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Hot Plants for Cool Climates: Gardening Wth Tropical Plants in Temperate Zones

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Passionate gardeners in cooler climates struggle year after year to overwinter their gorgeous tropical plants. Our new paperback edition is the answer to their problem — practical advice for achieving the tropical look in a temperate garden. The authors, who both live and garden on Long Island, New York, reveal the secrets to creating a lush, flamboyant landscape. Separate chapters cover such topics as principles of design and maintenance, proper plant selection, container gardening, and overwintering. Fantastic color photography throughout will inspire gardeners in even the hardiest zones. With the help of this book, an impressive tropical garden is within any gardener's reach.

Synopsis:

This indispensable reference reveals secrets every gardener needs to know to easily create a lush tropical garden outside of a tropical environment. It details over 500 tropical and subtropical plants that will survive and thrive in cooler climates. Full color.

About the Author

Susan A. Roth is an award-winning writer and photographer. She cultivates her own eclectic garden in Stony Brook, New York.
Dennis Schrader is on of the foremost experts on tropical plants in the Northeast. He co-owns and operates Landcraft Environments, a wholesale greenhouse in Mattituck, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780881927191
Author:
Roth, Susan A.
Publisher:
Timber Press (OR)
Author:
Roth, Susan
Author:
Schrader, Dennis
Author:
Roth, Susan A.
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Ornamental Plants
Subject:
Climatic - Temperate
Subject:
Climatic - Tropical
Subject:
Gardening-Landscape and Design
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20050731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
9.75 x 7.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , This indispensable reference reveals secrets every gardener needs to know to easily create a lush tropical garden outside of a tropical environment. It details over 500 tropical and subtropical plants that will survive and thrive in cooler climates. Full color.
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