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TREES FOR WARM AND TEMPERATE CLIMATES
Macoboy, Stirling
ISBN: 0725404817
Ure Smith Dee Why West, N.S.W., Australia 1979 First Edition
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hardcover and Dustjacket 182pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Gilt title to front panel of brown boards, which are very mildly shelf-rubbed only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, French-fold dustjacket negligibly indented, sticker ghost to front fold-in flap. "As well as the European favourites, including many new and special varieties, you will find a host of magnificent trees from the new world, together with notes on their origin, cultivation and habits. All the essential facts are given about all the included trees - their size, speed of growth, climatic range, details of their flowers, fruits and foliage - and most importantly their many uses to mankind . . . all are illustrated in superb colour, and a detailed index lists both botanical and common names." Stirling Macoboy, who died in 2005, was the author and photographer of over forty gardening books. Book weight approx. 1.49 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009986  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Dig Modern Australian Gardening
Kirton, Meredith
ISBN: 1740453654
Murdoch Books Sydney 2004 First Thus
Small 4to Soft Cover 440pp, index, 100s of pics. Full of indepth and down to earth horticultural advice.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320911  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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MINIATURE ROSES
Eagle, Dawn and Barry
ISBN: 0002175681
William Collins Auckland 1985 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover and Dustjacket 128pp., full-colour photographic illustrations, b/white line drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain blue boards minimally shelf-rubbed only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn and scuffed. " . . . describes the fascinating history of miniature roses, their propagation, hybridising, cultivation, and seasonal care. The major part of 'Miniature Roses' is devoted to an alphabetical listing of over 250 miniature rose varieties, with a brief description of each, giving details of flower colour and size, the height of the plant and its distinctive characteristics." Includes Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 926g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009912  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Growing Azaleas
Evans, Allan
ISBN: 0864170831
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst, Australia 1994 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, first edition, 184gms, 60 pages. This book shows you how to get the most out of your azalea plantings. It includes instructions on buying plants, selecting and preparing the site, planting, fertilising, watering, and controlling pests and diseases. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: GAR116  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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LAVENDER, SWEET LAVENDER
McLeod, Judyth A.
ISBN: 0864176015
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst, N.S.W., Australia 1993 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover 120pp., colour photographic illustrations, and b/white line-drawings (by the author). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. " . . . in this definitive book, the essence of lavender itself is unerringly captured. There is an amazing potpourri provided of traditional and innovative culinary, craft and fragrance uses . . . Lavender farms from around the world, together with the history of lavender farming, modern lavender farming techniques and oil extraction are described . . . describes in detail and offers designs for a range of exquisite small authentic historical lavender gardens, together with expert advice on successfully growing this quintessential cottage plant. An extensive and comprehensive botanical monograph on the genus is included." Book weight approx. 285g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010497  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Orchids for Amateurs
Briscoe, T.W
Collingridge London 1946 Third Edition
8vo Hard Cover . 128pp. An everyman's guide to growing orchids. Drawings and B/W phototgraphs. Some spotting on end papers and original owners inscription circa 1947.  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10931  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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BRUNNING’S AUSTRALIAN GARDENER
, Illustrated by David Mitchelhill
Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1978   
  Boards. Revised Edition. 8vo. ISBN:0 207 13824 9. owners notation on ffep , some edgewear else good in good dw. colour and b&w illus.45th edition.  
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8806  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Gardening Australia Magazine (ABC) - 2004 (April, December); 2005 (January, April, June, July, September).
Myers-Cooke, Brodee
Federal Publishing Sydney  
4to Magazine Gloss colour magazine. Tie-in with the Australian Broadcastin Corporation program Gardening Australia. All copies in excellent condition. A$4.00 per copy. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 4.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010570  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Brunning’s Australian Gardener
Lord, Ernest E.
Angus & Robertson Sydney  
8vo Hard Cover Olive green boards. Book very firm and clean. Illustrated throughout.  Very Good
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010572  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Watters Garden Guide
no author
Watters & Sons Melbourne  
32mo Wrapper 72pp. Colour wrapper. Wrapper is fragile with pull and tearing along spine but internally book firm and clean. B&W photographs. Catalogue of seeds available - flower, vegetable, grass, clovers, green fodder crops, etc. Not dated but circa 1940s/1950s. Oblong booklet. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fair - Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010573  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Building Your Garden
Penberthy, Ian
Artists House London 1989 
4to Hard Cover 120pp. Gloss pictorial boards. Colour illustrated throughout. Excellent condition. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper has just a hint of edge abrasion. ISBN 086134118x.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010574  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Essential Kitchen Gardener. An A to Z Guide to Growing What You Eat.
