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1 Minute Gardener

  • From the Little Vegie Patch Co, this book features 70 illustrated, step-by-step lessons on fast edible gardening essentials
  • Compiled as a series of guides designed to be read in a minute or less
  • The one minute skills include choosing the right location, pimping your soil, crop rotation, fertilising pots, staking, harvesting and hand pollination
  • Also includes top 5s: easy growers, hardest plants to kill, and the best money savers, plus themed vegie patches
  • 256 pages, paperback
  • Mat Pember and Fabian Capomolla
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1 Minute Gardener$45.00 
 

12 Gardens

  • Details 12 Australian gardens designed by Jenny & Neil Delmage
  • Combines vivid photos and beautiful layout with useful tips and in-depth advice, to satisfy both the hands-on and armchair gardener
  • Describes the garden locations, soil type, orientation, planting, architectural details and garden size to inspire a garden in any location
  • 160 pages, paperback
  • Jenny & Neil Delmage
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12 Gardens$40.00 
 

78 Garden Weeds

  • A foldout chart providing information on identification, distribution and control of 78 garden weeds in Australia
  • Includes a colour photo of the weed flowers, botanical and common names, distribution map, description of key features and discussion of control options
  • Also provides advice on controlling particular types of weed groups
  • 8 page laminated foldout A4 chart
  • Stefan Mager
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78 Garden Weeds$12.00 
 

100 Gardens - Jamie Durie

  • 100 Gardens showcases ten years of Jamie Durie’s garden design work in Australia and around the world
  • Contains a double page photo spread for each of the 100 gardens chosen by Jamie to showcase his work
  • 120 pages, Jamie Durie, hardcover
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100 Gardens$60.00 
 

100 Tree Myths

  • A5 size book on 100 tree care and repair myths
  • Includes discussion on tree myths and black and white photographs
  • 80 pages, paperback
  • Published 1995
  • Dr Alex Shigo
  • ISBN 0943563119
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100 Tree Myths$30.00 
 

500 Plants

  • Visual reference to 500 of the best Australian plants you can use in your garden
  • Angus Stewart showcases his favourite tried and tested plants
  • Each plant comes with complete growing information and a colour photo
  • Also includes purpose driven lists for hedges, trees large and small, shrubs, pots, colour and more
  • 300 pages, paperback
  • Angus Stewart
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500 Plants$35.00 
 

Air Plant Care

  • Provides tips and creative ideas for growing air plants
  • Includes information on Tillandsia species and care, health issues, varieties, growing and ways to grow them as a house plant
  • Lots of colour photos and tips
  • 158 pages, paperback
  • Ryan and Meriel Lesseig
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Air Plant Care and Design$25.00 
 

All About Roses

  • Guide to growing and loving roses
  • Simple, down to earth advice on growing roses
  • Includes sections on about roses, which rose for your garden, cultural notes for roses, and healthy roses organically
  • Many colour photos throughout
  • 160 pages, paperback
  • Diana Sargeant
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All About Roses$30.00  No ETA
 

Australian Beekeeping Manual

  • Comprehensive reference for novice and experienced beekeepers in Australia
  • Contains detailed information on equipment needed, how to obtain bees, where to locate them in the garden and the basics of colony management
  • In-depth chapters include honey bee lifecycle, extracting honey, creating a bee-friendly garden, pests and diseases, native bees and rearing queens
  • Includes over 350 photos and illustrations
  • 344 pages, hardback
  • Robert Owen
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Australian Beekeeping Manual$50.00 
 

Australian Bird Guide

  • The most comprehensive field guide to Australian birds ever seen, with specially commissioned paintings of over 900 species
  • Features over 4700 colour illustrations, with particular emphasis on providing the fine detail required to identify difficult groups and distinctive plumages
  • Comprehensive species accounts have been written by a dedicated team of ornithologists to ensure identification details, distribution and status are current and correct
  • 566 pages, paperback
  • Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke, Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack and Kim Franklin
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Australian Bird Guide$50.00 
 

Australian Coastal Gardens

  • Coffee table sized book showcasing the diverse range of coastal gardens from around Australia’s coastline
  • Provides detailed commentary and beautiful photos from seventeen coastal gardens
  • An extensive plant guide is also provided to help guide through the practicalities of gardening by the sea
  • 304 pages, hardback
  • Myles Baldwin
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Australian Coastal Gardens$90.00 
 

The Australian Fruit & Vegetable Garden

  • A detailed book produced by The Digger’s Club on growing fruit and vegetable across Australia
  • Provides information on climatic survivability of tropical and subtropical fruits across Australia
  • Contains sections on soil, sowing, pruning, pest control and correct choices for small plots
  • Provides detailed information on individual vegetables, fruits, nuts and herbs 
  • Clive Blazey and Jane Varkulevicius
  • 144 pages, hardcover
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Aust Fruit Vege Garden$40.00 
 

The Australian Garden

  • Describes how Australian plants can be used in all the major garden styles, including natural gardens, coastal, arid, country, "walkabout", grassland, cottage, theme, wildflower, courtyard and formal gardens
  • Provides a large number of example Australian plants for designing features,  groundcovers, ornamentals, infill or almost any purpose
  • Covers many other aspects of garden design
  • Lots of full page colour photos
  • Diana Snape
  • 232 pages, hardcover
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The Australian Garden$45.00 
 

Australian Garden Rescue

  • Whether you have a garden suffering from lack of attention, weather damage or pest attacks, this book will guide you through practical solutions, helpful tips and preventative tactics to minimise future harm
  • With an emphasis on environmentally friendly strategies and simple advice, this highly illustrated guide will provide tactics for gardeners repairing recent damage or tackling prolonged neglect
  • 243 pages, paperback
  • Mary Horsfall
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Australian Garden Rescue$40.00 
 

Aust Gardens for a Changing Climate

  • Guides gardeners through climate change challenges, including plant selection, soil improvement, the value of mulch and groundcovers, microclimates and methods for capturing and utilising water
  • Features 25 inspiring dry climate gardens from around the country - everything from stylish city courtyards and windswept seaside gardens, to groves of hardy natives, living tapestries of succulents and country gardens that merge with the landscape
  • 218 pages, hardback
  • Jenna Reed Burns
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Aust Gard Changing Climate$50.00 
 

Australian Native Bees

  • Combining the substantial expertise of many of Australia's leading native bee researchers, this book is a guide to observing and keeping Australia's broad range of native bee species
  • Includes chapters on bee biology and behaviour, bees as pollinators, agricultural beescapes, native bees for pollination services, urban bee ecology, creating artificial nest sites for Australian solitary and semi-social bees, bee identification, stingless bees, capturing, photographing and classifying bees, bee biosecurity and FAQ about Australian native bees
  • Lots of colour photos and illustrations
  • 174 pages, paperback
  • NSW DPI
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Australian Native Bees$35.00 
 

