Planting for All Seasons: Beautiful and Versatile Plants that Change Through the Year

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Octopus Publishing Group, 2004 - Gardening - 144 pages
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With these 85 plants—plus a little imagination, planning, and this essential guide—any garden can look beautiful all year round. Each shrub, climber, tree, perennial, and other border plant receives one full page or more of coverage, and is superbly photographed and shown thriving throughout at least two seasons. An enlightening introduction explains basic planting principles, and sections dealing with foliage, flowers, berries, bark, and more reveal the variety of different possible effects gardeners can achieve any time of year. The bulk of the book is devoted to inspirational and highly informative plant features, with details on their height and spread, country of origin, flowering season, hardiness, and cultivation.

Recommended by the Sunday Telegraph Magazine as one of the best gardening books of the year.

 

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Howard Rice fue profesor de ministerio y capellan del Seminario Teologico de San Francisco, California. Fue tambien moderador de la Iglesia Presbiteriana en los Estados Unidos, y continua predicando y ensenado en muchas partes del mundo.

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