The Flower Gardener s Bible

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ISBN: 9781603428071
Release Date: 2012-05-04
Number of pages: 384
Author: Lewis Hill
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online The Flower Gardener s Bible in PDF and EPUB Create the flower garden of your dreams. This comprehensive guide includes expert advice on everything from choosing an appropriate growing site to maximizing the lifespan of your plants. Charming illustrations and photographs accompany helpful tips on how to improve soil, fight off pests, and make all your flowers bloom with radiant color. Whether you’re a beginning gardener or a seasoned florist, The Flower Gardener’s Bible is a useful resource that will help you keep your garden healthy and beautiful for years to come.

The Well Tended Perennial Garden

Filename: the-well-tended-perennial-garden.pdf
ISBN: 9781604697872
Release Date: 2017-02-22
Number of pages: 416
Author: Tracy DiSabato-Aust
Publisher: Timber Press

Download and read online The Well Tended Perennial Garden in PDF and EPUB “This practical guide is lush with clear, step-by-step advice.” —Real Simple Since its original publication nearly thirty years ago, The Well-Tended Perennial Garden has helped home gardeners successfully plan, plant, and tend their gardens. Now Tracy Di-Sabato-Aust’s trusty advice and reassuring tone are back and better than ever in this completely revised new edition. Novice and experienced gardeners alike will benefit from Tracy’s thorough details on the essential practices of perennial care—included deadheading, pinching, and thinning—along with growing information for new species and cultivars, on-trend garden design advice, a monthly planting and maintenance schedule, and details on native plants and gardening for wildlife. The Well-Tended Perennial Garden is a must-have ally in the quest for a beautiful, well-maintained garden.

Perennial All Stars

Filename: perennial-all-stars.pdf
ISBN: 0875968899
Release Date: 2002-10-25
Number of pages: 344
Author: Jeff Cox
Publisher: Rodale

Download and read online Perennial All Stars in PDF and EPUB Showcases one hundred fifty perennials of proven performance sure to live up to their catalog descriptions and offers advice on selection and cultivation


Filename: perennials.pdf
ISBN: 1561580546
Release Date: 1993
Number of pages: 95
Author: Fine Gardening
Publisher: Taunton Press

Download and read online Perennials in PDF and EPUB Gathers articles previously published in Fine Gardening magazine describing the care and optimal growing conditions for a variety of perennial plants, including lilies, asters, peonies, and veronicas

The Horticulture Gardener s Guides Perennials

Filename: the-horticulture-gardener-s-guides-perennials.pdf
ISBN: 1558707646
Release Date: 2005-09-15
Number of pages: 192
Author: Andy McIndoe
Publisher: David & Charles

Download and read online The Horticulture Gardener s Guides Perennials in PDF and EPUB Published in cooperation with Horticulture magazine, this guide to Herbaceous perennials offers advice on varieties and soil type and sidebars on a variety of issues, while presenting hundreds of photographs and descriptions of individual plants. Original.

Essential Perennials

Filename: essential-perennials.pdf
ISBN: 9781604696721
Release Date: 2015-01-07
Number of pages: 428
Author: Ruth Rogers Clausen
Publisher: Timber Press

Download and read online Essential Perennials in PDF and EPUB Essential Perennials focuses on what every gardener needs to know to choose from the thousands of perennials available, and care for the ones you already have. This A-to-Z guide is packed with more than 2,700 plants, with each entry listing flower color, bloom time, foliage characteristics, size, and light and temperature requirements. Each profile is supported by stunning color photography that showcases the flower and foliage that make each plant unique.

Gardening with Perennials

Filename: gardening-with-perennials.pdf
ISBN: 9780226118550
Release Date: 2014-04-14
Number of pages: 216
Author: Noel Kingsbury
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Download and read online Gardening with Perennials in PDF and EPUB For gardeners, inspiration can come from the most unexpected places. Perennial enthusiasts around the world might be surprised to find their muse in the middle of a bustling city. Lurie Garden, a nearly three-acre botanic garden in the center of Chicago’s lakefront in Millennium Park, is a veritable living lab of prairie perennials, with a rich array of plant life that both fascinates and educates as it grows, flowers, and dies back throughout the year. Thousands of visitors pass through each year, and many leave wondering how they might bring some of the magic of Lurie to their own home gardens. With Gardening with Perennials horticulturalist and garden writer Noel Kingsbury brings a global perspective to the Lurie oasis through a wonderful introduction to the world of perennial gardening. He shows how perennials have much to offer home gardeners, from sustainability—perennials require less water than their annual counterparts—to continuity, as perennials’ longevity makes them a dependable staple. Kingsbury also explains why Lurie is a perfect case study for gardeners of all locales. The plants represented in this urban oasis were chosen specifically for reliability and longevity. The majority will thrive on a wide range of soils and across a wide climatic range. These plants also can thrive with minimal irrigation, and without fertilizers or chemical control of pests and diseases. Including a special emphasis on plants that flourish in sun, and featuring many species native to the Midwest region, Gardening with Perennials will inspire gardeners around the world to try Chicago-style sustainable gardening.

