1988. 61 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial covers. Light edge and corner wear; slight discolouration on the lower left of the back cover; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. The Contents are: More About Extra Sweet Corn; Great Taste in Potatoes; How to Keep the Cucumbers Coming; The Secret of Big Sweet Carrots; Climate Control - Key to Pepper Production; Toward the Flawless Beet; How to Grow Onions All Year; and Never Too Early for Peas.. Fourth Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

ONE GARDENER TO ANOTHER
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ONE GARDENER TO ANOTHER

By Boucher, Thelma B.

Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1956. (vii) 143 pp. Green boards with a small blue pictorial on the front panel; lettered in blue on the spine; illustrated with black and white drawings. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword; March - Wildflowers; April - Colour; May - Annuals; June - Biennials; July - Perennials; August - Shady Corners; September - Old Fashioned Gardens; October - Bulbs; November - Shrubs; December - House Plants; January - A Border of Bouquets; and February - Vegetables.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo.

$14.95

A YEAR IN MY GARDEN - A Manual on the Culture of Flowers, Vegetables and Fruit
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A YEAR IN MY GARDEN - A Manual on the Culture of Flowers, Vegetables and Fruit

By Verplanck, Virginia E.

Mount Gulian, Fishkill-on-Hudson: Private Printing, 1909. 80 pp. followed by an index. Green cloth with a pasted-on label on the front cover. Light edge and corner wear with some darkening around the edges and on the spine; some darkening in the endpapers.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-. 8vo.

$39.95

GROWING AND PRESERVING YOUR OWN FRUITS AND VEGETABLES
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GROWING AND PRESERVING YOUR OWN FRUITS AND VEGETABLES

By Fitzley, George (editor)

Middle Village, New York: Jonathan David Publishers, 1975. 240 pp. Green boards lettered in brown on the front panel and spine; illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. Light rubbing on the dustjacket with some slight fading on the spine; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Growing Fruits in the Home Garden; Growing Vegetables in the Home Garden; Home Canning of Fruits and Vegetables; Home Freezing of Fruits and Vegetables; How to Make Jellies, Jams and Preserves at Home; and Making Pickles and Relishes at Home.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

MAKE YOUR SUMMER GARDEN LAST ALL YEAR
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MAKE YOUR SUMMER GARDEN LAST ALL YEAR

By Kulla, Patricia Shannon

Wilton, Connecticut: Lyceum Books, 1975. (ix) 245 pp. Green boards with a small black pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black on the spine; headband. Illustrated with line drawings by Marilyn Miller. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with some darkening on the spine; price clipped; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Drying; Drying Directory; Storing; Storing Directory; Winter Growing; and Winter Growing Directory; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by Marilyn Miller;. 8vo.

$14.95

THE GLORY OF THE GARDEN
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THE GLORY OF THE GARDEN

By Strong, Patience

London: Frederick Muller, 1960. 176 pp. Green boards lettered in black on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. A month by month assessment of gardening.. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo.

$19.95

GARDEN FOES - Part One: Flower Foes; Part Two: Fruit Foes; Part Three: Vegetable Foes - An Amateur Gardening Book
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GARDEN FOES - Part One: Flower Foes; Part Two: Fruit Foes; Part Three: Vegetable Foes - An Amateur Gardening Book

By Sanders, T. W.

