Synopses & Reviews
Expert advice from a trusted name in gardening. Get the solutions to your gardening problems from the American Horticultural Society's Practical Guides! Select from this ever-growing library of titles for the best gardening advice on plants and plant care, garden design, and garden construction. Bulbs in garden design -- planting for year-round color; growing bulbs for picking; exploiting color and form; using containers; naturalized plantings; scented bulbs. Plant care -- when and how to buy bulbs; planting in the open garden, in grass, and in containers; routine care throughout the year; forcing bulbs into early bloom; how to keep your plants healthy and pest-free. Plant catalog -- an illustrated selection of easy bulbs for the garden.
Simply the definitive full-color reference to the horticulture of North America, AHS Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers contains more than 8,000 plant references, 4,250 photographs, and practical advice on everything from cultivation and pests to plant selection and identification.
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The American Horticultural Society (AHS) educates and inspires people of all ages to become successful and environmentally responsible gardeners by advancing the art and science of horticulture.