Creating Beds and Borders

Filename: creating-beds-and-borders.pdf
ISBN: 1561584738
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Number of pages: 170
Author: Lee Anne White
Publisher: Taunton Press

Download and read online Creating Beds and Borders in PDF and EPUB Aimed at the North American gardener a complete guide to creating borders and beds--from layout to plant selection--stresses experimenting with color, texture, and form to create an original effect. Original.

Neil Sperry s Complete Guide to Texas Gardening

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ISBN: 9781589795044
Release Date: 1991-02-25
Number of pages: 400
Author: Neil Sperry
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing

Download and read online Neil Sperry s Complete Guide to Texas Gardening in PDF and EPUB #4 on Publishers Weekly's Bestselling Gardening Books list! This new, completely revised edition has over 500 new photographs, 400 new illustrations, 400 new plants and trees, the latest pest control recommendations, fruit and vegetable recommendations, new tips and plants specifically for Southern Texas, plus everything in the first edition.

Trees Shrubs and Roses for Midwest Gardens

Filename: trees-shrubs-and-roses-for-midwest-gardens.pdf
ISBN: 0253339618
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Number of pages: 218
Author: Ezra Haggard
Publisher: Indiana University Press

Download and read online Trees Shrubs and Roses for Midwest Gardens in PDF and EPUB Ezra Haggard, author of the popular Perennials for the Lower Midwest (1996) literally takes landscape design to a higher level with this gorgeous book especially for Midwesterners. Trees and shrubs add mass and the all-important vertical element to a garden. If well chosen, they also contribute beauty, texture, and colour all year long and for years to come, beautifying the home and adding to its value, screening out unattractive elements, providing privacy, and getting better with age.Haggard considers all aspects of more than 100 ornamental trees, shrubs, and roses that are suitable for the Midwest, low-maintenance, and guaranteed not to outgrow a small garden. (Mistakes in scale are one of the most expensive a beginning gardener can make - planting a row of cute baby Canadian hemlocks up against the house, for example.) Haggard gives mature sizes for all the plants he discusses, as well as other important information - enough to help gardeners decide whether they must have a particular plant or are better off without it. The midwestern rose lover will find his assessment of relatively trouble-free roses a short but invaluable list. Plant families discussed in some detail include hollies, hydrangeas, magnolias, ornamental maples, rhododendrons, spireas, and viburnums. Old favorites like deutzia, flowering quince, kerria, and mockorange are treated, as well as such esoteric but easy species as bushclover, cherrylaurel, falsecypress, katsuratree, and sourwood, to add distinction to any landscape.Perhaps most useful of all are Haggard's sometimes unexpected tips on plant combinations, which will be found throughout the text and in the accompanying photographs.

The Garden

Filename: the-garden.pdf
ISBN: UCAL:C2580167
Release Date: 1921
Number of pages:

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Gardening for All Seasons

Filename: gardening-for-all-seasons.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000062944243
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 319
Author: Anne Moyer Halpin
Publisher: Creative Homeowner Press

Download and read online Gardening for All Seasons in PDF and EPUB Gardening for All Seasons provides both the basic information necessary to create and maintain successful gardens and houseplants and guidance on growing and maintaining flowers during all the seasons of the year.

The American Horticultural Society Flower Finder

Filename: the-american-horticultural-society-flower-finder.pdf
ISBN: WISC:89046288510
Release Date: 1992
Number of pages: 300
Author: Jacqueline Hériteau
Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Download and read online The American Horticultural Society Flower Finder in PDF and EPUB Presents information about the best flowers for every type of garden and climate

Perennials for the western garden

Filename: perennials-for-the-western-garden.pdf
ISBN: 0871080885
Release Date: 1976-09-01
Number of pages: 191
Author: Margaret Klipstein Coates

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Garden and Home Builder

Filename: garden-and-home-builder.pdf
ISBN: PSU:000055624053
Release Date: 1917
Number of pages:

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