25 Gardening Books You Should Own

by Merissa on July 29, 2016

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25 Wonderful gardening books that you need to consider owning!

25 Gardening Books You Should Own

Looking for a new book on gardening? I've got a great list for you of all highly rated gardening books! Check these out on Amazon or from your local library. I've marked a few of my very favorites that I would recommend and consider keeping on your bookshelf for reference at all times.

Please note that the prices for books listed could change at any time. Be sure and double check before you order.

1. The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre! - $15.21

2. Medicinal Herb Gardening: 10 Plants for the Self-Reliant Homestead Prepper - $14.99


3. The Organic Gardener's Handbook - $22.46 *Little House Living Favorite

4. Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long - $14.21

5. Mother Earth News Almanac: A Guide Through the Seasons - $13.89

6. Gaia's Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture - $18/42

7. Groundbreaking Food Gardens - $9.99

8. Modern Rustic: Greenhouses and Gardening - $3.99

9. Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner's Guide - $9.62

10. The Sustainable Vegetable Garden - $11.04


11. Rodale's Vegetable Garden Problem Solver - $10.99 *Little House Living Favorite

12. Growing & Using Herbs Successfully - $11.28

13. The All New Square Foot Gardening - $12.76

14. Natural Pest and Disease Control - $18.38

15. The Complete Homestead Planner - $11.95

16. The Encylopedia of Country Living - $19.92 *Little House Living Favorite


17. A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants - $14.58

18. The Market Gardener - $17.62

19. Backyard Homesteading: A Back-to-Basics Guide to Self-Sufficiency (Gardening) - $11.84

20. Homesteading Handbook vol. 2: Growing an Organic Vegetable Garden - $12.75

21. The Vegetable Gardener's Guide to Permaculture: Creating an Edible Ecosystem - $19.06

22. Let It Rot! - $9.52

23. Hunt Gather Grow Eat: Your Guide to Food Independence - $14.99

24. The Vegetable Gardener's Bible - $17.02 *Little House Living Favorite

25. Carrots Love Tomatoes - $8.67

The Gardening and Preserving Journal is here! If you are gardening or planning on doing any preserving this year, you NEED this wonderful sprial bound journal! Get your own copy here.


What are your favorite gardening books? Which do you already have on your shelves?


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