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Picture of the productAttracting Butterflies to your Garden
Have you ever wondered where all the butterflies have gone? Attracting Butterflies to your Garden is for those people who would like to see more of these beautiful creatures in the gardens of the Adelaide region. This book shows how to encourage forty of the more common butterflies to visit and breed in your garden. Following an exploration of the fascinating life-cycle of butterflies and the principles of 'butterfly gardening', each species is profiled, along with local native plants that butterlies like - and you'll love - in your garden.

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Picture of the productIt's Blue with Five Petals
An easy to use colour coded field guide to the wildflowers of the Adelaide Region.

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Picture of the productIt is Easy Being Green
It Is Easy Being Green is an extraordinary environmental book for businesses of all sizes and budgets that will show them how to implement effective and affordable environmental management systems. Jean understands the time pressures business people and managers are under and that to get the true benefits of management systems, they must be kept simple. It Is Easy Being Green will provide practical, balanced and commonsense information on how to manage your business in an environmentally friendly and effective way.


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Picture of the productFocus on Flora
This book showcases the wonderful diversity of native flora of the Adelaide Hills and Barossa area, including a detailed focus on the Northern Adelaide Hills. The photography and the book text were completed by a small group of interested people from the Kersbrook Landcare Group. The book contains photos of over 280 of the regions most commonly seen species.


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Picture of the productGrasses of South Australia
All the state’s grasses featured with over 450 line drawings. Descriptions, illustrations and keys provide the essential information to confirm the identity of each grass.


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Picture of the productHeartwood
Rowan Reid is a forest scientist with over 30 years’ experience as a researcher, lecturer, extension agent and tree farmer. In his latest book, Heartwood: The art and science of growing trees for conservation and profit, Rowan proposes a radical new approach to forestry and Landcare that challenges the idea that harvesting trees for timber is always bad for the environment.

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Picture of the productKnowing, Growing Acacia For Food & Conservation
Acacias, or wattles as they are commonly known are the most widely distributed plant growing on the Australian continent, with some 1,063 known species to date. This practical guide explores the possibilities of growing some of the temperate and arid Acacias as a food source and for conservation. It covers seed collection, propagation, Aboriginal language names, food and nutritional value and much more. Soft cover, 16.5 cm x 24 cm.

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Picture of the productLyn's Journal
A selection of illustrations from field journals kept by a lady of the Adelaide Hills

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Picture of the productMangrove To Mallee
The complete guide to the vegetation of temperate South Australia. This beautiful hard back book provides a field guide to native vegetation communities, plant species and environmental weeks of South Australia’s Southern agricultural districts


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Picture of the productNature Crafts with Common Plants
Following on from the success of ‘Nature Crafts for Aussie Kids’, this book features a range of inspiring nature crafts made from commonly found plant materials. It is a great resource for ideas to encourage children to interact with nature in a creative manner.



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Picture of the productNative Eucalypts of South Australia
Native Eucalypts of South Australia treats every native eucalypt species and subspecies that is currently known in the State (103 in total). The book provides a wealth of information regarding the identification, distribution, ecology and uses of each eucalypt included.

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Picture of the productOrchid DVD-ROM
This DVD-ROM is a complete guide to all orchids found in South Australia.



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Picture of the productOne Magic Square
One Magic Square shows how, with a ten-minute effort, you can start your own productive food garden on a single square metre. By following these plot designs you can keep your labour pleasurable as your self-sufficiency increases. Take control of your own fresh food supply! Food gardening is the most intelligent adult endeavour on earth - Lolo Houbein shows you how to do it, and why you should.



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Picture of the productSheoaks (Casuarinas)
This is a rare treat for lovers of our bushland, native trees and native plant ecology as well as being a text book about Sheoak timber for fuel, art, craft and its role in the landscape today as well as in the past.



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Picture of the productStop Bushland Weeds
A guide to successful weeding in South Australia’s bush land. Know the weeds that threaten our bushland, learn the skills to stop them spreading, act to keep our bushland free of weeds


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Picture of the productSimply Saltbush
'Simply Saltbush' is designed as an illustrative guide to assist in the field identification of all the genera and species in the Chenopodiaceae family which are known to occur in the Murray region of SA. This region includes areas along the River Murray and the surrounding catchment, and extends from Lake Alexandrina in the south, to the arid lands north of the river, and east to the Victorian border.



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Picture of the productStart With the Leaves
A simple guide to common orchids and lillies of the Adelaide Hills

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Picture of the productWildlife of Greater Adelaide
The Wildlife of Greater Adelaide is the most comprehensive wildlife guide to the Greater Adelaide region and is a must-have addition for anyone interested in our local wildlife. Whether you are simply looking to identify the wild neighbours with which you share your own backyard or you are a seasoned naturalist looking to further expand your knowledge, this book is the perfect companion.

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Picture of the productWhat Seed is That?
A Field Guide to the identification, collection and germination of Native Seed in South Australia



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