The American Horticultural Society A-Z encyclopedia of garden plants

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DK Pub., Sep 1, 1997 - Gardening - 1092 pages
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Packed with six thousand lush photographs and illustrations, a comprehensive reference for the American gardener includes detailed, cross-referenced descriptions of more than fifteen thousand plants and all the major regions of North America. BOMC Alt.

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good info, especially for horticultural varieties

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the book is a great resource for gardeners and growers, and inculdes good info on a ton of horticultural varieties. i like the way it includes heat tolerance info as well as frost tolerance (heat ... Read full review

Great book

User Review  - happygardenercus - Overstock.com

Wow ,this book is awesome. Has everything in here you would want to know about plants. I love to be able to look it up by the common name & find out everything you would want to know about the plant. ... Read full review

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The American Horticultural Society educates and inspires people of all ages to become successful and environmentally responsible gardeners by advancing the art and science of horticulture. The former director of the Royal Horticultural Society, Christopher Brickell is the editor-in-chief of DK's The AHS Encyclopedia of Gardening and co-author of AHS Society Pruning and Training.

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