These are 10 of the most popular titles in Gardening at KDL this month!

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Guide to Michigan Vegetable Gardening (Vegetable Gardening Guides)
James Fizzell

GARDEN VEG FIZ

This book offers advice on everything from starting your garden from seed, to planning your garden with helpful space saving techniques. Make this guide a must-have resource for anyone interested in growing vegetables, no matter what their space requirements. Helpful charts will outline when to plant and when to harvest cool and warm season vegetables.


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All New Square Foot Gardening
Mel Bartholomew

GARDEN BAR

Provides instruction on creating a successful garden in limited space, covering such topics as planning a garden, building boxes, planting techniques, and harvesting vegetables.


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Best Garden Plants For Michigan
Alison Beck,Tim Wood

GARDEN WOO

A handy little guide features those varieties of annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, vines, climbers, roses, bulbs, and herbs best-suited to Michigan growing conditions, and is complemented by more than three hundred beautiful full-color photographs.


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The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre!
Edited by Carleen Madigan

GARDEN VEG BAC

Suggests organic methods for growing plants and raising animals on a small plot of land, explains how to determine the proper times for planting, and provides tips for using and preserving food.


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The Book of Gardening Projects for Kids: 101 Ways to Get Kids Outside, Dirty, and Having Fun
Whitney Cohen,John Fisher

GARDEN COH

Features simple, practical gardening advice, including how to design a play-friendly garden, ideas for fun-filled theme gardens and how to cook and preserve the garden’s bounty.


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The Edible Front Yard: The Mow-Less, Grow-More Plan for a Beautiful, Bountiful Garden
Ivette Soler

GARDEN 635 SOL

Offers suggestions on designing gardens, incorporating edibles and vegetables with ornamental plants.


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Perennials for Midwestern Gardens: Proven Plants for the Heartland
Anthony W. Kahtz

GARDEN FLOWERS KAH

Offers advice on choosing perennials suitable for midwestern gardens, with information on flowers, foliage, soil, propagation, and care.


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Gardening Month by Month in Michigan
Tim Wood,Don Engebretson,Don Wiliamson

GARDEN BEC

Create and maintain the beauty of your garden year-round by using this handy seasonal planner. Keep track of important annual events as they occur year after year, and make this book an enduring record of your garden. Filled with tips and advice on what to do and when to do it, this seasonal guide can be used any time of the year. Its inspiring color photographs and useful and interesting garden topics will help you keep your yard looking its best.—Publisher


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The Michigan Gardener's Companion: An Insider's Guide to Gardening in the Great Lakes State (Gardening Series)
Rita C. Henehan

GARDEN HEN

Addressing the unique horticultural challenges of Michigan, an illustrated gardening guide describes the various types of soil found throughout the state, as well as the limitations of the state’s climate and northern growing season, the diverse types of plants suitable for regional landscapes, and sections on lawns, vegetables, flowers, trees, plant diseases, and invasive plants.


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Mini Farming Guide to Vegetable Gardening: Self-Sufficiency from Asparagus to Zucchini (Mini Farming Guides)
Brett L. Markham

GARDEN VEG MAR

Describes a holistic approach to small-area farming that shows how to produce a large amount of food on a quarter acre of land, providing tips on soil types, weed control, canning and preserving and cooking for self-sufficiency.


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