1,001 ingenious gardening ideas: new, fun, and fabulous tips that will change the way you garden-forever!
02 How can you keep from dragging your garden hose over newly planted seedling? Where can you find cheap garden stakes? What can you use to keep the family cat out of your freshly tilled flower beds? This book answers these questions and hundreds more with unique new tips. Plentiful illustrations make for great browsing, while subject-area organization leads you to specific problem solutions. This book is sure to spur you on to improve the bloom and beauty of your garden.
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new, fun, and fabulous tips that will change the way you garden-forever! Deborah
L. Martin Sally Jean Cunningham. FUN WITH TULIP FOLIAGE Instead of
expecting the show to be over when tulip flowers fade, try planting a large mass
— 20, 40, or 60 bulbs of a tulip — with handsome mottled foliage. Tim Schipper,
third-generation Dutch bulb merchant, recommends both 'Amazon' and 'Red
Riding Hood' for their flowers and foliage. The planting will look great from the
moment the ...
"I love this rose for the foliage," says Susan Beard, garden designer and lecturer
in Oakbrook, Illinois. Susan also says that wonderful rose hips follow the
unassuming flowers. The hips turn orange first, then orange-pink, red-orange,
and finally red, she says. And they brighten the garden all winter. Susan's
choices for perennials and shrubs that look stunning next to the beautiful purple
foliage of the redleaf rose include: >. White and pink peonies. > 'Louise Odier'
rose, with gray-green ...
"You can bring it to the front of the border and enjoy its nice foliage and pleasant
clump shape." 'Petite Delight' bears clusters of rose-lavender flowers on 12- to 15
-inch-high plants. To care for 'Petite Delight', provide organic-rich, well- drained
soil in full sun. Fertilize lightly in spring, remove faded flowers in summer, and cut
back the old foliage in fall. Topsy Turvy No More! If you like to grow tall bananas,
large upright flowers, and other plants that can catch the wind and cause a pot to
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