Australian Native Garden

  • Provides practical advice on all aspects of growing native plants in the home garden
  • Expert information about the fundamentals - soil requirements, planting, cultivation techniques, pruning, fertilising and pest control
  • Learn how to select the right plants for your climate, incorporate native varieties into an existing garden, grow bush foods, attract wildlife and create drought tolerant and fire resistant gardens
  • Comprehensive listing with more than 150 cultivars show growth habits, flowering characteristics and frost and salt tolerance
  • 304 pages, paperback
  • Angus Stewart and AB Bishop
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Australian Native Garden$50.00 
 

Australian Native Plants

  • Describes over 3500 Australian plants with 1000 colour photographs
  • Provides information on selecting, propagating and caring for Australian native plants
  • Includes details on natural distribution, key features of the plant and colour coded recommended planting zones
  • Fully updated plant names and new species added
  • 720 pages, hardback
  • Wrigley & Fagg, Sixth Edition published 2013
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Aust Native Plants$100.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Fruits

  • Beautifully illustrated field guide covers 504 of the most common fruiting plants found in Australia’s eastern rainforests
  • Species are arranged by colour of ripe fruit, then by size and form
  • Five broad colour categories enable people with limited botanical knowledge to identify the fruits
  • Each species description is accompanied by a leaf drawing, distribution map, and diagnostic characters
  • 266 pages, paperback
  • Wendy Cooper and William T Cooper
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Australian Rainforest Fruits$60.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol I

  • Over 100 rainforest plants described
  • Provides information on where and how the plants grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
  • ISBN 0958943605
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Aust RF Plants V1$20.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol II

  • 120 rainforest plants described
  • Provides information on where and how the plants grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
  • ISBN 0958943613
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Aust RF Plants V2$20.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol III

  • 106 rainforest plants described
  • Provides information on where and how the plants grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
  • ISBN 095894363X
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Aust RF Plants V3$20.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol IV

  • 114 rainforest plants described
  • Provides information on where and how the plants grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
  • ISBN 0958943648
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Aust RF Plants V4$20.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol V

  • 114 rainforest plants described
  • Provides information on where and how the plants grow in the wild and how to grow them in the garden
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
  • ISBN 0958943656
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Aust RF Plants V5$20.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Plants Vol VI

  • 120 rainforest plants described
  • Trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, orchids and groundcovers from Tasmania to far northern Australia are illustrated and described
  • Full colour photos for each species
  • 72 pages, paperback
  • Hugh & Nan Nicholson
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Aust RF Plants V6$20.00 
  • All six volumes for only $100:
Aus RF Plants V1-6$100.00 
 

Australian Rainforest Woods

  • Describes around 140 of the most significant Australian rainforest trees and their wood
  • Introductory sections provide an understanding of the botanical, evolutionary, environmental, historical and international significance of these trees
  • Main section examines species and their wood with photographs, botanical descriptions and a summary of the characteristics and uses of the wood
  • A section on wood identification includes fundamental information on tree growth and wood structure as well as images of the basic characteristics
  • With more than 900 colour photos, this is the most comprehensive guide ever written on Australian rainforest woods
  • 208 pages, hardback
  • Morris Lake, CSIRO Publishing
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Aust Rainforest Woods$70.00 
 

Australia’s Best Gardens

  • Showcases some of Australia’s best gardens to demonstrate the form and function mantra, with form being aesthetics and function being practicality
  • 46 gardens showcased, with colour photos, descriptions and plant lists
  • 192 pages, paperback
  • Edited by Gary Takle
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Australia's Best Gardens$40.00 
 

Backyard Bees

  • Ultimate guide to installing and maintaining a beehive throughout the seasons
  • Provides extensive advice on choosing a hive and the equipment you need
  • Includes case studies and anecdotes from beekeepers from all walks of life
  • Also includes 20 delicious recipes for your honey
  • 208 pages, hardback
  • Doug Purdie
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Backyard Bees$35.00 
 

Backyard Bounty

  • Featuring the best advice from ABC Organic Gardener magazine, horticultural editor Penny Woodward and expert contributors present a practical guide to growing vegetables organically, whether you're starting a patch from scratch or you're an old hand who wants to go greener
  • Has all you need to know to grow your own healthy and sustainable produce, from getting started, preparing your patch and making compost, to an A-Z of popular vegetables with a month-by-month planting and growing guide, as well as natural ways to combat pests and diseases
  • 224 pages, paperback
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Backyard Bounty$35.00 
 

The Bee Friendly Garden

  • Guide for all gardeners to encourage bees and other good bugs to gardens
  • Includes information on how bees forage and how your garden needs them, a comprehensive plant guide to bee friendly plants, ideas for gardens of all sizes, and natural pest control and companion planting advice
  • Lots of colour photos throughout
  • 208 pages, paperback
  • Doug Purdie
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Bee Friendly Garden$40.00 
 

Beekeeper's Problem Solver

  • Provides information on solving and avoiding problems when keeping bees
  • Contains 100 common problems experienced by beekeepers, spelling out in clear and simple terms the underlying causes and offering practical solutions
  • From hive management to bee diseases, beekeeping equipment to honey production, each key area is tackled in depth with photographs, practical tips and useful insights
  • 224 pages, paperback
  • James E Tew
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Beekeeper's Problem Solver$25.00 
 

Birds of Australia

  • The Complete Guide to Finding the Birds of Australia provides detailed information on locating every resident bird species in Australia, plus supplementary information on where to find rarities, migratory species and logistical information
  • Covers all states and territories, and now includes all Australia’s island and external territories
  • Comprehensive "Bird Finder Guide" details site information on all Australian bird species
  • 463 pages, softback
  • Richard Thomas, Sarah Thomas, David Andrew and Alan McBride
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Comp Guide to Finding Birds$50.00 
 

Birdscaping Australian Gardens

  • Describes how to identify the most common garden birds and how to chose, grow and maintain native plants which attract them
  • From acacias to eucalypts, and from honeyeaters to kookaburras, this essential guide will help transform any garden into an avian paradise
  • Featuring plant and bird directories illustrated with colour photos and line drawings, as well as comprehensive planting tables and expert advice, this book has all you need to create a refuge for birds
  • 358 pages, hardback
  • George Adams
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Birdscaping Aust Gardens$60.00 
 

Black Plants

  • An interesting book detailing plants with black or near black foliage, flowers or fruit
  • 75 plants are described including annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees with information on light and moisture requirements
  • Colour photos accompany each plant description
  • 159 pages, softback
  • Paul Bonine
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Black Plants$25.00 
 