London: W. H. and L. Collingridge, 1930. 140, 106, 112 pp. First Thus - Actually undated. All three titles in a single volume, individually paginated. Green cloth lettered in white on the spine. Illustrated with colour plates; monochrome plates; and line drawings. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and chips around the edges; some darkening on the dj. PART ONE: Flower Foes - China Aster; Auricula; Bulba; Carnation; Chrysanthemum; Dahlia; Delphinium; Hellebore; Hollyhock; Lawn; Lilium; Lupinus; Pansy and Violet; Pwony; Poppy; Rose; Sweet Pea; Wallflower. Greenhouse Foes - Ants; Aspidistra Leaf Blotch; Begonia Disease; Brown Scal; Camillia Diseases; Cockroaches; Damping Off; Eucharis Bult Mite; Fern Pests; Mealy Bug; Orchid Diseases; Orchid Pests; Red Spider; Snowflies; Springtails; Weevils; White Worms; Woodlice; Thrips; Tabulated List of Pests. Garden Friends - Birds; Centipedes; Chameleon; Devil's Coach Horse Beetle; Frog; Hover Flies; Ichneumon Flies; Lace-wing Fly; Ladybird Beetles; Toad; Tiger Beetle; Violet Ground Beetle. Sprayers and Spraying - Sprying Machines; Care of Spraying Machines; How to Spray. Insecticide Formulae - Naphthalene; Carbon Bisulphide; Lead Arsenate Paste; Paraffin and Soft Soap; Carbolic Acid and Soft Soap; Tobacco Wash; Hellebore Wash; Nicotine Wash. Fungus Formulae - Bordeaux Mixture; Burgundy Mixture; Violet Fungicide; Cupram; Sulphate of Copper; Sulphide of Potassium. Sterilisation of Soils - By Formalin; By Ammonia Solution; By Carbolic Acid Solution; By Steam or Hot Water; By heat; By Lime and Sulphur. Greenhouse Fumigation. PART TWO: The Foes - Apple; Apricot; Blackberry; Cherry; Currant; Fig; Gooseberry; Loganberry; Nuts; Peach and Nectarine; Pear; Plum and Damson; Raspberry; Strawberry; Vine. Sprayers and Spraying - Spraying Machines; Grease-Banding Fruit Trees. Insecticides and Fungicides. PART THREE: The Foes - Asparagus; Bean; Beet; Borecole; Broccoli; Brussels Sprouts; Cabbage; Carrot; Cauliflower; Celery; Cucumber and Melon; Endive; Garlic; Kohl-Rabi; Leek; Lettuce; Melon; Mint; Mushroom; Onion; Parsley; Parsnip; Pea; Potatoes; Shallot; Savoy; Swede; Spinach; Tomato; Turnip; Vegetable Marrow. Sprayers - Sprying Machines; Insecticide Formulae; Fungus Formulae; and Sterilization of Soils.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 12mo.

$34.95

GARDEN FOES - Part One: Flower Foes; Part Two: Fruit Foes; Part Three: Vegetable Foes - An Amateur Gardening Book
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GARDEN FOES - Part One: Flower Foes; Part Two: Fruit Foes; Part Three: Vegetable Foes - An Amateur Gardening Book

By Sanders, T. W.

