The Plant Lover's Guide to Asters

April 19, 2015|
The Plant Lover's Guide to Asters by Paul Picton
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The daisy-shaped flowers of asters are in bloom from late summer into fall and are available in shades of white, pink, purple, and blue. Native to American habitats like meadows, prairies, thickets, and swamps, asters can be grown in a huge range of climates. The Plant Lover’s Guide to Asters, by nursery owners Paul and Helen Picton, highlights 101 species and cultivars that are readily available in garden centers. Featuring information on growth, care, and design, along with suggested companion plants and hundreds of gorgeous color photographs, it covers everything a home gardener needs to introduce these delightful plants into their garden.

Paul Picton is a specialist grower of autumn-flowering asters. Paul started working alongside his father, Percy, at Old Court Nurseries when he was sixteen and has been surrounded by asters his entire life. The Picton family continues to operate both Old Court Nurseries and the Picton Garden in Herefordshire, England. With more than fi...
Title:The Plant Lover's Guide to AstersFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:248 pages, 9 X 8 X 0.75 inShipping dimensions:248 pages, 9 X 8 X 0.75 inPublished:April 19, 2015Publisher:Timber PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604695188

ISBN - 13:9781604695182

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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