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Title:
Encyclopedia of garden plants for every location
Author:
Hendy, Jenny, 1961- , editor.
Publication Information:
New York, New York : Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2014.
Physical Description:
400 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
General Note:
At head of title: Smithsonian.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9781465414397
Format :
Book

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Collins Library SB403.2 .E55 2014 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Summary

Including more than 2,000 recommendations from gardening experts, Encyclopedia of Garden Plants for Every Location includes planting suggestions for over 30 types of sites, from notoriously dry ground by a hedge or fence to cracks in walls or paving, explains how to assess site and soil, and presents a stunning range of plant partners and planting schemes.

Produced in association with the Smithsonian Institution, whose Smithsonian's Gardens creates and manages the Smithsonian's outdoor gardens, interiorscapes, and horticulture-related collections and exhibits, Encyclopedia of Garden Plants for Every Location is the perfect book for gardeners looking to make the most out of their plot.


Author Notes

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