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61 G. H. Collingwood and Warren D. Bush Knowing Your Trees
Washington, D. C. The American Forestry Association. 1949. Eleventh printing. Hardcover. The book is in very good condition. The jacket has been replaced with one made from Christmas wrapping paper of decorated trees and is protected by a plastic jacket sleeve. 8.25 x 11.25 inches. 
A classic and extremely informative guide to trees. 806 black-and-white photographs showing typical trees and their leaves, bark, flowers, and fruits. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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62 George H. M. Lawrence An Introduction to Plant Taxonomy
New York The Macmillan Company 1953 Hardcover Good No jacket. Previous owner's name on front fly leaf. Binding is tight. 5.5 x 8.25 inches Marion Ruff Sheehan 
Written for the adult amateur botanist and the student of a local flora course at the college level. Provide information for an understanding of plant structures, a comprehension of why we have different contemporary systems of classification, and an understanding of fundamental principles of plant nomenclature, and an appreciation of the mechanics of plant identification, including the preparation and preservation of herbarium specimens. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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63 George Schenk How to Plan, Establish, and Maintain Rock Gardens
Menlo Park, California. Sunset Books. 1972. Oversize paperback. The book is in very good condition. 8.5 x 11 inches. Photographs by Don Normark. 
Hundreds of ideas for beginners and experienced collectors. Includes succulents, alpines and other favorite rock plants. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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64 Georgia S. Vance The Decorative Art of Dried Flower Arrangement
Garden City, New York. Doubleday and Company, Inc. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. The book is in good condition. The jacket is in fair condition with some edge tears and scuffing. 7 x 10 inches. 
This complete, inspiring guide takes you from choosing the proper technique of preservaqtion to the last cosmetic touches, from absolutely authentic traditional to ruggedly modern styles of arrangement. Step-by-step methods for 140 arrangements. Filled with black-and-white photographs and 28 color-plates. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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65 Gladys Taber Stillmeadow Album
Philadelphia and New York. J. B. Lippincott Company. 1969. First edition. Hardcover. The book is in as new condition. The jacket is in as new condition and is protected with a plastic jacket sleeve. 7.25 x 10 inches. Photographs by Jacques Chepard. 
The next best thing to a long visit with beloved author Gladys Taber at her farmhouse and surrounding thirty-eight acres: an irresistible big book with 60 pages of Stillmeadow photographs and facing pages of description and reminiscence that will be read and reread with intimate pleasure. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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66 Grant and Holly Gilmore Growing Midget Vegetables at Home
New York. Lancer Larchmont Books. 1973. Paperback. The book is in good condition. 5.25 x 7 inches. Patricia Sarch. 
Tells you in clear, easy-to-understand language how to grow miniature vegetables in a greenhouse, on a windowsill, in a big garden, or a tiny backyard. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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67 H. Edward Reiley Ortho's All About Azaleas, Camellias & Rhododendrons
Des Moines, Iowa. Meredith Books. 2001. 0897214579 / 9780897214575 Oversize paperback The book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear. 8.25 x 11 inches. 
Shows how to add spectacular color to your landscape. Includes tips to help you select and grow beautiful plants with a guide to 400 of the best varieties. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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68 Hal Bruce How to Grow Wildflowers and Wild Shrubs and Trees in Your Own Garden
New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1976. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. The book is in good condition. The jacket is in fair condition with some shelf wear and water staining to the top and bottom spine areas. 7 x 8.25 inches. 
Bruce guides you in learning to recognize, appreciate, and prize native American plants--and to save some species from oblivion by growing them in our own gardens. Illustrated with color photographs and black-and-white line drawings. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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69 Harold O. Perkins, guest editor House Plants
Brooklyn, New York. Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record. 1978 Vol. 18, No. 3, thirteenth printing. Saddle-stitched paper. The book is in good condition. 6 x 9 inches. 
Covers the culture, selection for specific purposes, bulb forcing, decorative uses, portraits of 100 good varieties, and pest control of house plants. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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70 Helen Morgenthau Fox Gardening with Herbs for Flavor and Fragrance
New York. Dover Publications, Inc. 1970. 0486225402 / 9780486225401 Trade paperback The book is in good condition. 5.5 x 8 inches. 
Delightfully written with complete coverage on the subject of growing herbs. Beyond providing every aspect of growing herbs, the author discusses when and how to harvest each herb and how to dry them. The final chapters cover cooking with herbs. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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71 Helen Van Pelt Wilson Successful Gardening with Perennials
Garden City, New York. Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1976. 038506358X / 9780385063586 Book Club Edition. Hardcover. The book is in very good condition with some slight spotting to page edges. The binding is tight and square. The jacket is in good condition with some slight scuffing at corners and with minor edge tears. 6 x 9 inches. 