Bonsai Basics

  • Explains in detail all the techniques needed to keep a bonsai alive and in good shape
  • Clear text and step-by-step instructions ensure that even the most nervous newcomer can approach looking after bonsai with confidence
  • Includes what to look for when making a selection, advice on seasonal care and maintenance, and an extensive directory of every major bonsai type
  • 128 pages, paperback
  • Colin Lewis
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Bonsai Basics$15.00 
 

Bonsai with Aust Native Plants

  • Provides a practical guide to successfully growing Australian native species as bonsai
  • Lists the varieties of Australian species which are suitable for bonsai and describes techniques for these species
  • Examples with colour photos are also provided
  • 56 pages, paperback
  • Dorothy & Vita Koreshoff
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Bonsai - Aust Native Plants$17.00 
 

Book of Orchids

  • Offers a visually stunning and scientifically engaging guide to six hundred remarkable orchid species, each photographed to capture its delicate detail and shown in the book at actual size
  • Habitat, flowering time and distribution are all covered, along with fascinating pollination stories and insights into uses of orchids around the world
  • 656 pages, hardback
  • Mark Chase, Maarten Christenhusz and Tom Mirenda
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Book of Orchids$60.00 
 

Bring the Outside In

  • The essential guide to cacti, succulents, planters are terrariums inside the house
  • Reveals everything you need to know to help your plants thrive indoors, from dramatic statement foliage and miniature citrus trees to table top terrariums and hanging planters
  • Includes great photography, step-by-step tips, and chapters on orchids, cacti, herbs and chilli plants
  • Over 1000 photographs including a gallery of star plants for each month, plus expert advice on cultivation
  • 64 pages, hardback
  • Val Bradley
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Bring the Outside In$28.00 
 

Broadleaf Weed Seedlings

  • Field guide for farmers, graziers, extension officers, consultants and students who are trying to identify broadleaf weeds at the early seedling stage
  • Includes descriptions of 95 broadleaf plant species, focusing on the weeds of the temperate zone of Australia, 86 weeds, the broadleaf crops canola and safflower and a broadleaf forage crop, six legume pasture species (including Lucerne, white clover and subterranean clover)
  • Also includes a detailed colour photo and a short description pointing out the features unique to each species, making it easy to identify the seedlings while at their most susceptible stage for control. Cross-references are included for look-alike species
  • For ease of identification, the plants in the field guide are arranged according to cotyledon shape, and diagrams showing the plant parts and the different shapes of leaves, cotyledons, apexes, bases and margins will help the user to correctly identify species
  • 112 pages, paperback
  • James Dellow, NSW DPI
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Broadleaf Weed Seedlings$30.00 
 

Bountiful Bonsai

  • Describes a new and innovative application of the art of bonsai
  • Explains how to create instant bonsai using common plants purchased at a local nursery
  • Focus on bonsai of edible species, including fruits, herbs, flowers and medicinals
  • Conveys all the information needed to begin growing edible bonsai, including plant characteristics, care requirements, potential plant uses, specimen choice advice and bonsai carving tips
  • 128 pages, paperback
  • Richard W Bender
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Bountiful Bonsai$17.00 
 

Changing Land Management

  • Provides key insights from past and cutting-edge research to support decision makers as they attempt to influence or assist rural communities adapting to changed circumstances, such as new technologies, new environmental imperatives, new market opportunities or changed climate
  • Contains 12 papers from expert authors and researchers
  • 195 pages, paperback
  • Editors: David Pannell & Frank Vanclay
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Changing Land Mgt$80.00 
 

Citrus - A Gardener’s Guide

  • An excellent reference book for growing citrus in Australia
  • Provides details on Citrus varieties and rootstocks, growing citrus (selecting/preparing site, establishment, growth/fruiting, maturity/harvesting) and detailed information on pests and diseases
  • Lots of good technical information and charts
  • 76 pages, paperback
  • Bruce Morphett and Ian Tolley
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Citrus - A Gard. Guide$20.00 
 

Coastal Plants: Perth Region

  • Definitive guide to the 100 most common plants of the Perth coastal region including the key species used in coastal restoration
  • Each species is presented with its latin name, common name and family, together with its distribution, key diagnostic features, history, pollination, uses in restoration and propagation
  • The description is accompanied by a distribution map, diagnostic photographs of the whole plant, flowers, seeds and fruits
  • 277 pages, paperback
  • Kingsley Dixon
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Coastal Plants: Perth Reg$40.00 
 

Coastal Plants - Perth and SW Region

  • Guide to plants that grow along the Perth coastline and on the islands between Dongara and Dunsborough
  • Describes over 130 plant species, with information on the habit and peculiarities of both the plant and the animal life that is associated with them
  • Superbly illustrated with line drawings and watercolour paintings of each species
  • 276 pages, paperback
  • Elizabeth Rippey and Barbara Rowland
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Coastal Plants - Perth & SW Region$30.00 
 

Common Fungi of Coastal NSW

  • Designed to be used by people of all ages to identify fungi in the field
  • Contains some great information on what fungi are, why they're so important, and where to find them with full colour photos
  • Includes chapters on what are fungi?, agarics, boletes, leathers and polypores, tooth fungi, coral fungi, jelly fungi, puffballs and birds nest fungi, stinkhorns, Ascomycota and slime moulds
  • 151 pages, paperback
  • NSW DPI
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Common Fungi of Coastal NSW$20.00 
 

Complete Book of Fruit Growing in Aust

  • A practical guide to the selection, culture, uses, pest and disease control of fruit, nuts and berries for temperate and subtropical Australia
  • 250 photographs and illustrations with practical diagrams of basic cultivation techniques
  • History, folklore, anecdotes, hints, culinary tips - all about fruit and fruit growing
  • 382 pages, paperback
  • Louis Glowinski, 2010 reprint
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Comp Fruit Grow Aust$60.00 
 

Complete Book of Vege, Herb & Fruit

  • Definitive sourcebook for growing, harvesting and cooking your own fresh produce at home
  • Packed with up-to-date information by three leading experts, this book features over 90 vegetables, 130 herbs and 100 fruits, with thousands of varieties detailed
  • Over 800 photos and illustrations, with tips on cultivation, propagation and garden maintenance for each plant, plus over 600 recipes
  • 704 pages, hardback
  • Matthew Biggs, Jekka McVicar and Bob Flowerdew
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Comp Book of Vege, Herb & Fruit$50.00 
 

Compost Book

  • Divulges the secrets of good compost making
  • Discusses the type of compost to suit your soil, the ideal material for making compost, the correct structure of a compost heap, and what to do if your compost smells or is vermin infested
  • 124 pages, paperback
  • David Taylor
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Compost Book$20.00 
 

