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21st-Century Gardening Series #163: Hummingbird Gardens: Turning Your Yard Into Hummingbird Heaven

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Synopsis:

Hummingbirds are some of nature's loveliest and most enchanting creatures. This guide to creating gardens that will lure them includes an illustrated encyclopedia of plants that are magnets for the tiniest birds on the planet. Each of the two dozen species found in the United States and Canada are profiled and illustrated with spectacular photos and descriptions of their life spans and habits. Also included are lists of where to find more information — from bird sanctuaries and Web sites to plant suppliers organized by region.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 102) and index.

Table of Contents

Introduction : glittering garments of the rainbow / Stephen W. Kress — Hummingbird biology for gardeners : lifestyles of the nectar sippers / Stephen W. Kress — Hummingbirds of North America / Linda Hassier Kaufman — Hummingbird moths : marvelous masqueraders / Stephen W. Kress — Designing a hummingbird garden : 15 ways to keep them coming / Stephen W. Kress — Hummingbird feeders / Stephen W. Kress — Encyclopedia of hummingbird plants / Stephen W. Kress ... et al. — Nursery sources.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781889538167
Editor:
Kress, Stephen W.
Publisher:
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Editor:
Kress, Stephen W.
Author:
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Location:
Brooklyn, NY :
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching
Subject:
Gardening
Subject:
Garden Design
Subject:
Bird attracting
Subject:
Humming-birds
Subject:
Gardening to attract birds
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - General
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
General Gardening
Subject:
BG-ENTERTAINMENT ARTS - BG-MUSIC/SONGBK/THEA/DANCE
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
21st-century gardening series,
Series Volume:
189-99handbook #163
Publication Date:
20011231
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Hummingbirds are some of nature's loveliest and most enchanting creatures. This guide to creating gardens that will lure them includes an illustrated encyclopedia of plants that are magnets for the tiniest birds on the planet. Each of the two dozen species found in the United States and Canada are profiled and illustrated with spectacular photos and descriptions of their life spans and habits. Also included are lists of where to find more information — from bird sanctuaries and Web sites to plant suppliers organized by region.
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