This book offers a didactic, practical approach that allows novice-to intermediate residential gardeners to experience success with their vegetable, fruit, and ornamental gardens. This is not an attempt at a comprehensive "Bible" of gardening information, but a complete but focused treatment of plant species and simple, time-saving techniques that maximize the homeowners likelihood of succeeding with his or her garden. Contains regional information for the following states in USDA zones 5, 6 and 7: Rhode Island, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, eastern Massachusetts, Connecticut, southeastern and northwestern New York.
Lynn Steiner is one of the Upper Midwest’s best-known garden writers and a frequent speaker at gardening and environmental events. For 15 years, she was the editor of Northern Gardener magazine, the official publication of the Minnesota State Horticultural Society. She is the author of several gardening books, including Landscaping with Native Plants of Wisconsin, Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan, and Prairie-Style Gardens: Capturing the Essence of the American Prairie Wherever You Live. She is a member of Garden Writers Association, The Nature Conservancy, Wild Ones, Minnesota Parks and Trails Council, and the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin. Lynn lives with her husband, a golden retriever, and two cats on a 100-year-old farmstead in northern Washington County, Minnesota, where she enjoys tending her gardens, watching the progress of her restored prairie and oak woodland, and hunting for native plants in the surrounding countryside.
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