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Title:
Perennials
Author:
Hawthorne, Linden.
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Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2000.
Physical Description:
352 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 31 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780789453402
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This large-format guide helps you identify, choose, and grow more than 1,000 perennials. Special sections feature garden design, general cultivation, and raising new plants, and the expanded index presents brief descriptions and common names.


Table of Contents

How to use this Bookp. 8
Perennials in the Gardenp. 10
Catalog of Perennialsp. 17
Large
Summer interestp. 18
Delphiniumsp. 36
Autumn interestp. 40
Winter/All-year interestp. 48
Medium
Spring interestp. 51
Non-bulbous Irisesp. 54
Peoniesp. 61
Summer interestp. 70
Phloxp. 80
Pelargoniumsp. 96
Penstemonsp. 104
Dayliliesp. 138
Autumn interestp. 146
Florists' Chrysanthemumsp. 148
Astersp. 156
Winter/All-year interestp. 164
Small
Spring interestp. 170
Primrosesp. 186
Summer interestp. 201
Carnations and Pinksp. 218
Hostasp. 248
Autumn interestp. 266
Begoniasp. 269
Winter/All-year interestp. 274
African Violetsp. 282
Grassesp. 294
Fernsp. 299
Guide to Perennial Carep. 306
Glossary of Termsp. 328
Indexp. 330
Acknowledgmentsp. 352