Color Encyclopedia of Garden Plants and Habitats

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Timber Press, 1994 - Gardening - 320 pages
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Clever gardeners are discovering the wisdom of imitating nature and grouping plants in communities much as they occur in the wild. This full-color encyclopedia illustrates 40 typical garden habitats, keying each of the more than 1,100 plants-perennials, annuals, ferns, and grasses-to the most appropriate settings.Published at $49.95 Our last copies available at $24.98

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About the author (1994)

Peter Menzel is a photographer known for his coverage of international feature stories on science and the environment. His award-winning photographs have been published in "Life, " "National Geographic, " "Smithsonian, " the "New York Times Magazine, " "Time, " "Stern, " "GEO, " and "Le Figaro." Together with Faith D'Aluisio, he is the co-creator of the books "Material World: A Global Family Portrait" and "Women in the Material World;" and is the co-author of "Man Eating Bugs: The Art and Science of Eating Insects.

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