The Garden in Winter: Plant for Beauty and Interest in the Quiet Season

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Rodale, Oct 30, 2007 - Gardening - 224 pages
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Explaining how to transform one's garden to provide year-round interest, an inspirational gardening handbook reveals how to add texture, color, shape, and beauty to the winter landscape, with suggestions for the best trees, shrubs, groundcovers, perennials, and grasses, as well as container plantings, holiday decorating tips, and more.

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User Review  - sweetpea407 - Borders

This book has been very inspirational in planning my garden for some winter interest. Lots of plant recommendations and some great ideas! I recommend it highly. Read full review

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User Review  - jwiegmull - LibraryThing

I loved this book. The ideas were wonderful. I love winter activities but as a gardener, winter was always tough. This book gives you the feeling that winter was/is something to look forward to in the garden. Read full review


The Glory of Trees
Colorful Conifers
Deciduous Shrubs
EarlyBlooming Bulbs
Winter Containers
Christmas from the Garden
Final Thoughts

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About the author (2007)

SUZY BALES is a contributing editor at Better Homes and Gardens and the author of Suzy Bales' Down to Earth Gardener. She divides her time between Manhattan and Oyster Bay on Long Island, where she maintains her extensive gardens.

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