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

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All New Square Foot Gardening, Second Edition: The Revolutionary Way to Grow More In Less Space
Mel Bartholomew

GARDEN BAR

Provides information about setting up a square foot garden, a growing method that is based on a grid of one-foot by one-foot squares which produces large yields with less space and less work.


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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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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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Outside the Not So Big House: Creating the Landscape of Home (Susanka)
Julie Moir Messervy,Sarah Susanka

GARDEN LANDSCAPE MES

A companion volume to Inside the Not So Big House explains how to create a seamless transition between indoor space and outdoor living through a consideration of the building in relation to the surrounding land and the development of a landscape design that links the inside and outside.


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The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre!
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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Plantiful: Start Small, Grow Big with 150 Plants That Spread, Self-Sow, and Overwinter
Kristin Green

GARDEN GRE

Presents simple lessons on propagating plants, providing plant profiles for self-sowing plants, spreaders, and plants that overwinter, and includes additional gardening tips and design ideas.


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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Vegetable Gardening
Daria Bowman,Carl A. Price

GARDEN VEG BOW

Offers techniques for plotting and planning; instructions for growing fruits, vegetables, herbs, and berries; and tips on pruning, feeding and harvesting a garden.


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Straw Bale Gardens: The Breakthrough Method for Growing Vegetables Anywhere, Earlier and with No Weeding
Joel Karsten

GARDEN VEG KAR

Provides information about how to use straw bales as planting containers for vegetable gardening.


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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 New Vegetable Growers Handbook: A Users Manual for the Vegetable Garden
Frank Tozer

GARDEN VEG TOZ

Provides information and advice on growing vegetable crops, covering such topics as when and where to plant, soil preparation, raising transplants, watering, feeding, weeds, pest control, harvesting, and seed saving.


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