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Taylor's Guide to Trees

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Publisher Comments:

Trees are the most important, most expensive, and ideally the most permanent plants in a home landscape. Because planting the wrong tree in the wrong place can create serious problems, selecting the right tree is the most important choice a gardener can make. This definitive, handy reference for gardeners, homeowners, and horticultural professionals features

* 200 genera and 350 species of shade trees, ornamentals, and conifers, both deciduous and evergreen

* The best selections for spring bloom, fall color, showy fruit, ornamental bark, and disease resistance

* Trees that will thrive in the hottest and coldest regions of North America

* Full-color identification photos to take with you to the nursery

* Illustrated instructions on proper pruning, planting, and growing techniques.

Synopsis:

Taylor's Guides are well known and widely praised for their clear, informative text and expert horticultural information. Each flexibound volume combines beauty and authority, featuring hundreds of stunning, full-color identification photographs and advice from experts across the country.

Synopsis:

Trees are the biggest and most enduring plants you can grow. Careful selection of the right trees is essential to having them successfully thrive. This guide provides detailed information about 213 trees and their growth habits. It includes height and width growth potential and hardiness and climate ratings.

About the Author

Susan A. Roth, a garden writer and photographer, is the author of many books and articles. She lives in Stony Brook, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395467831
Subtitle:
The Definitive, Easy-to-use Guide to 200 of the Garden's Most Important Plants
Author:
Taylor, Norman
Author:
Roth, Susan A.
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Trees
Subject:
Flowers, plants and trees
Subject:
Pictorial works
Subject:
Ornamental trees
Subject:
Ornamental trees -- Pictorial works.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paper Over Board
Series:
Taylor's Guides to Gardening
Series Volume:
87 (5)
Publication Date:
20010524
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 1.34 lb

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Product details 416 pages Houghton Mifflin Company - English 9780395467831 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Taylor's Guides are well known and widely praised for their clear, informative text and expert horticultural information. Each flexibound volume combines beauty and authority, featuring hundreds of stunning, full-color identification photographs and advice from experts across the country.
"Synopsis" by , Trees are the biggest and most enduring plants you can grow. Careful selection of the right trees is essential to having them successfully thrive. This guide provides detailed information about 213 trees and their growth habits. It includes height and width growth potential and hardiness and climate ratings.
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