Herbaceous Perennial Plants

Author: Allan M. Armitage
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
ISBN: 9781610583800
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Genre: Science

The long-awaited third edition of Allan Armitage’s masterpiece on garden perennials was released in April of 2008. Armitage’s extensive traveling, teaching and trialing experiences provide a depth of understanding of the best ornamental perennials for North American gardens unparalleled by any other garden writer. One of the most definitive and conclusive books written about perennials, the first edition was designated as one of the best 75 books written in the last 75 years by the American Horticulture Society, and the third is even better! The third edition of “The Big Perennial Book” (as it is fondly referred to by many practitioners) describes 3,600 species in 1224 pages. More than 300 color photos complement detailed text filled with the author’s pointed observations of plant performance, cultivar selection and current taxonomy. Allan’s trademark wit and passion are both in abundance, making reading as pleasurable as it is informative.

Georgia Getting Started Garden Guide

Author: Erica Glasener
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
ISBN: 9781610589543
Release Date: 2013-12-15
Genre: Gardening

Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. This book contains easy-to-use advice on the top landscape plant choices. It also recommends specific varieties, and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for the best plants.

Fine Gardening

ISBN: CORNELL:31924089604627
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Landscape gardening

Gardening with groundcovers and vines

Author: Allen Lacy
Publisher: Harpercollins
ISBN: UOM:49015001471755
Release Date: 1993-09-03
Genre: Gardening

Discusses how ground covers can be used in landscape design, recommends specific varieties for sunny and shady spots, and tells how to use them with bulbs

Midwest Gardens

Author: Pamela Wolfe
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1556523092
Release Date: 1997-01
Genre: Gardening

Grdener and teacher Pamela Wolfe and award-winning photographer Gary Irving colloborate to create an informative guide on how to create fantastic gardens in the Midwest.

Taylor s Guide to Natural Gardening

Author: Roger Holmes
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395607299
Release Date: 1993-01-01
Genre: Gardening

An illustrated guide to environmentally conscious gardening offers readers advice on growing wildflowers and native plants while saving or re-creating the natural landscape. Original. 25,000 first printing.