Packed with fun and useful tips to help you plan your garden! Create the garden of your dreams with the right plants and equipment Want a green thumb? This handy guide gives beginning gardeners tips, plans, and insider know-how for getting started with flower beds, borders, vegetables, trees, shrubs, lawns, and more. Packed with step-by-step advice, illustrations, resources, and suggested plantings, this friendly guide covers all the tools that make gardening today easier than ever before! Discover how to Pick the best plants for your climate Plan and prep your garden Keep your plants healthy Use compost, fertilizer, and safe pesticides Troubleshoot common problems Locate garden suppliesFrowine, Steven A. is the author of 'Gardening Basics for Dummies ', published 2007 under ISBN 9780470037492 and ISBN 0470037490.