Synopses & Reviews
With over 400 illustrated examples of the best plant combinations for summer landscape color, Plant Combinations for Your Landscape contains analysis of the each grouping, explaining how each one works, why it is effective, and what readers need to do to keep the plants flourishing. Suggestions for many alternative plant pairings allow readers to create thousands of the most imaginative and visually effective planting combinations available.
An illustrated collection of more than 400 of the best plant combinations for landscape summer color.
The best plant combinations for every summer garden
• More than 400 beautifully photographed planting combinations to use in your garden
• Expert advice on how to grow and care for every combination, from planting to pruning
• Up to 2,000 alternative combinations so you can create your own seasonal planting schemes
About the Author
Tony Lord is a gardening author, photographer, and consultant with an expert eye for effective plant combinations. He lectures on plants, gardens, and history, and edits the annual Royal Horticultural Society Plant Finder.
Table of Contents
How to Use This Book Introduction Shrubs and Small Trees Climbers Roses Perennials Bulbs Annuals
Hardiness Zones Common Plant Names Index Ackowledgments