THE ARMCHAIR GARDENER SERIES

Here is a list of gardening books available at the Greater Victoria Public Library that offer terrific information to help you have a wonderful garden season. Reviewed by Barbara Irwin, our very own librarian.

FIND YOUR BOOK BY TOPIC

GENERAL GARDENING

ATTRACTING WILDLIFE

COMPOSTING

CONTAINER & RAISED BEDS

CROPS & CLIMATE

EDIBLE WILD PLANTS

FOOD PRESERVATION/STORAGE

FRUIT CULTURE

GARDEN-TO-TABLE RECIPES

HERBS

LOCAL FOOD

NATIVE PLANTS

PERENNIALS

SEED SAVING

VEGETABLE GARDENING

WINTER GARDENING

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A

Art of Simple Food II

B

Backyard Bounty Kitchen Know-How Backyard Roots Batch book Beatrix Potter's Gardening Life Complete Canning Guide Birds, Bees, Butterflies

C

Canadian Gardener's Guide Composting for Canada Cool Season Gardener Cultivating Garden Style The Culinary Herbal

D

Deckchair Gardener

E

Eat Your Greens Edible Perennial Gardening Edible Spots & Pots Edible Wild Plants

F

50 Shades of Kale Food To Grow Four Season Farm Cookbook From Seed to Table Front Yard Forager

G

Garden of Small Beginnings Gardener's Guide to Weather Gardening for Birds, Butterflies and Bees Gardening for the Homebrewer Garlic Grow All You Can Eat Grow For Flavor Grow Vegetables Grow What You Eat

H

Herbs+Flowers Homegrown Pantry How To Grow Winter Vegetables

J

Joy of Keeping a Root Cellar

K

Kale Complete Guide

M

Monet's Palate

N

The New Shade Garden The New Vegetable Grower's Handbook

O

The Organic Gardener's Handbook

P

1001 Plants to Dream of Growing Plantiful Power Plants Putting Food By Preserving Preserving Food Without Freezing or Canning

R

Real Gardens Grow Natives Remarkable Plants

S

Salad Leaves for All Seasons Seed to Seed Small Space Vegetable Gardens The Speedy Vegetable Garden Starting Seeds Storing Your Home Grown

U

Ultimate Book of Vegetables The Urban Wildlife Gardener

V

Vertical Vegetable Gardening Grow For Flavor

W

Weather-Resilient Garden Wildlife-Friendly Gardening Winter Gardening Winter Harvest Handbook Worms Eat My Garbage

Y

Year Around Harvest Year-Round Vegetable Gardener