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National Gardening Association (U.S.)

Works: 122 works in 256 publications in 4 languages and 14,162 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Dictionaries  Popular works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Other
Classifications: SB453, 635
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Most widely held works about National Gardening Association (U.S.)
Most widely held works by National Gardening Association (U.S.)
Gardening for dummies by Michael MacCaskey( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Croatian and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A user-friendly gardening book that shares information on: how to plan a garden; which kind of bulbs, trees, shrubs, and flowers to plant; how to find the right gardening tools, soil, and other accessories; how to water, weed, and prune the garden; how to prevent bugs, weeds, and other diseases; how to create special gardens; and more
Gardening all-in-one for dummies by Karan Davis Cutler( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete gardener's resource that answers every gardener's questions. Illustrations
Roses for dummies by Lance Walheim( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing roses is the focus of this special guide, which lists more than 125 varieties, covering the best bloomers, climbers, and most fragrant of the group. Now updated with coverage of more roses -- including the new English roses -- plus new illustrations, new zone maps, and more, this bestselling guide shows you step-by-step how to create the rose garden of your dreams. - Publisher
Landscaping for dummies by Philip Giroux( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains ideas, step-by-step instructions, and answers to questions about landscaping, discussing design, surfaces and enclosures, different types of plants, and other topics
Houseplants for dummies by Larry Hodgson( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to caring for all sorts of houseplants offers advice on plant selection and display
Lawn care for dummies by Lance Walheim( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the basics of lawn care, including designing a lawn, choosing and planting grass, installing an irrigation system, and caring for the lawn
Vegetable gardening for dummies by Charlie Nardozzi( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No patch of earth is too small to create a delectable vegetable garden when you have Vegetable Gardening For Dummies to help get you started. If you?ve always wanted to grow your own mouthwatering tomatoes, luscious lettuce, crisp, colorful carrots, and virtually any produce you love, you can make that happen with a little planning and care (not to mention the expert advice you get from this book!). After you taste how good homegrown vegetables are, you?ll never settle for supermarket produce again! Vegetable Gardening For Dummies guides you every step of the way with detailed instructions for everything from planning and preparing to planting, protecting, and harvesting. You discover ten almost "foolproof" vegetables to grow, and you find out how to enjoy new crops for months with succession planting. An entire chapter is dedicated to growing vegetables in containers on your roof or balcony if you don?t have a yard. More than a hundred illustrations throughout the book and tons of colorful photos provide inspiration and ideas for your own vegetable garden. Whether your goal is to grow all of your own food or simply to sneak a few edibles into your ornamental garden, you can find out all you need to know inside the covers of this book
Dictionary of horticulture by National Gardening Association( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entries cover gardening techniques, tools, pest control, plants to suit any climate, plant care, and other information
Gardening : the complete guide to growing America's favorite fruits & vegetables by National Gardening Association (U.S.)( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composting for dummies by Cathy Cromell( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Back-to-basics gardening that will benefit the earth and your wallet! Want to use ordinary waste to create an extraordinary garden? Composting lets you turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into free compost and mulch that's chock-full of nutrients. From building and working with traditional compost bins to starting an indoor worm-composting operation, Composting For Dummies makes these often intimidating projects easy, fun, and accessible for anyone! Digging into compost basics - get a handle on the benefits of composting and the tools you'll need to get started; Choosing the best method and location; find the best composting method and location that's right for you, whether it's above ground, in a hole, in a container or bin, or even right in your kitchen; Building your pile - learn which ingredients can go into your compost pile, what stays out, and how to mix it all up in the right proportions; Stepping beyond traditional composting; get the lowdown on vermicomposting (letting worms eat your garbage), growing green manures to compost later, and sheet composting in the same spot you plan to plant. Open the book and find: A step-by-step guide to composting; The right gear and tools for the job; Tips on constructing your own composting containers and bins; Materials you can safely compost (and those to avoid); Cover crops to improve your soil now and compost later; Recommendations for using your finished compost; What worms contribute to your compost; Troubleshooting advice if your compost pile isn't cooperating; Learn to: Turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into nutrient-rich compost; Build and maintain your own compost bin; Use worms to aid in composting, both indoors and out; Give your vegetable and flower gardens a boost of energy
Gardening basics for dummies by Steven A Frowine( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gardening basics for dummies contains everything you need to know about flowers, beds, borders, trees, shrubs, and lawns to create your own private paradise. This informative guide also covers all of the tools and additives available to make gardening easier
Decks & patios for dummies by Robert J Beckstrom( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amateur's guide to the design, construction, and maintenance of patios and decks, including information on equipment and materials, construction plans, and amenities such as lighting, barbecues, and storage
Perennials for dummies by Marcia Tatroe( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the selection and care of perennial flowers, ferns, and grasses and suggests varieties for different conditions, soils, and climates
Gardeners' questions answered by Stefan Buczacki( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert advice and practical solutions for all your gardening problems
The National Gardening Association guide to kids' gardening : a complete guide for teachers, parents, and youth leaders by Lynn Ocone( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains more than 70 activities that teachers can introduce into a school garden to make growing food a lively, surprise-filled experience. The layout is appealing and it is filled with experiments, tests and actvities that will involve kids in all facets of gardening
Everyday garden solutions : expert advice from the National Gardening Association( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers solutions to five hundred of the most commonly asked gardening questions, from cultivating heirloom vegetables and what to expect while composting to battling pests and growing plants in containers, providing complementary climate-zone maps
Container gardening for dummies by Bill Marken( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Want to spruce up indoor or outdoor space with annuals, perennials, vegetables, and succulents? Get clear, concise step-by-step instructions for cultivating delightful gardens in everything from a redwood window box to a hanging basket to an old watering can
Orchids for dummies by Steven A Frowine( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this handy guide, Steve Frowine shows you step by step how to select the right orchids, keep them healthy, encourage blooms, and even propagate your own plants
Annuals for dummies by Bill Marken( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Co-authored by the Editors of The National Gardening Association
Urban gardening for dummies by Paul Simon( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book helps you make the most of what you have in order to create an urban garden. Proven small-space gardening techniques will allow urban gardeners to maximize the use of their space, and get creative with gardens on building rooftops and balconies
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Landscaping for dummies
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