Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 344 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.69 in
Published: January 4, 2001
Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1551052628
ISBN - 13: 9781551052625
From the Publisher
Perennial gardening can be easy, fun and rewarding, especially when you have this beautifully illustrated guide at your fingertips. With detailed accounts of 86 different species, along with information on 520 recommended varieties, hybrids and cultivars perfect for Ontario gardens, this book takes the guesswork out of perennial gardening. The authors share their common sense and practical advice to help you transform any patch of ground into a spectacular garden you can enjoy year after year: * Flower and foliage colors * Height and spread ranges * Blooming periods * How and when to start your plants * Planting strategies * Light, water and nutrient needs * Choosing the best perennials for different growing conditions * Over 470 colour photographs.
About the Author
ALISON BECK has gardened since she was a child. She has a diploma in Horticulture and a degree in Creative Writing. Alison is the co-author of several best-selling gardening guides. Her books showcase her talent for practical advice and her passion for gardening.