How to - Organic Gardening

Green resources

A compendium of books and websites for the earth-friendly gardener.

Green lawns

Building a Healthy Lawn: A Safe and Natural Approach
by Stuart Franklin, Storey Publishing, LLC, 184 pages, paper, $19.97.

The Organic Lawn-Care Manual: An All-Natural, Low-Maintenance System for a Safe and Beautiful Yard
by Paul Tukey, Storey Publishing, LLC, 271 pages, paper, $33.95.

Food gardening

All New Square Foot Gardening: Grow More in Less Space!
by Mel Bartholomew, Cool Springs Press, 272 pages, softcover, $21.

The Canadian Edible Garden: Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits & Seeds by Alison Beck, Lone Pine Publishing, 248 pages, paper, $21.95.

Creative Vegetable Gardening
by Joy Larkcom, Mitchell Beazley, 208 pages, softcover, $21.95.

Native plants

100 Easy-To-Grow Native Plants: For Canadian Gardens
by Lorraine Johnson, Whitecap Books,160 pages, softcover, $24.95.

Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens
by Douglas W. Tallamy, Timber Press, 288 pages, hardcover,  $37.95.

Evergreen Native Plant Database

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