Gardening Resources

A list of great gardening resources.

| June/July 2005

Garden Resources

Many resources that provide a good introduction to organic gardening.

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Great Gardening Books

The many shelves of gardening books you’ll find at your local library and bookstores can yield some treasures, particularly if you’re looking for information about your region. The following books, however, will provide a good introduction to organic gardening:

The Garden Primer, by Barbara Damrosch

Straight Ahead Organic: A Step by Step Guide to Growing Great Vegetables in a Less-than-Perfect World, by Shepherd Ogden

The New Seed Starter’s Handbook, by Nancy Bubel Weedless Gardening, by Lee Reich

McGee & Stuckey’s Bountiful Container: Create Container Gardens of Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits, and Edible Flowers, by Rose Marie Nichols McGee and Maggie Stuckey

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