These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
April 17, 2015
Yosemite National Park, Calif. : Yosemite Association, ©2000.
124 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
April 16, 2015
Greig, Lloyd B.
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2011.
vi, 114 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
The basics -- Fibroids and pregnancy -- Initial treatment -- Nonsurgical treatment -- Surgical treatment -- Uterine artery embolization -- Myomectomy -- Hysterectomy.
"What are fibroids? Do fibroids affect my ability to become pregnant and to have children? Should fibroids be treated? What is uterine artery embolization (UAE)? If the fibroids are not causing any problems, is watchful waiting a better option than surgery?" -- Cover.
March 30, 2015
Waldin, Monty, author.
New York, New York : DK, Penguin Random House, 2015.
253 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
The organic way -- The biodynamic approach -- Biodynamic garden planner. Root days ; Flower days ; Leaf days ; Fruit days.
Biodynamic gardening is a totally organic approach to revitalizing your garden. It improves plant health and makes your garden more naturally resistant to pests and diseases. It aims to increase the yield and intensify the flavor of your produce, makes your flowers vibrant and colorful, attracts beneficial wildlife, and is kind to the environment.
March 27, 2015
255 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Where can I grow crops -- Growing crops in urban areas -- Understanding light -- Water and exposure -- Getting to know your soil -- Benefits of raised beds -- Reasons to use containers -- What should I grow -- Top sun-loving crops -- Top shade-tolerant crops -- Top high-yielding crops -- Top quick-growing crops -- Top easy-care crops -- Top shallow-rooted crops -- Making the most of your growing space -- Extending the growing season -- Preparing your soil -- Sowing seeds in succession -- Feeding and watering -- Beneficial insects -- Companion planting -- Balcony planters and saddlebags -- Strawberry colander -- Corn oil drum -- Cucumber trellis -- Ladder shelves -- Easy lean-to shelves -- Bicycle wheel trellis -- Pallet planter -- Zucchini in a bag -- Blueberry in a pot -- DIY window box -- Squash trellis -- Growing gutters -- Productive paving -- Hanging herbs -- Wall pockets -- A nine-pot plot -- DIY raised bed -- The easy-to-grow bed -- Gourmet bed -- Circular salad bed -- The med bed -- Shady bed -- Tasty herb bed -- Crop planner -- Common pests, weeds, diseases, and disorders.
No matter how small your space, get every inch of it growing with tasty fruit and vegetables. Gather fruit fresh from your doorstep, pick herbs from your balcony, create walls of edible produce, and plant a raised bed that is both beautiful and productive. This guide proves you can grow food anywhere. Learn what to grow, how to use your space efficiently, and how to maximize your yield. You'll soon be harvesting a feast from your front door.-- Cover verso.
March 27, 2015
Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, 
217 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
"Originally published in different form as The postage stamp garden book by Adams Media, Holbrook, MA in 1999 and by J.P. Tarcher, Los Angeles, CA in 1976."
Planning your postage stamp vegetable garden -- The postage stamp soil mix -- Getting your ground ready -- When and how to plant -- Watering your postage stamp vegetable garden -- Heirloom vegetables and herbs you'll love to grow -- Plants that like each other -- Controlling pests, diseases, and critters.
March 27, 2015
Karsten, Joel, 1969- author.
Minneapolis, Minn. : Cool Springs Press, 2015.
176 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
SBGS in small, urban and unusual spaces -- Straw -- Planning your stray bale garden -- Making your own bales -- Conditioning the bales -- Organic straw bale gardens -- Planting sees and seedlings -- Straw bale greenhouse -- Growing your straw bale garden -- SBGS and water -- Harvest time -- What remains is gold -- Plant profiles.
March 27, 2015
Minneapolis, Minn. : Cool Springs Press, 2014.
240 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm.
Pt. I. Growing edibles in the Midwest -- The Midwest region -- Seasonal gardening -- Building great soil -- Planning and planting your garden -- Growing your garden -- Pt. II. Fruit and vegetable profiles -- Fruit and nut gardening -- Vegetable and herb gardening.
This book includes planting, care, and harvesting information for more than 60 fruits, vegetables and herbs; popular selections, from arugula to zucchini; a variety of additional common and unusual fruits, vegetables, and herbs; and advice on garden planning, creating the perfect soil, watering, and more.
March 12, 2015
Bennett, Pamela, author.
Pittsburgh : St. Lynns Press, 2015.
xxii, 201 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm
March 4, 2015
Bloom, Jessi, author.
Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2015.
336 pages : color illustrations, color charts ; 26 cm
Permaculture basics -- Permaculture ethics and principles -- Learning from nature -- The permaculture design process -- Gathering information -- Putting the design together -- Figuring out the details -- Permaculture systems -- Soil fertility: improving tilth and nutrients -- Water: making the most of a limited resource -- Waste: plugging leaks in the system -- Energy: minimizing the work we do ourselves -- Shelter: building functional, efficient structures -- Food and plant systems: providing for our own needs -- Animals and wildlife: welcoming natural diversity -- 50 useful plants for permaculture landscapes -- Invisible structures.