Connected

  • Explores international award winning Australian landscape designer Phillip Johnson's philosophy of engaging with nature in a sustainable way and focuses on some of his key passions: the thoughtful connection of landscape to home, the re-creation of thriving habitats for indigenous plants and animals, integrated sustainable water management and the creation of natural chemical free pools
  • Illustrated with lavish photography, tis book tells the stories behind the creation of over twenty of his landscape designs, ranging from show gardens to small suburban spaces and large rural expanses, as well as his own home garden laboratory
  • 304 pages, paperback
  • Phillip Johnson
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Connected$50.00 
 

The Container Garden

  • Whether it's growing herbs or planting succulents to display on your windowsill, containers help you to bring nature to the most inhospitable and smallest of spaces
  • A range of different planting schemes and types of containers are covered, from urns and troughs to chimney stacks and hanging baskets
  • Expert advice on what to grow is provided - from bonsais, bulbs and bamboos to tumbling and creeping plants and flowers - and shows you how to make a living wall, a pond in a metal trough or oven your own bespoke containers
  • 160 pages, paperback
  • Frances Tophill
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The Container Gardener$40.00 
 

Correas

  • First comprehensive guide to the identification and cultivation of Correas in Australia
  • Describes 10 species, 26 subspecies and 145 varieties
  • As well as detailed descriptions, the book contains chapters on cultivation, propagation and a guide to attracting birds to the garden
  • Many new cultivars, never before published, have been included
  • 176 pages, paperback
  • Maria Hitchcock
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Correas$35.00 
 

Creating an Australian Garden

  • Angus Stewart shares his extensive knowledge to create Australian gardens that provide year round colour, vibrant foliage and havens for wildlife
  • Contains practical tips on planning a garden from scratch, adapting an existing garden, using water saving methods, creating mounds and raised beds for proper drainage, container growing, soil preparation techniques and 450 of the best Australian plant varieties
  • 255 pages, paperback with lots of colour photos
  • Angus Stewart
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Creating an Aust Garden$50.00 
 

Dig Deeper

  • Definitive gardening manual for the modern gardener
  • Guiding readers through the seasons, each chapter is divided into four parts: annuals, perennials and bulbs; grasses, groundcovers and climbers; shrubs and trees; and herbs, fruit and vegetables
  • Contains step-by-step projects, feature plants and advice on a wide range of gardening issues
  • 472 pages, hardback
  • Meredith Kirton
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Dig Deeper$70.00 
 

DIG Seasonal Gardening

  • Must have guide for both the novice and experienced gardener
  • Lavishly illustrated, it is packed with down to earth advice and information
  • Includes step-by-step guidelines for essential gardening techniques, checklists for each season and a range of projects
  • From grasses to citrus trees, ground cover to climbers and bulbs to herbs, the comprehensive how-to and when of gardening will inspire and inform
  • 438 pages, paperback
  • Meredith Kirton
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DIG Seasonal Gardening$50.00 
 

Discovering Australian Flora

  • Explains how plants are displayed at the Australian National Botanic Gardens according to themes and provides clear and simple geographical, historical and botanical information
  • Through exquisite colour photos taken at the ANBG, the author celebrates the minute and intriguing details of Australia's complex, beautiful and diverse flora
  • Describes the unique features of Australian flora, including their reliance on fire and ability to survive in poor soil, and looks in detail at the two dominant genera in the Australian landscape - Eucalyptus and Acacia
  • 98 pages, paperback
  • Fanny Karouta-Manasse
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Discovering Australian Flora$35.00 
 

Dry Gardening Australia

  • With water at a premium, this book will assist in drought-proofing your garden by improving the soil and choosing water efficient plants which are suitable for your climate
  • Includes step-by-step techniques, helpful hints and planting guides for 4 climatic zones to enable a smart, water efficient garden to be established in 3 years
  • 208 pages, softback
  • 2007, Jonathan Garner
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Dry Gardening Aust$40.00 
 

Edible Garden Design

  • There has never been a more exciting time to grow an edible garden, and this book will give you inspiration to create your own edible utopia, no matter how big or small
  • Includes designs on vertical, stackable, kerbside, rooftop, community, windowsill and recycled vegetable gardens
  • Provides inspirational vege gardens from around the world, with stories and design detail
  • 304 pages, hardback
  • Jamie Durie
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Edible Garden Design$50.00 
 

Encyclopedia of Garden Design

  • Inspirational and thoroughly practical, this Royal Horticultural Society book will unlock your creative talent and provide all the guidance you need to conceive, plan, construct and plant the garden of your dreams
  • This comprehensive design bible offers fresh and achievable ideas for your garden, including:
    - understanding the fundamentals of garden design
    - developing your own style to suit your space
    - creating structures and planting schemes to bring your ideas to life
  • 392 pages, hardback
  • Royal Horticultural Society, edited by Chris Young
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RHS Enc of Garden Design$65.00 
 

The Encyclopedia of Herbs

  • Compendium detailing every aspect of growing, identifying, harvesting, preserving and using more than 500 species of herbs
  • New 2009 edition includes more than 140 detailed botanical drawings and updated nomenclature
  • 604 pages, hardback
  • Arthur O Tucker and Thomas Debaggio
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Encycl. of Herbs$60.00 
 

Eucalypts: A Celebration

  • Celebrates the diversity, beauty and the role Eucalypts play in Australia’s history, culture & economy
  • Examines their evolution, biology, horticulture, classification, ecology and botanists
  • Lots of photos throughout
  • 343 pp, paperback, John Wrigley and Murray Fagg
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Eucalypts: A Celebration PB$40.00 
 

Eucalyptus - An Illustrated Guide to Identification

  • Latest reprint of a highly popular eucalypt book
  • Covers over 200 of the most common species of eucalypts from all over Australia
  • Each species is described fully with clear photographs and a distribution map
  • Latest reprint 2007
  • 230 pages, paperback
  • Ian Brooker & David Kleinig
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Fabulous Food from Every Small Garden

  • Details how to grow food at home even in the smallest spaces
  • Explores the reasons for growing food at home, including the many potential benefits such as improved taste, freshness and nutrition
  • Provides detailed information on successfully growing plants from seed, explains the use of organic pest & weed control, and efficient watering methods
  • Mary Horsfall
  • CSIRO Publishing , 2009
  • 220 pages, paperback
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Fab Food - Small Garden$40.00 
 

