Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 272 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.56 in
Published: July 1, 1996
Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1551050749
ISBN - 13: 9781551050744
From the Publisher
Failsafe instructions and practical wisdom for choosing the best plants for your garden type. Lois outlines the choices available, the unique characteristics and quirks of each variety, specific seeding and growing tips and much more.
About the Author
The late LOIS HOLE was internationally renowned and beloved, both for her garden lore and her habit of hugging virtually everyone she met. With her passion for gardening and her business savvy, Lois helped turn a family business into a multi-million dollar garden centre. She also became the best-selling author of a series of down-to-earth gardening books, which have sold over 750,000 copies in Canada and the United States. Lois was a tremendous supporter of public education and served for years as a school board trustee and university chancellor. In her later life, she was honoured for her years of service by being appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Alberta, a position she held until her death in early 2005.
From Our Editors
If you’ve got a thing for beautiful bedding gardens, then gardening expert Lois Hole can tell you everything you need to know. Lois Hole’s Bedding Plant Favorites gives you tips for successfully growing gorgeous annual plants. The author guides you from seeds and seedlings to a garden bursting with glorious colour, offering you 350 photographs and loads of straightforward tips to planting more than 90 annuals. If you want to know about frost tolerance, height ranges and general growing needs, this book is for you.