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Being practical doesn't mean that it doesn't have to be beautiful!
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Beautiful American Vegetable Gardens Beautiful American Vegetable Gardens
by Mary Tonetti Dorra, Steve Eltinge
Hardcover (1997)
Today's hottest horticultural trend is vegetable gardening -- and the newest crop of vegetable gardens is a treat for the eye as well as the palate.  The proof is evident on every page of the first full-color celebration of the ornamental vegetable gardens of America.
Creative Vegetable Gardening: Accenting Your Vegetables With Flowers Creative Vegetable Gardening:
Accenting Your Vegetables With Flowers

by Joy Larkcom
Hardcover(1997)
With this book gardeners can learn the skills needed to beautify existing gardens or create new ones that are both handsome and productive.  Chapters includes information on garden design, techniques for propagation and pest control, and more.  An extensive A to Z directory of vegetables, herbs, edible flowers, and fruits is also provided.
The Complete Kitchen Garden: The Art of Designing and Planting an Edible Garden The Complete Kitchen Garden:
The Art of Designing and Planting an Edible Garden

by Patrick Bowe, Cynthia Woodyard
Hardcover  (1996)
The kitchen garden is undergoing a renaissance. The Complete Kitchen Garden is a study in design for the home gardener.   Garden site and size considerations are followed by recommendations for constructing paths, edges, beds, walls, fences, and other architectural elements.   Lists of appropriate plants provide a melange of color, form, and texture choices to help ensure a successful kitchen garden.  There are even resources for seed suppliers and public kitchen gardens around the world.  Through the book are examples of noteworthy kitchen gardens, both modest and grand, for inspiration.  A wealth of beautiful photography by Cynthia Woodyard helps make The Complete Kitchen Garden a comprehensive tool for beginning kitchen gardeners.  The Complete Kitchen Garden is as much fun to browse through as it is inspiring to implement!

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