Field Guide to Australian Wildflowers

  • Describes more than 1000 of the most common wildflower species found in Australia, each listed alphabetically in their family group
  • Covers all the key floristic regions of Australia including the Grampians, Barrens and Stirling Ranges, Sydney’s heathlands and the tropical north
  • Colour photographs illustrate each species and, where helpful, line drawings of the leaf or fruit are included
  • 442 pages, paperback
  • Denise Greig, published 1999
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FG to Australian Wildflowers$44.00 
 

Field Guide to Eucalypts Vol 1 (SE Aust)

  • Fully revised third edition of the Eucalypt bible
  • Over 280 south-eastern Australia eucalypt species described with full colour photos
  • Covers all NSW (except far north west), Victoria, Tasmania and south-eastern SA
  • MIH Brooker & DA Kleinig
  • Third edition - fully revised 2006
  • 356 pages, hardback
  • ISBN 1876473525
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Field Guide Eucs Vol 1$130.00 
 

Field Guide to Eucalypts Vol 2 (WA, SA)

  • Over 370 eucalypt species from south WA, SA and north west NSW described with 1600 colour photos
  • Covers the southern part of Western Australia, extends across the Nullabor Plain to most of South Australia and into areas of NSW which lie to the north and west of the Darling river
  • Fully revised, expanded and updated 3rd edition published 2016
  • 434 pages, hardback
  • MIH Brooker & DA Kleinig
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Field Guide Eucs Vol 2$130.00 
 

Field Guide to Fungi of Aust

  • Over 170 species of fungi described from all over Australia
  • Illustrated with 23 watercolours, 36 colour photos and more than 260 line drawings
  • Picture based keys allow for easy identification and known toxic species
  • 240 pages, paperback
  • AM Young
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Field Guide to Fungi of Australia$40.00 
 

A Field Guide to Insects in Australia

  • Revised 2017 edition provides even more information to help identify insects from all the major groups
  • Provides extensive information on identifying insects with over 600 colour photos and over 50 line drawings to clearly illustrate subtle differences
  • 328 pages, paperback (plastic cover)
  • Paul Zborowski and Ross Storey
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FG to Insects in Aust$40.00 
 

A Field Guide to the Native Plants of Syd

  • Over 1370 species of native plants in and around Sydney are described and illustrated
  • Provides information on history, ecology, Aboriginal and European uses of each plant, together with references to literature and the journals of explorers
  • 3rd edition, 448 pages paperback
  • Les Robinson
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FG to Nat Plants of Syd$45.00 
 

FG Useful Plants from Temperate Aust

  • Detailed descriptions of over 150 useful plants from the temperate eco-region of south-eastern Australia
  • More than 800 colour photos and drawings for ease of identification, as well as maps of local and Australia-wide distribution
  • Provides information on a wide range of uses for native plants as food, fibre and medicines, including notes on preparation
  • The result of a 15 year fieldwork partnership photographing, describing and using plants from the temperate eco-region of south-eastern Australia
  • 416 pages, paperback
  • JM Caton and RJ Hardwick
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FG Useful Native Plants Temp Aust $50.00 
 

Flora of Melbourne

  • Describes 1367 species of native plant found in the greater Melbourne area
  • Each species description is accompanied by line drawings and/or colour photos
  • Provides information on managing bushland areas, soils of the area, original vegetation of Melbourne based on the concept of ecological vegetation classes, and lists important bushland reserves with examples of Melbourne’s original vegetation
  • Fourth edition, 608 pages, hardback
  • Marilyn Bull
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Flora of Melbourne$90.00 
 

Joseph Banks' Florilegium

  • First full colour publication of some of the most extraordinary botanical prints of the 18th century
  • Joseph Banks accompanied James Cook on his first voyage around the world between 1768 and 1771, and brought back over 1300 plant species unknown to science at the time
  • Upon his return, Banks commissioned over 700 superlative engravings as a scientific record, which collectively became known as Banks' Florilegium, and represented some of the most precise and exquisite examples of botanical illustration ever made
  • This present selection has been made from a unique limited colour edition of the prints, with expert botanical commentaries provided by Professor David Mabberley
  • 322 pages, hardback, A3 size
  • Mel Gooding, David Mabberley, Joe Studholme
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Joseph Banks' Florilegium$120.00 
 

The Flowering of Australia’s Rainforests

  • Provides an overview of pollination in Australian rainforests, particularly subtropical rainforests
  • Chapters include pollination in lore and legend, plant and flower evolution and development, the role and function of colour, fragrance and form
  • Later chapters deal with breeding systems, mimicry, spatial, temporal and structural influences on plant-pollinator interactions and floral syndromes
  • Includes individual plant pollination case studies
  • Primarily textual with some colour photos
  • 200 pages, hardback
  • CSIRO publishing, Geoff Williams & Paul Adam
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Flowering of Aust RF$100.00 
 

Flowering Natives for Home Gardens

  • The most comprehensive pictorial record of native species that will thrive in Australian home gardens
  • More than 900 species are included with full colour photos
  • Includes practical advice on planning and landscaping a native garden including soil and sun requirements for natives and ways to control pests
  • 344 pages, paperback
  • Denise Greig
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Flowering Natives$50.00 
 

Flowers A-Z

  • A beautiful reference book for buying, growing, cutting and arranging flowers
  • The main section lists flowers alphabetically with flower descriptions and gorgeous full page colour photographs
  • A special quick reference guide on each flower shows the flower’s various names, varieties in which it comes, available colours, scents, characteristics of freshness and ageing, vase life in days and relative cost
  • 160 pages, Cecelia Heffernan, large paperback
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Flowers A-Z$40.00 
 

The Foliage Garden

  • Focussed on the selection of foliage plants - trees, shrubs, climbers, perennials and ferns - to give sculptured form to create unique, interesting and beautiful gardens
  • Provides information on climate patterns and frost hardiness, leaves styles and shapes
  • Part I of the book discusses garden themes and special foliage plants to assist in correct selection
  • Part II is an A-Z directory of plants with many colour photos
  • 400 pages, Denise Greig, paperback
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The Foliage Garden$40.00 
 

Food Forest Handbook

  • A food forest is a productive landscape developed around a mix of trees and perennials, helping increase biodiversity, protect valuable habitat for beneficial insects, and promote food security and resilience, all while providing an abundant annual harvest
  • This practical manual for a home-scale perennial polyculture garden covers all the steps to guide the reader through the process including:
    - getting started: site assessment and planning
    - tending the forest garden: maintaining soil health, succession planning, mulching, pruning and more
    - the fruits of your labour: crop profiles, harvest, storage, nutrition and recipes
  • 238 pages, paperback (USA)
  • Darrell Frey and Michelle Czolba
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Food Forest Handbook$60.00 
 