Arkin, Frieda
New York: Galahad Books, 1996   
  Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. First Thus. 8vo. xx,346pp, b/w ills. Full of good advice.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17124  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Creating Small Gardens
Strong, Roy
ISBN: 1850291853
Conran Octopus London 1994 Reprint
Square 4to Soft Cover . 144pp, illus. with col. photos and designs. A lovely book from an acclaimed British garden designer.  Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18300  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The World of Kew
King, Ronald
ISBN: 0333247426
Macmillan Papermac London 1978 Reprint
4to Card Covers 128pp, profusely illus, a study of the fascinating Royal Gardens at Kew.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18419  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Lansdowne Complete book of Gardeneng
Var
ISBN: 0701817496
Lansdowne Sydney 1985 Reprint
Thick Quarto Hard Cover 558pp, numerous contributors, profusely illus. with b&w drawings and colour plates.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18871  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Chrysanthemums their colorful kin and friends - colourful
Various
ISBN: 0855664320
Murray Sydney 1979 First Edition
4to Hard Cover 112pp, index. Wonderful colour photographs + b&w photos.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 156  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Great Gardens of the World
King, Ronald
ISBN: 1850520305
Peerage London 1985 Reprint
4to Hard Cover For lovers of gardens from all over the world. 300 pp. Colour and BW photos.   Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19200  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Flowering Shrubs
Macoboy, Stirling
ISBN: 0701817216
Lansdowne Sydney 1984 First Edition
4to Hard Cover Everything from choosing shrubs, buying them, planting, to watering, feeding, fragrance and much more. 176 pp. Colour photos of shrubs on every page.   Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20039  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Tropical Flowers and Plants
Macoboy, Stirling
Sydney: Paul Hamlyn, 1974   First Edition
Small 4to Hard Cover 128pp,. colour ills. Vg h/c in like dj.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21360  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Busy Little Gardener.
Barden, Helen. Illus By Penny Dann
ISBN: 1850292590
Conran Octopus London 1990 First Edition
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Laminated Boards A first gardening book for very little people.32pp, all colour photos and drawings. Bright pictorial hardcover.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22023  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Bonsai
Peter Chan
New Burlington Books London 1989 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover 1.4kg. shelf wear. sun fading to jacket. large tear/chip to spine section of jacket.  Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 044258  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Plant Propagation in Pictures
Montague Free
Museum Press London 1957 First
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Cloth Previous owner inscript. Acid transfer form dj to front end paper. DJ chipped worn and price clipped. Wear to edges of spine and cover, but otherwise good tight copy.  Fair to Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000084  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Some Avocado Varieties for Australia
D. McE. Alexander
CSIRO  1978 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Staple Bound with Card Covers weight 115grams, some wear to edges of the book, unlining throught the book in black pen. overall a great reading book  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015755  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Garden Trees and Shrubs in Australia
Harold Sargeant
Macmillan South Australia 1968 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 1.105kgs, minor fading around edges of book. minor water damage to bottom page edges text affected, otherwise a great reading book  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015756  Bookseller: Book Lore
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The Australian Weekend Gardener
no author
ABC Books Sydney 1983 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 1.035kgs. slight bumping to edges of DJ. internally neat and tight  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015758  Bookseller: Book Lore
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The Australian Gardener’s Diary
Ed: Margaret Barret
Nelson   
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 865grams. minor bumping to top edge of DJ. internally neat and tight  Near Fine
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015765  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Growing Australian Native Plants
F.J.C. Rogers
Nelson Melbourne 1974 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 535grams. considerable damage to DJ along spine and top edge. normal shelf wear to bottom edge of book internally neat and tight  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015766  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Brunning’s Australian Gardener
no author
Angus & Robertson London 1979 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 905grams. minor chipping to top of DJ, minor shelf wear to bottom of book. internally neat and tight  Very Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015771  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Australian Gardening Library Vol 1-6
no author
Bay Books Sydney 1980 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover weight 4.705kgs. minor shelf damage on bottom edges of all six book, internally all copys are neat and tight  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015781  Bookseller: Book Lore
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Exotic Ferns in Australia
D.L Jones & C.J. Goudey
Reed Sydney 1981 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover weight 460grams. very minor shelf wear to DJ and book. internally neat and tight  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015782  Bookseller: Book Lore
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