Gardening

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Bonsai | Penjing

By Danielle Ouellet

The beauty and evolution of an intriguing art form.

The Montréal Botanical Garden’s collections of bonsai and penjing are among the best in North America, including more than 350 trees, some dating from the 17th century. For the first time, these stylized horticultural creations ... Read more

Creating the Prairie Xeriscape

By Sara Williams

Over the last ten years 'xeriscape' has become a watchword for water-conscious gardeners. Extensively revised and updated, Creating the Prairie Xeriscape moves on from the basics to give today's gardeners a complete guide to planning, designing and maintaining their own xeriscape ... Read more

Down To Earth

By Helen McAllister & Jennifer Heath

Two friends began peeking over fences to find out how people in cold climates grow their own food. Throughout the beautiful Elk Valley, in the southeastern corner of British Columbia, they found generous gardeners who taught them simple ways to grow more productive and sustainable ... Read more

Freshly Picked

By Jane Reid

Take a delightful journey through BC's extraordinary bounty and explore the secrets of locally grown fruits and vegetables. In Jane Reid's new book, FRESHLY PICKED, foodies, locavores and gardeners will discover fascinating information about the plentiful harvests that BC farmers ... Read more

Growing Marijuana Indoors

By Jay Carter Brown

With clear information and helpful tips presented in a straightforward format, this handbook teaches marijuana growers how to cultivate the best pot in the world. Whether it's medical (cannabis indica) or recreational marijuana (cannabis sativa), growing good, effective ganja ... Read more

The Fruitful City

By Helena Moncrieff

 

Nominated for the 2019 Heritage Toronto Book Award

Shortlisted for the 2019 Kobo Emerging Writer Prize

“Moncrieff eloquently reminds readers of the bounty and beauty that surround them.” —Publishers Weekly

Examining the roots and fruits of the urban foodscape

Our cities ... Read more