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Taylor's Guide to Ornamental Grasses: More Than 165 of These Versatile, Low-Maintenance Plants, Pictured in Color with Full Descriptions of How to Use (Taylor's Guides to Gardening)

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Synopsis:

Provides an introduction to ornamental grasses, discussing the different types and their uses, and includes a description of each specimen and growing tips for each type.

Synopsis:

Ornamental grasses are at home in a mixed border or as striking individual specimens. They adapt to a wide range of climates and soils, need little or no maintenance, and resist most pests and diseases. They can anchor a slope or live happily in a container. They are also new to many gardeners, for whom this book will be both an introduction and a very practical guide, with its 165 full-color photos of landscape ideas and portraits of the best grasses for any site - wet or dry, sunny or shady.

About the Author

Roger Holmes, the founding editor of Fine Gardening magazine, has edited several titles in the Taylor's Guide series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395797617
Subtitle:
More Than 165 of These Versatile, Low-Maintenance Plants, Pictured in Color with Full Descriptions of How to Use Them
Editor:
Tenenbaum, Frances
Author:
Holmes, Roger
Author:
Tenenbaum, Frances
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Plants - Grasses
Subject:
Ornamental Plants
Subject:
Grasses
Subject:
Ornamental grasses
Subject:
Gardening-Flower Growing
Copyright:
Edition Description:
PRINTED PAPER OVER BOARD
Series:
Taylor's Guides to Gardening
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
September 1996
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
165 color photos
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.72x4.52x.76 in. .89 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Provides an introduction to ornamental grasses, discussing the different types and their uses, and includes a description of each specimen and growing tips for each type.
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Ornamental grasses are at home in a mixed border or as striking individual specimens. They adapt to a wide range of climates and soils, need little or no maintenance, and resist most pests and diseases. They can anchor a slope or live happily in a container. They are also new to many gardeners, for whom this book will be both an introduction and a very practical guide, with its 165 full-color photos of landscape ideas and portraits of the best grasses for any site - wet or dry, sunny or shady.
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