Taylor's Guide to Growing North America's Favorite Plants: Proven Perennials, Annuals, Flowering Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Every Garden
With this major, oversized new book in the Taylor's series, gardeners need look no further for complete, sensible, and specific explanations of everything they need to know about growing a host of the most beloved plants. "Where can I get it?" "Which is the best cultivar for my garden?" "Should I fertilize it when I plant it?" "Do I cut it back after it flowers?" "Can I divide it?" To these and hundreds of other questions, readers will find practical answers and helpful, encouraging advice. Includes: directions for growing new plants from seeds, cuttings, division, and more, with specific instructions for the best method of propagating each species; ideas for how to use plants in the landscape and suggestions for suitable companion species; and a techniques glossary that gives step-by-step instructions for essential tasks such as planting, dividing, and propagating. The author takes the mystery out of selecting such plants as irises and daylilies, which come in a mind-boggling number of varieties, by describing the best choices for the reader's own garden.
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I bought this book when I bought my house to help me with the established flowerbeds, as well as additions.I liked it, it is easy to use as a references. I ended up buying two more for Mothers' day presents. This time I bought one for a wedding present!!!!! ...
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Taylor's Guide to Growing North America's Favorite Plants: A Detailed How-To-Grow Guide to Selecting, Planting, and Caring For the Best Classic Plants by Barbara W. Ellis (Houghton Miflin Co. 1998 ... Read full review