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Fairy Gardens & Diminutive Green Spaces

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Fairy Garden Handbook
by Liza Gardner Walsh Details
Getting started -- Container fairy gardens -- Outdoor fairy gardens -- Garden projects -- Fairy garden tea party -- Indoor projects -- How to know if fairies have visited your garden.
Fairy Gardening : Creating Your Own Magical Miniature Garden
by Julie Bawden-Davis Details
Developing a theme -- Designing with a captivating focal point -- Accessorizing your miniature landscapes -- Creating action -- Telling a story -- Planting and care practicalities -- The perfect home : container choices -- Miniature plants for Fairyland -- Decorate for the holidays!
Gardening in Miniature : Create Your Own Tiny Living World
by Janit Calvo Details
Do a little gardening: miniature worlds 101 -- Shrinking the garden rules: scaled design basics -- Walking the miniature talk: patios and pathways -- It's a small world: plants for the miniature garden -- It needs you, you need it: garden care -- Personality plus: miniature garden accessories -- Let's make some magic: miniature garden projects -- Your fork as a rake: miniature garden maintenance.
Succulent container gardens : design eye-catching displays with 350 easy-care plants
by Debra Lee. Baldwin Details
With their colorful leaves, sculptural shapes, and simple care, succulents are beautiful yet forgiving plants for pots. If grown in containers, these dry-climate jewels -- which include but are not limited to cacti -- can be brought indoors in winter and so can thrive anywhere in the world.
Tabletop gardens : create 40 intimate gardens for the home, no matter what the season
by Rosemary. McCreary Details
Indoor plants bring living warmth to any interior d├ęcor. Arrange them in beautiful containers, root them creatively in varied textural beds, and enjoy the stunning results. Author Rosemary McCreary has designed 40 dazzling tabletop gardens to inspire the indoor green thumb year-round -- gardens that enhance the home with more drama than potted houseplants and greater durability than cut flowers.
Terrarium craft : create 50 magical, miniature worlds
by Amy. Bryant Aiello Details
A terrarium is nothing less than a miniature world -- one that you can create yourself. It might be a tiny rainforest, with lush foliage and bright tropical flowers. Or a desert, with strange succulents planted among colorful stones. Or a Victorian fernery. Or a minimalist composition with a single, perfect plant.
Terrariums reimagined : mini worlds made in creative containers
by Kat. Geiger Details
Add style, nature, and a touch of whimsy to your home with one-of-a-kind terrariums. Learn to design mini gardens in glass, stylish showpieces in unique containers, whether you are a novice or an expert.
Updated 04/06/2015
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