Essential Perennials

Author: Ruth Rogers Clausen
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604696729
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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.

Essential Perennials

Author: Derek Fell
Publisher: Crescent
ISBN: 9780517661789
Size: 53.62 MB
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Describes popular varieties of perennials, shows examples of garden design, and offers advice on selecting, planting, and cultivating perennials

Essential Perennials For Every Garden

Author: Sally Roth
Publisher: i5 Publishing
ISBN: 1620081687
Size: 13.28 MB
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Whether readers are beginning a new perennial garden or perfecting an existing one, Essential Perennials for Every Garden can assist them in creating that dream garden that will add color and joy to their lives for years to come.

Canadian Garden Perennials

Author: A. R. Buckley
Publisher: Hancock House Pub Ltd
Size: 64.41 MB
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In this book herbaceous perennials are dealt with in two sections : Part I, which
includes a special section on basic perennials, those universally known large
groups of plants so essential for the herbaceous border, and many cultivars that
are constantly changing ; and Part II, which comprises perennials that are in
smaller groups or do not quite fit into the category of basic or essential perennials
. These are no less beautiful or showy, but do not have such an intensive
horticultural ...

The Ladies Flower Garden Of Ornamental Perennials

Author: Mrs. Loudon (Jane)
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CHAPTER I. –-- RANUNCULACEAE. Dec. Essential Character.—Sepals usually
five, but sometimes varying rous, growing close together on an elevated
receptacle or torus. Fruit from three to six. Petals frequently wanting, or
confounded with the | generally either a caryopsis, or follicular. Leaves alternate
or opposepals; when present, frequently unequal, or assuming unusual shapes.
site, generally much ...

Chesapeake Gardening And Landscaping

Author: Barbara W. Ellis
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469620987
Size: 25.48 MB
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The Essential Green Guide Barbara W. Ellis. with deep-rooted plants, lawn is not
effective at absorbing runoff. Nor does it offer food or shelter for birds or other
beneficial wildlife. An excellent first step toward a greener landscape is to start
replacing sections of lawn with other plants—ideally a mix of native ground
covers, perennials, grasses, shrubs, and trees. Replacing even a small patch of
lawn each year helps reduce runoff, hydrocarbon use, and chemicals released
into the ...

The Horticulture Gardener S Guides Perennials

Author: Andy McIndoe
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 9781558707641
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Their upright spikes offer a strong contrast to the softer, rounded flower heads of
so many perennials. Enjoying an open, sunny position and adequate moisture,
they do not like to be swamped by their neighbors; planted forward from the back
of the border, their rising spikes provide relief from the contrived graded height
from the back to the front of the planting. They are usually associated with late
summer and fall, but there are varieties that bloom in early, mid-, and late

Gardening All In One For Dummies

Author: The National Gardening Association
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118053168
Size: 56.58 MB
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seasonal. variations. Book IV Adequate and even moisture is essential for most
perennials during their spring growth spurt. But many regions have special
watering needs: Perennials Mediterranean flowers and others from coastal
regions often require a summer dormancy period and must be kept fairly dry
during their nap. During the summer, give them only an infrequent deep soaking
when the soil is completely dry. In regions with cold winters, always start
lengthening the intervals ...

Encyclopedia Of Perennials

Author: Graham Rice
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 9781405306003
Size: 12.69 MB
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From Acaena to Zizia, an A-Z guide to over 5,000 perennials Includes the vast numbers of new perennials made available in the last 10 years Tells you how to choose the right ones for your garden with cultivation, propagation and hardiness ...