The Well-Tended Perennial Garden

The Well-Tended Perennial Garden

Planting and Pruning Techniques

eBook - 2011
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"A practical book filled with the details of how to care for perennials..."
With more than 180,000 copies sold since its original publication, The Well-Tended Perennial Garden has proven itself to be one of the most useful tools a gardener can have. Now, in this expanded edition, there's even more to learn from and enjoy. This is the first, and still the most thorough, book to detail essential practices of perennial care such as deadheading, pinching, cutting back, thinning, disbudding, and deadleafing, all of which are thoroughly explained and illustrated. More than 200 new color photographs have been added to this revised edition, showing perennials in various border situations and providing images for each of the entries in the A-to-Z encyclopedia of important perennial species. In addition, there is a new 32-page journal section, in which you can enter details, notes, and observations about the requirements and performance of perennials in your own garden. Thousands of readers have commented that The Well-Tended Perennial Garden is one of the most useful and frequently consulted books in their gardening libraries. This new, expanded edition promises to be an even more effective ally in your quest to create a beautiful, healthy, well-maintained perennial garden.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Timber Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781604692990
Characteristics: data file
1 online resource (384 pages)
Call Number: eBook


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Feb 26, 2017

best book on extending the flowering of your perennials

Oct 03, 2013

A superb reference, well organized, & with invaluable month by month 'to dos' and great lists.

Dec 05, 2010

This book had very useful tips for those of use beginning a great garden. Her tips on soil is invaluable.


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