Forest Trees of Australia

  • Describes and illustrates over 300 of Australia’s most important trees
  • Fully revised and expanded 2006 edition includes new maps and photographs
  • Includes a colour section illustrates some of the major forest types in Australia
  • Includes 190 eucalypt and 110 non-eucalypt species
  • Black and white photos
  • Outstanding reference book
  • 736 pages, hardback
  • CSIRO publishing
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Out of print
 

From Seeds to Leaves

  • A complete guide to growing Australian trees and shrubs from seed
  • Provides information on extracting, storing and germinating seeds in the right way and in the best season
  • Describes how to use smoke to germinate seed normally difficult to grow and how to plant out, water, mulch, protect, fertilise and prune plants for best results
  • 166 pages, paperback
  • Doug and Robin Stewart
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From Seeds to Leaves$28.00 
 

From the Ground Up - NSW

  • A complete and comprehensive garden guide specifically developed for New South Wales gardeners
  • Contains an encyclopedia of native & exotic plants to grow, information on gardening techniques including propagation, compost, planting, pruning, watering, fertilising and garden design
  • Beautiful colour photos throughout
  • 279 pages, hardback
  • Linda, Sandra & Graham Ross
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From the Ground Up - NSW$50.00 
 

From the Ground Up - South Australia

  • A complete and comprehensive garden guide specifically developed for South Australian gardeners
  • Collaborative effort utilising recommendations from many South Australian plant experts and Sophie’s in-depth plant knowledge
  • Beautiful colour photos throughout
  • 256 pages, hardback
  • Sophie Thomson
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From the Ground Up - SA$60.00 
 

From the Ground Up - Victoria

  • Covers every aspect of creating and maintaining a beautiful garden
  • Specifically designed for Victorian gardeners, this book provides information on propagating new plants, making compost, planting, pruning, watering, fertilising, garden design and practical tips on pests and diseases
  • Beautiful colour photos throughout
  • 255 pages, hardback
  • Jane Edmanson
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From the Ground Up Vic$50.00 
 

Garden and Terrace

  • Garden and Terrace - The Big Book of Ideas is a veritable treasure chest of design ideas for all garden styles and sizes
  • Highlights the most beautiful European gardens with stunning colour photos
  • Includes sections on planting ideas and green impulses, garden elements with character, original eye catchers and accents, subtle play with colours, forms and textures, and sensual caresses
  • 255 pages, hardback
  • Gisela Keil, Jurgen Becker, Modeste Herwig
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Garden and Terrace$80.00 
 

Garden Design Close Up

  • Showcases 100 exceptional gardens from around the globe
  • Providing inspiration for everyone looking to give their garden a modern makeover, this extensively illustrated book examines the key features of each design in close-up, photographic detail
  • Includes creations by leading British and international landscape architects such Dan Pearson, Anthony Paul and Martha Schwartz
  • 432 pages, hardback
  • Emma Reuss
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Garden Design Close Up$50.00 
 

Garden Design Solutions

  • Award winning garden designer Stephen Woodhams demonstrates how to make the most of any outside space
  • Illustrated with many photos and plans of some of his award winning gardens
  • Provides advice on everything from conceiving a theme and planning the space, to choosing surfaces and devising a planting scheme
  • Case studies offer detailed insights into exemplary garden layouts, design choices and planting plans
  • 192 pages, hardback
  • Stephen Woodhams
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Garden Design Solutions$55.00 
 

Garden Life

  • Leading landscape designer and co-owner of Garden Life, Richard Unsworth shares his boundless enthusiasm for all things gree
  • Showcases to-die-for gardens Richard has designed, each displaying his unique flair and vision
  • Provides expert tips on incorporating features from his gardens into your own, including detailed advice on plant selection and growing your own fruit and vegetables
  • Also shares the garden journeys of the people Richard has met along the way
  • 218 pages, hardback
  • Richard Unsworth
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Garden Life$50.00 
 

The Garden of Ideas

  • Provides a history of Australian garden design, from the imaginings of emigrant garden makers of the late 18th century to the concerns of 21st century gardeners
  • Contains paintings, drawings, prints, plans and photographs of Australian garden history, which many images never before published
  • 243 pages, hardback
  • Richard Aitken
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Garden of Ideas$65.00 
 

Garden Pests, Diseases and Good Bugs

  • The most comprehensive guide to garden pests and diseases in Australia
  • Over 750 photographs to help identify the good, bad and ugly in your garden with ease
  • Features natural and non-toxic solutions as well as chemical controls
  • Over 150 pest insects and other pests described in detail along with the good bugs needed to get rid of them
  • 464 pages, paperback
  • Denis Crawford
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Garden Pests, Diseases & Good Bugs$40.00 
 

Garden Plants & Flowers in Aust

  • Create a garden that looks wonderful all year round with this photographic guide, packed with all the information you need to help you choose the best plants for every season
  • From shrubs and climbers to bulbs and grasses, you'll find every kind of plant for every corner of your garden, with an A-Z of thousands of plants to pick from
  • Includes tried and tested expert advice on cultivating perfect plants in any situation
  • 352 pages, hardback
  • Ian Spence
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Garden Plants & Flowers in Australia$50.00 
 

The Garden Wanderer

  • Provides an armchair ride through some hidden treasures in gardens in the south-western Australia region
  • Twenty stunning gardens from grand visions to pristine bush properties are presented
  • Each garden includes a detailed description and pages of colour photos of the garden
  • 166 pages, hardback
  • Julie Kinney
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Garden Wanderer$44.00 
 

Gardener’s Companion to Eucalypts

  • Popular and practical book identifies more than 140 species of commonly grown or seen eucalypts
  • Each major species entry describes the plant, gives its range, summarises its diagnostic features, outlines its horticultural requirements and discusses related species
  • Full colour photos of the tree and flowers are provided
  • 303 pages, paperback with plastic cover
  • Ivan Holliday and Geoffrey Watton
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Gard. Companion to Eucs$35.00 
 

Gardener's Companion to Medicinal Plants

  • Combines more than 270 beautifully illustrated plants used for their medicinal properties and 24 practical projects for homemade teas, oils, tinctures and creams with a tradition of safe use
  • Many of our most important drugs are derived from plants and many more are yet to be discovered: much research in this area is overseen by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew where the book's three authors are employed
  • This contemporary book offers a fresh take on the 5000 year-old tradition of recording plants with medicinal value and with life-changing benefits
  • Lots of colour photos throughout
  • 224 pages, hardback
  • Monique Simmonds, Melanie-Jayne Howes and Jason Irving
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Gard Companion to Medicinal Plants$30.00 
 

