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21st-Century Gardening Series #155: The Shady Border: Shade-Loving Perennials for Season-Long Color

21st-Century Gardening Series #155: The Shady Border: Shade-Loving Perennials for Season-Long Color Cover

 

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Where the garden light is low, that's where you can grow some of the most bewitching plants available. These flowers flourish in the shade, generating intricate, layered, and luxuriant tapestries of bloom for year-round beauty. From the most innovative gardeners working today come unique designing ideas, with tips on knockout combinations for places where the sun barely shines. Manipulate light levels to turn dense shade dappled for a more hospitable growing space. Experiment with new techniques for improving the poor soils often found in these spots. Dip into the richly illustrated encyclopedia of shade loving perennials for all conditions--dry, moist, and wet. Whether you choose exquisite deep purple Lenten Rose or pretty green-leaved Maryland Pinkroot, your garden will be made in the shade!

Synopsis:

Where the garden light is low, that's where you can grow some of the most bewitching plants available. These flowers flourish in the shade, generating intricate, layered, and luxuriant tapestries of bloom for year-round beauty. From the most innovative gardeners working today come unique designing ideas, with tips on knockout combinations for places where the sun barely shines. Manipulate light levels to turn dense shade dappled for a more hospitable growing space. Experiment with new techniques for improving the poor soils often found in these spots. Dip into the richly illustrated encyclopedia of shade loving perennials for all conditions--dry, moist, and wet. Whether you choose exquisite deep purple Lenten Rose or pretty green-leaved Maryland Pinkroot, your garden will be made in the shade!

Product Details

ISBN:
9781889538556
Editor:
Burrell, C. Colston
Publisher:
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Editor:
Burrell, C.
Editor:
Burrell, C. Colston
Author:
Burrell, C.
Author:
Burrell, C. Colston
Subject:
Perennials
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Flowers - Perennials
Subject:
Shade
Subject:
Gardening in the shade
Subject:
Gardening-Shade Gardening
Subject:
BG-JUVENILE PROP - BG-TODDLER/PRESCHOOL
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
21st-Century Gardening Series
Series Volume:
155
Publication Date:
20020931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

Related Subjects

Home and Garden » Gardening » General
Home and Garden » Gardening » Perennials
Home and Garden » Gardening » Shade Gardening
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General

21st-Century Gardening Series #155: The Shady Border: Shade-Loving Perennials for Season-Long Color
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"Synopsis" by , Where the garden light is low, that's where you can grow some of the most bewitching plants available. These flowers flourish in the shade, generating intricate, layered, and luxuriant tapestries of bloom for year-round beauty. From the most innovative gardeners working today come unique designing ideas, with tips on knockout combinations for places where the sun barely shines. Manipulate light levels to turn dense shade dappled for a more hospitable growing space. Experiment with new techniques for improving the poor soils often found in these spots. Dip into the richly illustrated encyclopedia of shade loving perennials for all conditions--dry, moist, and wet. Whether you choose exquisite deep purple Lenten Rose or pretty green-leaved Maryland Pinkroot, your garden will be made in the shade!
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