London: W. H. and L. Collingridge, 1930. 140, 106, 112 pp. First Thus - Actually undated. All three titles in a single volume, individually paginated. Green cloth lettered in orange on the spine. Illustrated with colour plates; monochrome plates; and line drawings. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and chips around the edges; some darkening on the dj. PART ONE: Flower Foes - China Aster; Auricula; Bulba; Carnation; Chrysanthemum; Dahlia; Delphinium; Hellebore; Hollyhock; Lawn; Lilium; Lupinus; Pansy and Violet; Pwony; Poppy; Rose; Sweet Pea; Wallflower. Greenhouse Foes - Ants; Aspidistra Leaf Blotch; Begonia Disease; Brown Scal; Camillia Diseases; Cockroaches; Damping Off; Eucharis Bult Mite; Fern Pests; Mealy Bug; Orchid Diseases; Orchid Pests; Red Spider; Snowflies; Springtails; Weevils; White Worms; Woodlice; Thrips; Tabulated List of Pests. Garden Friends - Birds; Centipedes; Chameleon; Devil's Coach Horse Beetle; Frog; Hover Flies; Ichneumon Flies; Lace-wing Fly; Ladybird Beetles; Toad; Tiger Beetle; Violet Ground Beetle. Sprayers and Spraying - Sprying Machines; Care of Spraying Machines; How to Spray. Insecticide Formulae - Naphthalene; Carbon Bisulphide; Lead Arsenate Paste; Paraffin and Soft Soap; Carbolic Acid and Soft Soap; Tobacco Wash; Hellebore Wash; Nicotine Wash. Fungus Formulae - Bordeaux Mixture; Burgundy Mixture; Violet Fungicide; Cupram; Sulphate of Copper; Sulphide of Potassium. Sterilisation of Soils - By Formalin; By Ammonia Solution; By Carbolic Acid Solution; By Steam or Hot Water; By heat; By Lime and Sulphur. Greenhouse Fumigation. PART TWO: The Foes - Apple; Apricot; Blackberry; Cherry; Currant; Fig; Gooseberry; Loganberry; Nuts; Peach and Nectarine; Pear; Plum and Damson; Raspberry; Strawberry; Vine. Sprayers and Spraying - Spraying Machines; Grease-Banding Fruit Trees. Insecticides and Fungicides. PART THREE: The Foes - Asparagus; Bean; Beet; Borecole; Broccoli; Brussels Sprouts; Cabbage; Carrot; Cauliflower; Celery; Cucumber and Melon; Endive; Garlic; Kohl-Rabi; Leek; Lettuce; Melon; Mint; Mushroom; Onion; Parsley; Parsnip; Pea; Potatoes; Shallot; Savoy; Swede; Spinach; Tomato; Turnip; Vegetable Marrow. Sprayers - Sprying Machines; Insecticide Formulae; Fungus Formulae; and Sterilization of Soils.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 12mo.

$34.95

PEACOCK MANURE AND MARIGOLDS - A No-Poison Guide to a Beautiful Garden
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PEACOCK MANURE AND MARIGOLDS - A No-Poison Guide to a Beautiful Garden

By Gillespie, Janet

New York: The Viking Press, 1964. (vii) 184 pp. Green cloth lettered in dark green on the spine; green endpapers; green upper edge; illustrated with line drawings. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with some minor discolouration along the leading edge; price clipped; no interior markings. The Contents are: Who Is This Speaking Please; Peacock Manure and Marigolds; Companionate Planting; Pop and Organic Gardening; All Peril; Puttering Pottering and Hard Labor; Who's In Charge Here; Birds in the Garden; Visitors in Fur Coats; Survival of the Fittest; Trees and Shrubs; The New American Orchardist; Lawns without Tears; Vegetable Gardens; Flower Gardens; Go Lovely Rose; How to Avoid the Issue; and Good Guys Bad Guys and Some Ammunition; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

CLAY FLOWERPOTS - Handmade at Home
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CLAY FLOWERPOTS - Handmade at Home

By Amanda, Suzanne

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1979. 31 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-29. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: Clay Flowerpots Handmade at Home; Work Area and Equipment; Clay; Wedging; Pinch Pots; Joining Clay; A Hanging Flowerpot; Drainage Holes; The Flowerpot Again; Slab Flowerpots; Slab Flowerpots - Pouch; Slab Flowerpots - Cylinder; Decoration; Burnishing; Carving; Textures; Coloring Your Pots; Recycling Clay; Firing; Use Dry Wood; and Some Final Thoughts.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

THE STORY OF ONTARIO HORTICULTURAL SOCIETIES 1854 - 1973
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THE STORY OF ONTARIO HORTICULTURAL SOCIETIES 1854 - 1973

By Dodds, Philip F.; Markle, H. E. (introduction by Denis Flanagan)

Guelph, Ontario: Ontario Horticultural Association, 2006. 288 pp. Green cloth with a small gilt pictorial on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; profusely illustrated with photographs. This is a new copy, still in the publisher's shrink wrap. The story of Ontario Horticultural Societies and their contribution to making the province a more beautiful and better place in which to live.. Second Edition. Hardcover. As New. 8vo.