Gardener’s Companion to Weeds

  • The complete guide to identifying and controlling more than 150 common weeds and invasive plants throughout Australia
  • Includes full-colour photographs and hints on positive uses for weeds
  • Listed alphabetically by botanical name for easy reference with clear colour pictures for positive identification
  • 2001 edition, reprinted 2005
  • 240 pages, paperback (plastic cover)
  • Suzanne Ermert & Leigh Clapp
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Gard Companion to Weeds$35.00 
 

Gardener’s Q&A

  • The ultimate gardening problem solver
  • Contains 500 of the questions most commonly asked by gardeners worldwide, with each one answered by experts
  • Questions split into 4 main chapters: The Basics, Landscape Gardening, Flower Gardening, and Food Gardening, and subsections including Climate & Weather, Composting, Lawns & Ground Covers, Roses, Bulbs, Fruits, and Herbs
  • 256 pages, hardback with colour photos throughout
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Gardener's Q&A$45.00 
 

Gardening Australia - Love Your Garden

  • Comprehensive guide to the best gardening advice, tips, hints and information from ABC’s Gardening Australia
  • Includes contributions from Josh Byrne, Tino Carnevale, Jerry Coleby-Williams, Jane Edmanson, Costa Georgiadis, John Patrick, Clarence Slockee, Angus Stewart and Sophie Thomson
  • Provides advice on planning your garden, garden basics, plant selection, productive gardens, plant propagation, gardening techniques and pest and disease control
  • 352 pages, paperback
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Gard Aust: Love Your Garden$40.00 
 

Gardening Down-Under

  • Classic best selling guide to healthier soils and plants
  • Covers the basics of soil, composting, fertilisers and potting mixes, as well as simple tests and colour guides to nutrient deficiencies
  • Enables the reader to improve the worst of soils, choose the best fertiliser for particular plants and minimise water use
  • Also contain a comprehensive guide to managing potted plants
  • 292 pages, paperback
  • Kevin Handreck
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Gardening Down Under$50.00 
 

Gardening Through The Year

  • Authoritative and easy to use gardener's companion to the horticultural year in Australia
  • Feature more than 1300 seasonal tasks for every part of the garden, including checklists of monthly tasks plus get ahead and last chance features to best make use of your time
  • Inspirational projects for every month - from creating a small pond feature to making a cold frame - help you upgrade your garden or make maintenance easier
  • Over 1000 photographs including a gallery of star plants for each month, plus expert advice on cultivation
  • 384 pages, paperback
  • Ian Spence
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Gardening Through the Year$35.00 
 

Gardening Vertically

  • Based on the concepts of Patrick Blanc, Noemie Vialard explores 24 ideas for creating garden walls
  • Step by step photographs guide the reader through the different stages of development of a vertical garden wall
  • Each of the 24 garden ideas are accompanied with illustrations and simple instructions
  • Ideas include foliage wall, aromatic herb wall, perfumed wall, wall of mosses, wall of ferns, balck and white checkerboard wall, wall of succulents and more
  • 144 pages, Noemie Vialard, paperback
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Gardening Vertically$32.00 
 

Gardens of Eden

  • Brings together over 50 of the world’s most beautiful gardens from Persia, Italy, France, UK, Japan, Australia and many more
  • Featuring over 500 photographs and detailed descriptions of each garden, this book provides inspiration to gardeners
  • 339 pages, softback
  • Holly Kerr Forsyth
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Gardens of Eden$45.00 
 

Gardens of the National Trust

  • A celebration of and visual guide to the UK National Trust's garden treasures
  • Completely revised new edition includes vivid descriptions of the National Trust's unparalleled collections of gardens, accompanied by stunning new photography
  • Also includes practical advice on key aspects of gardening from the Trust's head gardeners
  • 424 pages, hard back
  • Stephen Lacey
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Gardens of the National Trust$60.00 
 

Good Gardens with Less Water

  • Practical guide to gardening with limited water
  • Beautifully illustrated, full colour book provides a wealth of information including improving soil structure to maximise water retention, selecting drought tolerant native and exotic plants, how much water to apply, best lawn grass for climates and rainwater harvesting
  • 166 pages, softback
  • Kevin Handreck, CSIRO Publishing
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Good Gardens Less Water$35.00 
 

The Grafter’s Handbook

  • Classic reference book on plant propagation by grafting
  • Everything the dedicated amateur, student and professional horticulturalist wants to know about grafting is here, clearly written in a concise and straightforward style
  • Includes chapters on compatibility and cambial contact, rootstocks and their propagation, tools and accessories, methods of grafting and grafting established trees
  • Revised and updated, 2013 reprint
  • 320 pages, hardback
  • RJ Garner
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The Grafters Handbook$60.00 
 

Grafting & Budding

  • Comprehensive and clearly written practical guide to all the grafting and budding techniques a professional or home gardener is likely to require
  • Describes a brief history, explains how grafting works and shows why it is the preferred technique for nursery propagation
  • Presents step-by-step instructions with more than 60 sketches and photographs
  • 102 pages, paperback
  • WJ Lewis & D McE Alexander
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Grafting & Budding$40.00 
 

Grafting & Budding for Aust Gardeners

  • Provides instruction for developing skills in the various grafting methods and constructive ideas for using those skills
  • Culmination of over 40 years experimenting in grafting and budding in Australia
  • Using the methods and approaches described, gardeners can successfully graft at any time of the year using a greater variety of scion material that previously though possible
  • Includes lots of colour photos and diagrams
  • 146 pages, paperback
  • Allen Gilbert
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Grafting & Budding for Aust Gard$30.00 
 

Grand Melbourne Gardens

  • Describes over 40 Melbourne gardens, each with its own distinct personality
  • Every garden in the book has it own atmosphere and soul, largely reflecting the passions of the person who created or maintains it
  • There are clivia walks, ancient English oak trees, rose gardens, exotic courtyards, city rooftop wonderlands and bold, terraced garden beds
  • Architectural, romantic, sculptural, original and experimental, these gardens - all of them horticulturally rigorous - open up a world of inspiration for gardeners everywhere
  • 212 pages, hardback
  • David Wilkinson and Kimbal Baker
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Grand Melbourne Gardens$70.00 
 

Grasses of Coastal NSW

  • An easy to use reference to the grasses of coastal NSW, including the methods of identifying species
  • Includes chapters on flowerhead structure, plant structure, spikelet structure, glossary, spike or raceme, digitate or subdigitate, primary axis of racemes, panicle, spatheate and hidden
  • Includes colour photographs for each species and notes on appearance and management
  • 184 pages, ringbound
  • NSW DPI
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Grasses of Coastal NSW$20.00 
 