March 4, 2015
Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, Inc., 2015.
265 pages : illustrations, color ; 23 cm
The new millennial rose garden -- The Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden -- The evolution of roses -- Rose growth habits -- Roses in the garden -- Regional rose growing -- Rose trials -- Growing roses sustainably -- Buying roses -- What do roses need? -- Planting roses -- Pruning roses -- Rose care: feeding your soil -- Rose care: diseases -- Rose care: pests -- The chemical-free rose directory: 150 disease-resistant roses -- Roses by class, habit, and color -- Roses by class and habit -- Roses by color.
The Tao of vegetable gardening : cultivating tomatoes, greens, peas, beans, squash, joy, and serenity
February 19, 2015
Deppe, Carol, author.
White River Junction, Vermont : Chelsea Green Publishing, 2015.
xiv, 265 pages, 16 pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Honoring the land -- Honoring the essential nature of the plants -- Honoring your own essential nature -- Flexibility -- Balance -- Non-doing -- Beginning; tomatoes -- Nurturing; weeding -- Non-knowing; squash -- Effortless effort: the eat-all greens garden -- Peas and beans -- Joy -- Completion: seeds.
February 13, 2015
Attlee, Helena, 1958- author.
Woodstock, Vermont : The Countryman Press, 2014.
ix, 247 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Homegrown berries : successfully grow your own strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, and more
February 2, 2015
Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, Inc., 2014.
208 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
"This work incorporates portions of The Berry Grower's Companion copyright © 2000 by Barbara L. Bowling."
Berry basics -- Berries in your yard -- Strawberries -- Raspberries and blackberries -- Blueberries -- Specialty berries.
February 2, 2015
Clausen, Ruth Rogers, 1938-
Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2014.
427 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Perennial basics -- Perennials A-Z.
January 23, 2015
Cornell, Kari A.
Minneapolis, MN : Millbrook Press, 
48 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm.
Spring -- Start your own seeds -- Build a sweet pea or pole bean tent -- Grow a sack of potatoes -- Summer -- Plant a strawberry basket -- Make a birds and bees garden -- Create a hanging garden -- Autumn -- Force a pot of daffodils -- Create an herb window box -- Make a compost bin -- Winter -- Build a terrarium in a jar -- Grow an avocado plant from seed -- Grow your own mini salad.
The Bartlett book of garden elements : a practical compendium of inspired designs for the working gardener
January 22, 2015
Bartlett, Michael Valentine, author.
Jaffrey, New Hampshire : David R. Godine, 2014.
271 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
January 21, 2015
New York, New York : Gotham Books, 
xix, 298 pages : map ; 22 cm
January 16, 2015
Ralph, Ann (Horticulturist)
North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2014.
168 pages : illustrations, color ; 23 cm
Small is beautiful -- The short fruit tree method -- The elementary principles of pruning -- Choosing varieties -- The fruit tree comes home -- The conversation begins: the hardest pruning cut you'll ever have to make -- The conversation continues -- How much water does a fruit tree need? -- Working with mother nature -- Ripe fruit -- Entering the zone of equilibrium.
January 15, 2015
Duvall, Chris S., author.
264 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 23 cm.
What is Cannabis? -- Ancient Cannabis -- Hemp travels the world -- The drug goes global -- Things to make with and for Cannabis -- Symbolism starring Cannabis -- How do you know Cannabis?
"In Cannabis Chris Duvall explores the cultural history and geography of humanity's most widely distributed crop, which supplies both hemp and marijuana."--Publisher's description.
January 14, 2015
Dupon, Olivier, author.
287 pages : color illustrations ; 36 cm
"A lavish, oversized volume of floral arrangements, installations, and other designs from the world's most exciting, innovative, and cutting-edge floral artists"-- Provided by publisher.
January 9, 2015
North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2015.
255 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
The origins of today's tomato -- Anatomy of a tomato -- Planning and planting -- Growing, maintenance, and care -- Harvest celebration -- Saving for the future -- Breed your own tomatoes -- Q&A -- Troubleshooting guide: diseases, pests, and other issues.
January 9, 2015
Bellamy, Andrea, author.
213 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Finding space -- Assessing your space -- Design in a small area -- Planning for planting -- Building your garden -- Optimizing your soil -- Sowing and growing -- Keeping plants healthy -- Making the most of limited space -- Harvesting and preparing for next year.
January 8, 2015
Morgan, Lisa, author.
Gloucester : Quarry, 2015.
176 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
January 8, 2015
New York, New York : Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2014.
400 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
At head of title: Smithsonian.
January 6, 2015
DeWitt, Dave, author.
Salt Lake City, Utah : Torrey House Press, 2015.
159 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Planning your microfarm -- Fourteen featured microfarmers and one big buyer -- My microfarms -- Building your microfarm -- How to sell, market, and advertise your microfarm.
This guide gives prospective microfarmers the dirt on realistic essentials for turning a garden into a money-making enterprise. The author advises on such basics as business plans and sales techniques; profiles a range of actual working microfarms, from flowers to killer bees; and relates stories from his own microfarming.
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