Beds and Borders (Better Homes & Gardens) : First-time gardeners and experienced green thumbs alike will love this beautifully illustrated plant-by-numbers guide that makes planning and planting your ideal garden a cinch. Packed with creative ideas, it features a wide array of inspiring projects, each with color photos and easy-to-understand overhead planning grids that display proper spacing and plant sizes. Plus, each project includes a handy shopping list for gathering all your supplies in one quick trip to your local garden supply store. Plant your dream garden with: More than 90 garden projects and more than 300 inspiring photos and illustrations. Simple, well-illustrated, step-by-step instructions for all projects. Informative guidance on the best plants for your region. Helpful tips and advice for difficult-to-landscape features like slopes and shade. Whether you're planning your first plot or just want to try something new, this is the perfect guide to a gorgeous garden. NOTE: This is a Scratch and Dent book and may have noticeable dents, scratches and various other cosmetic issues as well as torn or missing dust jacket. These items are only guaranteed to be structurally complete and readable and therefore are sold as is.