Grasses of NSW Tablelands

  • An easy to use reference to the grasses of the NSW tablelands, including the methods of identifying species
  • Includes chapters on flowerhead structure, plant structure, spikelet structure, glossary, spike or raceme, digitate or subdigitate, primary axis of racemes, panicle, spatheate and hidden
  • Includes colour photographs for each species and notes on appearance and management
  • 176 pages, ringbound
  • NSW DPI
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Grasses of NSW Tablelands$20.00 
 

Grasses of the NSW Slopes

  • An easy to use reference to the common grasses of the NSW slopes and adjoining plains, including the methods of identifying species
  • Includes chapters on flowerhead structure, plant structure, spikelet structure, glossary, spike or raceme, digitate or subdigitate, primary axis of racemes, panicle, spatheate and hidden
  • Includes colour photographs for each species and notes on appearance and management
  • 170 pages, ringbound
  • NSW DPI
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Grasses of the NSW Slopes$25.00 
 

Grasses of South Australia

  • Contains information on all grasses found in South Australia
  • Each grass has a description, illustrations and keys to confirm the identity of each grass
  • Includes ecological notes from field workers and distribution
  • Provides information on plant structure with terminology kept as simple as possible and references to a well illustrated glossary
  • 554 pages, hardback
  • John Jessop, Gilbert Dashorst, Fiona James
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Grasses of South Australia$35.00 
 

Green

  • Popular television host Brendan Moar unveils the secrets and design potential of climate-conscious gardening
  • Presents a behind the scenes look at Brendan’s makeover of twelve Australian gardens
  • Primarily driven by eco-friendly choices, these gardens are designer gardens tailored to the owners’ lifestyles
  • 271 pages, paperback
  • Brendan Moar
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Green$45.00 
 

The Green Gardener

  • Provides a practical and down-to-earth approach to creating a productive, planet-friendly back garden
  • Discusses how to save energy through climate-conscious garden design and material selection, create habitat for wildlife, composting and recycling, grow your own fruit and vegetables and save water by correct plant selection
  • 138 pages, paperback
  • Josh Byrne
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The Green Gardener$35.00 
 

Grow Vegetables

  • Whether you have a large garden or room for just a couple of pots, this book provides advice on the easiest to grow and most prolific varieties for your site and conditions
  • Includes more than 80 types of vegetables, salads and herbs, including rare and heritage types
  • With step-by-step sequences, planting calendars, care tips and gardener's know how, this book has all the practical advice you need to raise your own crops
  • 352 pages, paperback
  • Alan Buckingham and Jennifer Wilkinson
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Grow Vegetables$35.00 
 

Grow What Where

  • Covers over 100 plant categories to determine the right plants for a particular area, including soil types, frost and lime tolerance, flower colour, dry tolerant, salt tolerant etc
  • Over 3000 Australian plants are included and categorised
  • Interactive CD also included
  • 359 pages, softback
  • 2006 third edition
  • Natalie Peate, Gwenda MacDonald and Alice Talbot
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Grow What Where$50.00 
 

Grow Your Own Bushfoods

  • Comprehensive and practical guide to growing and harvesting more than 140 kinds of Australian bushfoods right in your own backyard
  • Detailed plant profiles describe ideal growing conditions and characteristics of each species
  • Includes bushfood directory which lists suppliers of catalogues, seeds and seedlings, as well as native plant gardens open for inspection
  • 139 pages, paperback
  • Keith and Irene Smith
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Awaiting reprint
 

Growing Australian Native Plants from Seed

  • Comprehensive guide on all aspects of growing native plants from seed for small and large scale revegetation, tree planting or direct seeding projects
  • Information is provided on seed germination, growing seedlings in containers and species suitable for direct seeding
  • Specific details are provided on propagating over one thousand native plant genera and thousands of individual species
  • 156 pages, paperback
  • Murray Ralph
  • ISBN 0646428667
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Grow Aust Nat Plants from Seed$30.00 
 

Growing Australian Natives

  • Provides detailed information on successfully growing Australian natives
  • Part 1 provides all the basic information, including choosing correct plants, landscaping with natives, caring, taking cuttings and tackling problems
  • Part 2 is an extensive plant encyclopedia that covers all the main genera of Australia plants, their habits and cultivation requirements
  • 252 pages, paperback
  • John Mason
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Growing Aust Natives$25.00 
 

Growing Bromeliads

  • Describes how and where to grow over 200 Bromeliad species and hybrids, and details ten of the most popular genera with brief notes on the more unusual genera
  • Provides an overview of the Bromeliad family, including a history of cultivation
  • Separate chapters discuss propagation and their unique biology
  • 135 pages, paperback
  • Bromeliad Society of Australia Inc
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Growing Bromeliads$25.00 
 

Growing Outback Gardens

  • Provides information on developing attractive gardens that can cope with harsh outback Australian conditions
  • New ideas, technologies and local expertise are combined with age old methods to manage outback gardens and precious water
  • Describes the most suitable plants for harsh conditions and how to plan your garden to maximise results and minimise water requirements
  • 116 pages, softback
  • Mike Chuk and Jeff Poole
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Growing Outback Gardens$20.00 
 

Guide to Flowers & Plants of Tasmania

  • Invaluable guide to the flowers and plants of Tasmania
  • Each species is accompanied with one or more colour photos, and information to help identify the plant: size, description, flowering time, appearance of the flowers and type of habitat where they are found
  • Also includes an introduction to the vegetation of Tasmania, illustrations of leaf shapes and a glossary
  • 176 pages, paperback
  • Launceston Field Naturalists Club
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Guide to Flowers & Plants of Tas$30.00 
 

Guide to Pasture Species in NSW

  • This guide to pasture species in NSW includes descriptions and colour photos of useful temperate and tropical legume and grass species
  • Also includes chapters on pasture selection, establishment, management and grazing systems
  • 144 pages, paperback
  • NSW DPI
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Guide to Pasture Species$30.00 
 

A Guide to Plants of Inland Aust

  • Ideal companion for travellers of inland Australia who are curious about the many and varied plants they encounter
  • A handy reference book featuring over 900 inland plants, with a detailed description, at least one colour photo, and a distribution map
  • Perfect size to fit in a car glovebox
  • 503 pages, paperback
  • Philip Moore
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Guide to Plants of Inland Aust$50.00 
 

Guide to Southern Temperate Seagrasses

  • Describes the exceptionally diverse seagrasses in the temperate parts of the southern hemisphere
  • Introduces readers to the evolution, biology and ecology of the southern temperate seagrasses and presents a visual key to allow species identification using easily recognisable features
  • Distinctive features of each species is summarised with brief notes about their taxonomy, reproduction and ecology
  • 108 pages, paperback
  • Michelle Waycott, Kathryn McMahon and Paul Lavery
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Southern Temperate Seagrasses$30.00