California native plants for the garden

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Cachuma Press, Dec 1, 2005 - Gardening - 271 pages
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"California Native Plants for the Garden" is a comprehensive resource that features more than 500 of the best California native plants for gardening in the Mediterranean-climate areas of the world. Authored by three of the state's leading native-plant horticulturalists and illustrated with 450 color photos, this reference book also includes chapters on landscape design, installation, and maintenance. Detailed lists of recommended native plants for a variety of situations are also provided.

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Review: California Native Plants for the Garden

User Review  - jeffrey - Goodreads

Excellent reference book, with very helpful lists of specific uses of featured plants and suggested plant combinations. Read full review

Review: California Native Plants for the Garden

User Review  - Cadillacrazy - Goodreads

Great resource for Mediterranean, or summer-dry, climates. Best if used in conjunction with other resources. This book gives good general overviews of plants, natural habitat info, anticdodal ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments page vii
1
Designing a California Native Garden
17
Plant Profiles
40
Recommended Plant Selections
216
Places to See California Native Plants
240
Bibliography
253
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