Growing the Northeast Garden: Regional Ornamental Gardening

February 21, 2015|
Growing the Northeast Garden: Regional Ornamental Gardening by Andrew Keys
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Plant selection and garden style are deeply influenced by where we are gardening. To successfully grow a range of beautiful ornamental plants, every gardener has to know the specifics of the region’s climate, soil, and geography.

Gardeners in the northeast are lucky—the regular summer rain, gorgeous summer blooms, and stunning fall color make it an ideal place to garden. But there are drawbacks, like hot and humid summers, bitterly cold winters, and mosquitos. TThe practical and beautiful Growing the Northeast Garden starts with a comprehensive overview of the weather and geography of the area, along with regionally specific advice on zones, microclimates, soil, pests, and maintenance. Profiles of the best trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, and bulbs offer hundreds of plant suggestions, along with complete information on growth and care.

Andrew Keys is a writer, lifelong gardener, and author of Why Grow That When You Can Grow This?. Andrew’s writing has appeared in This Old House Magazine and Fine Gardening, and he’s produced podcasts for Fine Gardening and Horticulture Magazine. Andrew has lectured at the Philadelphia Flower Show, Boston Flower Show, Northwest Flower ...
Title:Growing the Northeast Garden: Regional Ornamental GardeningFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 7.5 X 0.75 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 9.25 X 7.5 X 0.75 inPublished:February 21, 2015Publisher:Timber PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1604694483

ISBN - 13:9781604694482

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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