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Timber Press Pocket Guide to Clematis (Timber Press Pocket Guides)

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Written by three distinguished clematis experts, the Timber Press Pocket Guide to Clematis profiles 300 stunning plants from an international selection of garden-worthy species and hybrids, from long-time favorites to the highly sought-after new cultivars coming out of Poland, Estonia, Latvia, and Japan. All the plants are readily available at clematis nurseries, including 100 award winners which have proven themselves to experienced and inexperienced gardeners alike. Specific cultivation information is given for each plant, including hardiness zones, light and temperature needs, and time of flowering. Illustrated with 320 photographs of flowers at the height of bloom, when their true color is best seen, this pocket guide is a valuable complement to the authors' Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis and a compact reference for taking to the nursery or garden center.

Synopsis:

The Timber Press Pocket Guide to Clematis profiles 300 stunning plants from long-time favorites to the newest hybrids. A valuable complement to the authors' Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis, this compact reference is ideal for taking to the nursery or garden center. It includes cultivation information and suggested landscape uses for each plant.

Synopsis:

Offering profiles of 300 stunning plants, this compact reference is ideal for taking to the nursery or the garden center. It includes cultivation information and suggested landscape uses for each plant. Illustrated with 320 photographs of flowers at the height of their bloom.

About the Author

Mary Toomey, Ph.D., trained as a biologist, botanist, entomologist, and soil ecologist. A keen gardener, she has been growing and studying clematis for more than 30 years. She is currently editor of The Clematis, the journal of the British Clematis Society. She lectures widely on clematis, gardens, and gardening, and has written a number of previous books and articles. Born in Jaffna, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), she lives in Dublin, Ireland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780881928143
Author:
Mary K. Toomey and Everett Leeds and Charles Chesshire
Publisher:
Timber Press
With:
Leeds, Everett
With:
Chesshire, Charles
Author:
Toomey, Mary K.
Author:
Toomey, Mary
Author:
Leeds, Everett
Location:
Portland, Oregon
Subject:
Flowers - Perennials
Subject:
Vines & Climbers
Subject:
Clematis
Subject:
Ornamental Plants
Subject:
Gardening-Perennials
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Timber Press Pocket Guides
Publication Date:
20060629
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
5.75 x 8.75 in

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"Synopsis" by , The Timber Press Pocket Guide to Clematis profiles 300 stunning plants from long-time favorites to the newest hybrids. A valuable complement to the authors' Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis, this compact reference is ideal for taking to the nursery or garden center. It includes cultivation information and suggested landscape uses for each plant.
"Synopsis" by , Offering profiles of 300 stunning plants, this compact reference is ideal for taking to the nursery or the garden center. It includes cultivation information and suggested landscape uses for each plant. Illustrated with 320 photographs of flowers at the height of their bloom.
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