Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 360 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.75 in
Published: January 26, 2001
Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1551052695
ISBN - 13: 9781551052694
From the Publisher
With this beautiful book at your fingertips, you can select, plant and care for the trees and shrubs that suit the conditions present in your garden, whether it is dry or moist, coastal or interior: * Detailed listings for 96 different species of trees and shrubs, along with information on 551 recommended varieties, hybrids and cultivars best suited for BC gardens * Size, shape and growing zone * Seasonal colour * Notes on the best features of each species or variety * What tree or shrub to select for a specific location * How to plant, prune and propagate * Soil, moisture and sunlight requirements * Year-round maintenance * Tips for solving pest and disease problems * Nearly 500 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.