$29.95

THE STORY OF ONTARIO HORTICULTURAL SOCIETIES 1854 - 1973
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THE STORY OF ONTARIO HORTICULTURAL SOCIETIES 1854 - 1973

By Dodds, Philip F.; Markle, H. E. (introduction by Denis Flanagan)

Guelph, Ontario: Ontario Horticultural Association, 2006. 288 pp. Green cloth with a small gilt pictorial on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; profusely illustrated with photographs. This is a new copy, still in the publisher's shrink wrap. The story of Ontario Horticultural Societies and their contribution to making the province a more beautiful and better place in which to live.. Second Edition. Hardcover. As New. 8vo.

$29.95

THE GUELPH LECTURES ON LANDSCAPE DESIGN
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THE GUELPH LECTURES ON LANDSCAPE DESIGN

By Jellicoe, Sir Geoffrey

Guelph, Ontario: University of Guelph, 1983. (xii) 202 pp. Green cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; gray endpapers; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs, maps, drawings and diagrams. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword; Creative Conservation: The Creative Subconscious in Landscape Design; Space/Time in Landscape Design; and Towards a Landscape of Humanism; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.

$99.95

GROW THE BEST CORN
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GROW THE BEST CORN

By Bubel, Nancy

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1981. 32 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-68. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. The Chapters are: Grow the Best Corn; Kinds of Corn You Can Grow; Types of Corn; Choosing Between Hybrid and Open-Pollinated Varieties; Corn Anatomy; Good Soil for Corn; Enriching the Soil; Crop Rotation; Prevent Erosion; Planting Corn; Timing; Spacing; Corn in Small Gardens; Pollination; How Cross-Pollination Affects Corn; Care of the Growing Crop; Cultivation; Water; Fertilizing; Troubleshooting; Diseases; Bacterial Wilt; Northern Leaf Blight; Corn Smut; Animals; Birds; Harvesting; How to Save Your Own Corn Seed; Storage; Canning; Freezing; Ear Storage; Corn Varieties to Grow; Sweet Corn; Early; Midseason; Late; Super Sweet Varieties; Florida Staysweet; Wilt Resistant Varieties; Popcorn: Rhodes Yellow Pop; Flint Corn: Longfellow; High Lysine Corn: Crow's Hybrid Corn; Flour Corn: Mandan Bride; and Dent Corn: Seneca Hybrid.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

GROW THE BEST STRAWBERRIES
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GROW THE BEST STRAWBERRIES

By Riotte, Louise

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1977. 31 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-1. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings. The Chapters are: Grow the Best Strawberries; Nutritious Too; How They Grow; Varieties; Northern; Southern; Effect of Temperature; Flavor; Firmness; Frost Injury; Home Garden Varieties; Getting Your Stock; Caring for Your Planting Stock; Locating Your Planting; Soil Requirements; Preparing the Soil; Insect Controls; Green Manures; When to Plant; Composting; How to Plant; Faster Planting; Training Systems; Hill System; Spaced Matted Row System; Matted Row System; To Thin and Space; Cultivating; Remove Those Blossoms; Mulching; Fertilizing; Geese Weed Out Grass; Irrigating; Protection Against Winterkill; Spring Frost Control; Harvesting; Renewing the Strawberry Bed; Other Ways of Growing; The Window Box; Flower Pots; Walls and Trellises; The Combination Patch; Diseases and Pests; Virus Diseases; Fruit Rot; Root Diseases; Insects; Crown Diseases; Root Knot Nematodes; Sting Nematodes; Freezing Strawberries; Recipes: Heavenly Hash; Strawberry Nectar; Fresh Strawberry Whip; Fresh Strawberry Pie; and Just Strawberries.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

ROSES - Collingridge Standard Guides
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ROSES - Collingridge Standard Guides

By Hollis, Leonard (foreword by R. F. B. Naylor)

