There are practical ways of turning any garden, large or small, formal or informal, country or suburban, into a butterfly garden. By carefully planning your planting, you can persuade these delightful creatures to take up residence with you. This edition includes new species and distribution maps.
Here we have a wonderful collection of herbs, and a few spices, that can be grown in your own garden. Herbs are by far the best and easiest of all edible plants to grow. Choosing what herb or spice is right for you is easy in this lovely illustrated guide to herbs and spice. Each herb listing has i... read more
This new edition of Straw Bale Gardens Complete is the only book you need to get started with the revolutionary gardening method that has taken the world by storm. Written ... read more
This is a no-nonsense guide to choosing, establishing and sustaining your patch of rural paradise in Australia and New Zealand. Chris Ferreira brings years of experience, a wealth of knowledge and a great sense of humour to thes... read more
A Tree in the House is part guide for the aspiring home florist, and part celebration of rural life in sync with nature. Annabelle Hickson provides stunning ideas and instructions for flower installations and arrangeme... read more
This new title in New Holland's award-winning Green Guides series investigates the ever-popular subject of Australia's trees and shrubs, celebrating the beauty, great diversity and unique evolution of the country's forests. The structure of this book is similar t... read more
Now available in paperback, this is a practical guide to encouraging birds to inhabit your garden and to enjoying the results. Well-known radio and TV personality, John Dengate covers subjects such as planning and planting a garden to suit birds; natural versus artificial feeding; creating a garden wetland; and much more.
Covers around 250 species of those wildflowers you are most likely to encounter growing in the more accessible or regularly visited parts of south-eastern Australia. Some species are widespread and common in all states, while others may be an important component of the plant community of just a small geographical area.
"There are few great poets alive at any one time, and W.S. Merwin is one of them. Read him." The Guardian"There are few great poets alive at any one time, and W.S. Merwin is one of them. Read him." The Guardian"Merwin has attained a transcendent and transformative elevation of beaming pe... read more