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 ASGA 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

NEW ADDITIONS TO OUR LIBRARY

Homegrown Pantry

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

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

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 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