Books


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An Irish Nature Year - Jane Powers

Code:ANI002

Call it a daily meditation on the world around us for nature-lovers and nature newbies alike, An Irish Nature Year gleefully explores the small mysteries of the seasons as they unfold - Who's cutting perfect circles in your roses? Which birds wear feathery trousers? And what, exactly, is an amethyst deceiver? An Irish Nature Year is an illustrated day book filled with plants, animals, birds ...

16.50

Garden Alchemy - Stephanie Rose

Code:GAR058

This gardening recipe and project book is packed with over 80 ideas to naturally beautify your garden, using organic methods that regenerate your soil and revitalize your plants. By following the processes that are closest to nature, it brings the gardener in sync with the garden, allowing plants to thrive with less effort and less cost.

17.00

Ireland's Trees - Niall Mac Coitir

Code:IRE002

Niall Mac Coitir brings to life the myths, legends and folklore associated with native Irish trees, much of which persists to this day. Two main themes emerge: the tree as a marker of important places such as royal sites or holy wells, and the role of trees as sources of magical power in folk customs and traditions, such as carrying a blackthorn sta. when out walking at night to ward off evil s...

14.00

Planting A New Perspective - Piet Ouldolf

Code:PLA025

Planting: A New Perspective. Piet Oudolf’s gardens—unique combinations of long-lived perennials and woody plants that are rich in texture and sophisticated in color—are breathtaking and have deep emotional resonance. With Planting, designers and home gardeners can recreate these plant-rich, beautiful gardens that support biodiversity ...

34.00

Planting The Natural Garden - Piet Ouldolf

Code:PLA026

When it was first published, Planting the Natural Garden--the first book by Piet Oufolf--heralded the start of the now immensely popular New Perennial Movement. Since then, Piet Oudolf has become one of the most iconic and groundbreaking designers of our time, responsible for some of the world's most important gardens, including the High Line, the Lurie Garden, the Battery, and Pottersfield. Fa...

30.00

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox & The Horse - Charlie Mackesy

Code:THE078

From the revered British illustrator, a modern fable for all ages that explores life’s universal lessons, featuring 100 color and black-and-white drawings. “What do you want to be when you grow up?” asked the mole. “Kind,” said the boy. Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful book based on his famous quartet of characters. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and...

20.00

The Land Gardeners Cut Flowers - Henrietta Courtauld & Bridget Elworthy

Code:LAN003

This is the story of The Land Gardeners, creators of productive gardens and stunning bundles of cut flowers. Based in the original walled garden at Wardington Manor, The Land Gardeners have revived the tradition of working with the land to produce abundant, seasonal flowers for clients use in decoration, design and events. But for all the frivolous, bucolic beauty of the flowers, it is the prod...

45.00

The Sea Garden - Marie Power

Code:SEA017

The Sea Garden is a smart little pocketbook with all the information needed for using seaweed in everyday cookery, in the garden and in skincare. The Top Ten edible species of seaweed on the Irish coast are described – attractive colour photographs and drawings aid identification will help the first-time forager to find what they need. There are lots of recipes – sweet, savoury, snacks – ...

16.00

The Well Gardened Mind - Sue Stuart Smith

Code:THE081

A distinguished psychiatrist and avid gardener offers an inspiring and consoling work about the healing effects of gardening and its ability to decrease stress and foster mental well-being in our everyday lives. The garden is often seen as a refuge, a place to forget worldly cares, removed from the “real” life that lies outside. But when we get our hands in the earth we connect with the cycle o...

22.00

War Gardens - Lalage Snow

Code:WAR002

Author, journalist, photographer and filmmaker Lalage Snow takes us on a journey through Afghanistan, Gaza, The West Bank, Israel and The Ukraine exploring private gardens tended to by civilians caught up in conflict and the universal search for peace.

17.00