A garden authority offers a multitude of ideas for using perennials alone or with other plants to achieve a year-round display of flowers and foliage. Includes advice on selecting perennials for fragrance or color, for drought- and heat-resistance, for the seashore or city, or that are low-growing hybrids for smaller gardens. Also there is a guide to propagating your own perennials from seeds, cuttings, and divisions. Plus there is a dictionary of 500 fine perennials with descriptions, month-by-month schedules of when to plant and prune, lists of supplies, and index and more than 100 illustrations. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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72 Henry Mitchell The Essential Earthman
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1983 0374517657 / 9780374517656 First Farrar Straus Giroux Edition Trade Paperback Good 5.75 x 9.25 inches 
"Let us pinch the petunias, but not the praise: This may be the most soul-satisfying gardening book in years."--Neal Johnston, The New York Times Book Review "Full of thoughts, information and the sheer joy of being a gardener, ... a practical, down-to earth book and should be most helpful to any new gardener with bare ground and big ideas."--Bertha Benkard Rose, The Washington Post Book World 
Price: 9.00 USD
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73 Henry Teuscher Window-Box Gardening
New York. The Macmillan Company. 1956. First Printing. Hardcover. The book is in good condition. Previous owner's name in pen on front fly leaf. The jacket is in good condition with a few chips and edge tears. 5.5 x 8.25 inches. 
An illustrated guide for the outdoor culture of plants in boxes, tubs, and hanging baskets. Information on when to exactly sow seeds and set out plants for flowering at a specific period is given. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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74 Ireland-Gannon Associates Beds & Borders: 40 Professional Designs for Do-It-Yourselfers
Tucson, Arizona. Home Planners. 1998. 1881955451 / 9781881955450 Oversize paperback. The book is in as new condition. 8.25 x 11 inches. Illustrations by Ray Skibinski. 
40 plans for beautiful beds and borders including maintenance techniques and tips. Numerous full-color photographs. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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75 Isabel Zucker Flowering Shrubs & Small Trees
New York Grove Weidenfeld 1990 0802112420 / 9780802112422 Hardcover. The book is in very good condition. The jacket is in good condition with a small edge tear at the top corner of the front cover and spine. Minimal shelf wear. 8.5 x 11 inches. Photographs by Derek Fell 
Updated and illustrated in full color throughout, this book provides detailed descriptions of more than 600 blossoming shrub and tree species. Includes instructions for selecting, planting, maintaining, and propagating shrubs; troubleshooting tips for rust, rot, mildew, and other shrub problems; remedial steps to rejuvenate overgrown shrubs; and easy-to-use lists of shrubs for special purposes and a handy bloom time chart. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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76 J. I. Rodale and Staff How to Grow Vegetables and Fruits by the Organic Method
Emmaus, Pennsylvania. Rodale Books, Inc. 1965 Special Deluxe Edition. Hardcover. The book is in good condition with spotting to the page edges. No jacket. 5.5 x 8.5 inches. 
You can garden the organic way and grow healthful fruits and vegetables without toxic pesticides. Covers it all from vegetables, fruits, nuts, herbs and exotic tropical fruits. Numerous helpful charts, tables, and black-and-white photographs. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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77 J. R. Brown, Alain White, Boyd L. Sloane and G. W. Reynolds Succulents for the Amateur
Pasadena, California. Abbey Garden Press. 1939. Hardcover. The book is in good condition with some light water staining to the bottom of the pages. The cover has some stains to front cover. 6 x 9 inches. 
The authors tell with pictures the varied and interesting forms found among succulents. Includes brief notes on propagation and culture which will help the beginner grow these unique plants. 400 black-and-white pictures. Indexed. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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78 Jack Herer's The Emperor Wears No Clothes
Van Nuys, CA. Ah Ha Publishing. 2000. 1878125028 / 9781878125026 Eleventh Edition. Oversize paperback. The book is in good condition. 8.5 x 11 inches. 
Discover how and why Cannabis prohibition began and what it has meant to America; all the uses of hemp as medicine, food, fuel, fiber, paper, and as a plastic replacement; facts on marijuana smoking and its effect on the human body; who profits from the prohibition and criminalization of Cannabis; and what you can do to speed up legalization and profit from the coming changes. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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79 Jack Kramer Cacti and Other Succulents
New York. Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1977. 0810907534 / 9780810907539 Hardcover. The book is in good condition. The jacket is in fair condition with modest scuffings and edge tears. 8.5 x 11.5 inches. Photographs by Don Worth. 
Noted horticulturist Jack Kramer guide the aspiring cactus cultivator to absolute mastery over these wonderful plants--from where to buy them, how to grow them, and propagating techniques to ways to use them in a variety of decorative schemes, both indoors and outdoors. Above all, he shares his profound knowledge of cacti and other succulents in his fascinating account of their history, structure, and organization. Extensive lists of the plants by botanical and common name, their flowering seasons, the most popular plants, and rare and unusual species; bibliography; and how-to drawings truly make this a complete book on cacti and other succulents, and a most instructive visually exciting one as well. 188 illustrations, including 67 in full color. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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80 Jack Kramer Greenhouse Gardening Made Easy
New York. Bantam Books. 1976. Book Club Edition. Hardcover The book is in near fine condition. The jacket is in near fine condition. 5.25 x 8.125 inches. 
An in-depth guide, abundantly illustrated with photographs and diagrams shows how to avoid common, often costly pitfalls and enjoy greenhouse gardening for annuals, perennials, fruits and vegetables. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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