Do you want to grow tomatoes, but have no actual land to do that growing in? This week on You Bet Your Garden, host Mike McGrath reveals the secrets of getting those home-grown favorites to flourish in containers. Plus: chemical-free answers to all your gardening questions. [Broadcast Date: March 5, 2009] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mike McGrath. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/gard/090305/rt_gard_090305_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Indoor Gardening: 33 Keys For A Successful Indoor Garden. Enjoy Your Favorite Fruits Veggies and Herbs for the Whole Year: Elizabeth Lee
If you´ve ever shopped in Anthropologie´s homeware section, chances are you´ve picked up a piece adorned with Nathalie Lété´s charming art. Nathalie has been creating ceramics, textiles, illustrations, and other artwork for numerous brands--most notably Anthropologie, Astier de Villatte, Uniqlo, Issey Miyake, and Godiva--for the past 20 years. She is one of the most commercially successful French artists working today, whose aesthetic has captured the imagination of people from all over the world: her kitchenware, wallpapers, fabrics, furniture, fashion accessories, and sculptures are coveted items in countries like Japan, the United States, England, Germany, and France, among others. This is Nathalie´s first foray into the book world in her prolific 30-year career as an artist. She has gathered 160 of her favorite paintings into a magnum opus art book. Rooted in pop art and folklore, her work features magical, colorful, edgy depictions of nature scenes, birds, baby deer, kittens, flowers, dolls, children, and vintage toys. With rich, saturated full-page images, the world of Nathalie Lété unfolds on each page.
Lonely Planet: The world´s number one travel guide publisher Lonely Planet´s Cape Town & the Garden Route is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Soak in the view from the summit of Table Mountain, take a boat to Robben Island for an insight into the country´s history, and explore the beaches, forests and verdant mountains along the majestic Garden Route - all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Cape Town and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet´s Cape Town & the Garden Route : Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics Covers City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant, East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory Gardens & Surrounds, Green Point & Waterfront, Sea Point to Hout Bay, Southern Suburbs, Simon´s Town & Southern Peninsula, Cape Flats & Northern Suburbs, Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl, Robertson, Hermanus, Stanford, Darling, Langebaan, The Garden Route The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet´s Cape Town & the Garden Route is our most comprehensive guide to Cape Town, and is perfect for discovering both popular and offbeat experiences. Travelling further afield? Check out Lonely Planet´s South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland for a comprehensive look at what all these southern African countries have to offer. About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world´s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we´ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You´ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more. TripAdvisor Travelers´ Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category ´Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.´ - New York Times ´Lonely Planet. It´s on everyone´s bookshelves; it´s in every traveller´s hands. It´s on mobile phones. It´s on the Internet. It´s everywhere, and it´s telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.´ - Fairfax Media (Australia) Source: Nielsen BookScan: Australia, UK, USA, 5/2016-4/2017
From Rosalind Creasy—a name synonymous with California´s garden-to-table movement—comes an accessible guide to cultivating and preparing herbs. If you buy only one herb gardening book, this should be it. Creasy takes you from seeds to stove top, from preparing the soil to elegant dining suggestions, with easy-to-follow instructions and inspirational ideas every step of the way. Each section of this book presents vivid photos and practical information, including: How to design and grow an herb garden in just about any space—from a spacious plot to a tiny balcony—and in just about any climate A tour through many beautiful private herb gardens, including some of Creasy´s own, as well as the garden of herb luminary Carole Saville and others A fully illustrated encyclopedia of edible herbs—from old favorites like basil, rosemary and sage to more exotic herbs such as lemon verbena and Mexican tarragon A savory selection of healthy herb recipes for side dishes, such as blends, butters and vinegars, main dishes from around the world and even cocktails and desserts Maintenance and organic pest control methods A list of resources for seeds and supplies This herb guide is full of practical tips and tricks presented in a beautiful format—perfect for the gardener, aspiring gardener or home chef.
In this timely new book, BBC star and Gardening World´s thrifty and resourceful Alys Fowler shows that there is a way to take the good life and re-fashion it to fit in with life in the city. Abandoning the limitations of traditional gardening methods, she has created a beautifully productive garden where tomatoes sit happily next to roses, carrots are woven between the lavenders and potatoes grow in pots on the patio. And all of this is produced in a way that mimics natural systems, producing delicious homegrown food for her table. And she shares her favorite recipes for the hearty dishes, pickles and jams she makes to use up her bountiful harvest, proving that no-one need go hungry on her grow-your-own regime. Good for the pocket, good for the environment and hugely rewarding for the soul, The Edible Garden urges urbanites everywhere to chuck out the old gardening rules and create their own haven that´s as good to look at as it is to eat. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Melora Kordos. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/015510/bk_acx0_015510_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Best-selling author Stephanie Grace Whitson is a two-time Christy Award finalist and an Inspirational Reader´s Choice Award finalist. Her novel A Garden in Paris is a provocative tale of renewal and redemption.Mary Davis finds herself alone and somewhat estranged from her only daughter, Liz, after her husband´s death. To Liz´s dismay, Mary is steadfastly determined to travel to Paris, where she intends to have a private reconciliation with an old flame in their favorite romantic garden. But Mary´s well-kept secrets are about to be exposed. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alexandra O´Karma. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/001791/bk_reco_001791_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This elegant journal invites gardeners to record favorite gardening moments and musings every day for five years. Here, they can harvest reflections on their blooming gardens, keep notes on what they´ve planted, or ponder the unexpected inspiration around them. Each page filled is an opportunity to discover new delights and triumphs of gardening day by day, season by season.