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Home grown gardening. Best perennials for sun and shade : easy plants for more beautiful gardens.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

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Summary:

Choosing perennials for a garden can be a daunting task, considering that there are thousands of choices. Yarrow? Columbine? Aster? To make the selection easier, this guide profiles the easiest-to-grow and best-performing perennials for both sunny and shady locations. Each plant is shown in a beautiful color photo for easy identification. The photo is accompanied by information on where and how to grow the featured plant, along with horticultural tips to assist in making the perennials-gardening adventure an enjoyable endeavor. From controlling pesky bugs and deadheading to staking tall plants and taking root cuttings, everything a beginning gardener or new homeowner needs to start a garden is here. This colorful, photo-filled book takes the guesswork out of gardening. No trial and error -- get it right the first time!--from back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 635.932 H752 (Text) 37801000636363 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/05/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781328620088
  • ISBN: 1328620085
  • Physical Description: 245 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts ; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019].

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Best perennials for sun -- Best perennials for shade.
Summary, etc.:
Choosing perennials for a garden can be a daunting task, considering that there are thousands of choices. Yarrow? Columbine? Aster? To make the selection easier, this guide profiles the easiest-to-grow and best-performing perennials for both sunny and shady locations. Each plant is shown in a beautiful color photo for easy identification. The photo is accompanied by information on where and how to grow the featured plant, along with horticultural tips to assist in making the perennials-gardening adventure an enjoyable endeavor. From controlling pesky bugs and deadheading to staking tall plants and taking root cuttings, everything a beginning gardener or new homeowner needs to start a garden is here. This colorful, photo-filled book takes the guesswork out of gardening. No trial and error -- get it right the first time!--from back cover.
Subject: Perennials.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

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