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  • 0 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

3 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barnesville Public Library J 635 LET (Text) 33500013211305 New Checked out 05/04/2020
McIntosh Public Library J 635 LET (Text) 33500013211313 New Checked out 05/02/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780241382639
  • ISBN: 0241382637
  • ISBN: 146548549X
  • ISBN: 9781465485496
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley Limited in association with the Royal Horticultural Society, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Intro: an eco-friendly garden -- What is a plant? -- What plants need -- Gardening tools -- Kitchen garden -- Wildlife garden -- Recycling garden.
Summary, etc.:
Learn to grow your own vegetables and herbs, attract awesome wildlife such as butterflies and bees, and be a green gardener with lots of recycling tips. Whether you've got a big vegetable patch or just a windowsill, you can grow all sorts of plants with this colourful RHS book. Packed full of easy-to-follow step-by-step activities, this book helps children learn about conservation, recycling and sustainability in simple, practical, and hands-on ways. They will build a mini nature reserve, turn old wellies into plant pots, grow fruit and vegetables that they can really eat, plant a bee-friendly space, create a ladybird sanctuary, and much more. Help nature with every activity and discover the joys of growing plants from seeds. So grab your potting mix and let's get gardening!
Author Notes

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the UK, India, US, Germany, China, Canada, Spain and Australia.

DK's aim is to inspire, educate and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics, with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.

Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery and parenting. 

DK&;s extensive children&;s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the best-selling LEGO® books.

DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series.

Subject: Gardening > Juvenile literature.
Gardening for children > Juvenile literature.
Kitchen gardens > Juvenile literature.
Vegetable gardening > Juvenile literature.
Gardening to attract wildlife > Juvenile literature.
Recycling (Waste, etc.) > Juvenile literature.
Handicraft > Juvenile literature.
Gardening for children.
Gardening to attract wildlife.
Kitchen gardens.
Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Vegetable gardening.
Genre: Juvenile works.

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