Synopses & Reviews
Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. This book contains easy-to-use advice on the top landscape plant choices. It also recommends specific varieties, and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for the best plants.
The most trusted source for choosing the best plants for a beautiful garden turns its attention to the area of New England and guides gardeners to the best types of plants and flowers to use in landscaping. Contains full-color photos for identification and hundreds of cultivars and varieties of plant life.
Gardening is now the favorite outdoor leisure activity in America. Homeowners realize the health benefits available from gardening and the potential increase in their home's property value.
Regional gardening titles offer the most useful advice because they provide credible information on the plants that perform best in specific states. Gardeners want information they can trust and use successfully in their own gardens.
"The New England Gardeners Guide" is devoted to offering the top landscape plants for New England, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
About the Author
Jacqui Heriteau is the author of many books on gardening and cooking. She served as editor of the noted horticuture book Good Housekeeping Illustrated Encyclopedia of Gardening and had a Book-of-the-Month club selection with her book National Arboretum Book of Outstanding Garden Plants. She has been honored as the American Nursery and Landscape Association’s (ANLA) Communicator of the Year award and is a Fellow of the Garden Writers Association.