Color by Color Plant Directory
This is the perfect companion for anyone who is deciding which plants to choose to grow. We tend to take great care with home decoration, but color isn't always our first consideration when it comes to the outdoors. This pocket-sized guide shows you how to make the most of color in your garden. The first part of the book explains how color harmonies work and how to combine plants for instant impact. Part Two is a color directory, with tabbed pages to take you straight to the color you need. The directory provides a selection of plants in each color range, and includes a brief description for every entry. This easy-to-use, practical book is packed with invaluable advice from gardening experts Lucy Huntington and David Squire. This book will enable you to select the perfect combination of flowers, fruit, and foliage to create whatever outdoor scheme you choose. --back cover.
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2in 5cm ALStROEMERIA annual in zones border plant bright bushy climber clusters cold wind color range colors including cool-season annual corms dark green leaves Deciduous shrub deep early fall early summer early to late ESonZ Evergreen Evergreen shrub extend the color Fertile and well-drained foliage ft 45cm garden garden strawberry hardINESS 20 height Herbaceous perennial HIBISCUS SYRIACUS Hosta Hyacinthus orientalis I I ft ideal for planting lance-shaped late spring late summer light shade mid-green leaves midsummer to early moisture-retentive but well-drained Osteospermum PHLOX pink flowers pruning is needed regular pruning scarlet Semihardy annual shelter from cold shoots situation Full sun soil Fertile soil Light soil Well-drained spread 5pace bulbs SprEAD I ft spring and early stems bearing sun and shelter sun or light sun or partial tall temperatures below 32°F tolerate temperatures upright stems variegated Well-drained but moisture well-drained but moisture-retentive white flowers winter yellow flowers