London: Collingridge Books, 1970. 304 pp. Burgundy boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; profusely illustrated with colour and black and white plates and line drawings. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with a small chip on the lower left of the front panel; price clipped; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Evolution of Modern Roses; Adaptability and Versatility; The Uses of Roses; Selecting and Ordering Roses; Choosing and Preparing the Site; Planting and Display; Pruning and Training; Feeding and Mulching; Aftercare; Pests and Diseases; Propagation; Hybridisation; Exhibiting Roses; Roses in Pots Under Glass; Labour Saving in the Rose Garden; Roses for Fragrance; Standards - Half-standards - and Weeping Standards; Autumn in the Rose Garden; Renovating the Neglected Rose Garden; Descriptive List of Hybrid Tea Roses; Descriptive List of Floribunda Roses; Descriptive List of Rambling Climbing and Pillar Roses; Descriptive List of Shrub and Hedging Roses; Descriptive List of Miniature Roses; Rose Awards in Britain and other Countries; Notable Rose Display Gardens; and Selections of Roses for Various Purposes; followed by a glossary, an appendix and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

WHAT EVERY GARDENER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT EARTHWORMS
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WHAT EVERY GARDENER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT EARTHWORMS

By Hopp, Henry

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1978. 32 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-21. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. The Chapters are: Facts About Earthworms; Where Worms are Important; What Worms Do for Soil; Effect on Soil Moisture; Effect on Aeration; Is It Necessary to Plant Earthworms; Building Worm Population; Effect on Nutrients; and Effect on Crop Yield.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

GROW THE BEST ASPARAGUS
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GROW THE BEST ASPARAGUS

By Higgins, Michael

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1981. 32 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-63. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings. The Chapters are: Grow the Best Asparagus; Where Did It Come From; What Asparagus Likes Best; Choosing a Site; Starting Plants; Making the Permanent Asparagus Bed; Compost; Caring for the Roots; Digging the Trench; Planting the Roots; Cultivation; Wood Ashes; Insects and Diseases; Harvesting; What If the Bed is Not Producing Well: Soil Nutrition; Insect of Disease Problem; Lack of Moisture or Bad Drainage; Plant Aging; Cooking Asparagus: Basic; Blender Made Hollandaise Sauce; Herbed Lemon Butter; Cream of Asparagus Soup; Baked Asparagus; Asparagus Crepes; Grilled Asparagus Sandwich; Asparsgus Souffle; Skillet Asparagus; Asparagus Tempura; Marinated Cook Asparagus; and Preserving Asparagus.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

GROW FIFTEEN (15) HERBS FOR THE KITCHEN
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GROW FIFTEEN (15) HERBS FOR THE KITCHEN

By Felty, Sheryl L.

Pownal, Vermont: Storey Communications - Garden Way Publishing, 1981. 32 pp. Garden Way Publishing Bulletin A-61. Staple-bound pamphlet in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings. The Chapters are: Grow 15 Herbs for the Kitchen; Plan Ahead; Raised Bed Gardens; Essentials for Growing Herbs Outdoors; Container Growing Indoors; Getting Plants Started; Varieties of Herbs: Angelica; Basil; Catnip; Chives; Dill; Fennel; Marjoram; Mint; Oregano; Parsley; Rosemary; Sage; Savory; Tarragon; Thyme; Harvesting Herbs; Drying; Freezing; Cooking with Herbs; Herb Vinegars; Herbs and Their Usage; and Herb Teas.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$4.95

THE HOW AND WHY OF BETTER GARDENING
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THE HOW AND WHY OF BETTER GARDENING

By Manning, Laurence

New York: Bonanza Books, 1951. 239 pp. Cream-coloured pebbled boards lettered in black on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks and short tears around the edges; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Part One: The Place: Climate; Soil. Part Two: The Plant: Leaves; Roots; Stems. Part Three: The Purpose: Flowers; Seeds; and Gardens; followed by an appendix and an index.. Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

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