New books for week of February 04, 2012

Book cover of “What’s Wrong with My Vegetable Garden? By David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth“What’s Wrong with My Vegetable Garden?”
by David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth

This is a 100 percent organic gardening guide with clear photographs of specific problems to help determine exactly what's wrong with your plant. Authors David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth are experts at diagnosing plant problems, and equally expert at finding safe, effective solutions. Follow their advice for a garden that's healthy, productive, and problem-free.

 

Book cover of “The Complete Guide to Yards, Gardens & Landscapes” by Creative Publishing International“The Complete Guide to Yards, Gardens & Landscapes”
 by Creative Publishing International

After major construction is completed on a landscape, adding personal finishing touches is what turns the yard into a genuine extension of the home, allowing it to reflect the personality and tastes of the owner. The book includes projects for the living garden, such as installing decorative edging, constructing a rock garden, and building planters and window boxes.

 

Bookcover of “Home Landscaping: Northwest Region including British Columbia” by Roger Holmes and Don Marshall“Home Landscaping: Northwest Region including British Columbia”
by Roger Holmes and Don Marshall

Using about 200 plants that thrive in the region, landscape professionals from the northwestern states created 40 plans for all areas around the home. In addition to giving information about caring for the specific plants in each design, the book also instructs readers on installing the featured paths, fences, walls, and arbors.

This title is also available in downloadable e-book format.