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Great gardening books for green thumbs

Titles featured include "Plant a Pocket of Prairie," "Fresh from the Garden" and "Growing Perennials in Cold Climates."

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — University of Minnesota Press editor Erik Anderson shares great gardening books from the Press that will help both the novice and expert gardener. 

Titles featured include Plant a Pocket of Prairie by Phyllis Root and Betsy Bowen; Fresh from the Garden: An Organic Guide to Growing Vegetables, Berries, and Herbs in Cold Climates by John Whitman; and Growing Perennials in Cold Climates: Revised and Updated Edition by Mike Heger, Debbie Lonnee, and John Whitman. 

For more information on these books and other gardening books, visit the University of Minnesota Press website at www.upress.umn.edu.