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A New Approach to Garden Design

Overcome the distinctive challenges associated with mountain gardening with our new book on garden design. Through Blue Ridge Mountain Gardening in Ashville, North Carolina, author Mike McLeod shares his effective strategies for creating and sustaining a thriving garden in the mountains with his new book.

Year-Round Color Is Now Possible

Gardens are a beautiful and satisfying addition to any landscape. And while mountainous terrains provide their own gardening challenges, you can overcome them with some hard work, an appreciation of the beauty of the mountains, and the compulsion to enhance and beautify your natural surroundings. You will face some setbacks and disappointments, but with a little persistence, you can create a beautiful garden that will last you for years to come.

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Gardening Ideas That Make a Difference

Purchase our new book, Blue Ridge Mountain Gardening, and learn the wisdom and insights that the author has gained from more than 30 years of developing his own plot on the Blue Ridge Mountains. Our book centers on principles including the use of composting and plants that are native to your area.

Filling your garden with the plants recommended by local professionals and choosing foliage for year-round color are major themes in this informative new book. The text also provides keen insight into irrigation, freeze damage, plant diseases, flower recommendations, and much more.

Building a Better Garden

Whether you're a novice or a seasoned professional, this remarkable work—illustrated with stunning photographs—is required reading for anyone living in hilly or mountainous areas who wants to build and maintain a beautiful garden. The print version of this book is priced at just $14.99, and an e-book version is priced at just $4.49.