Choosing Plant Combinations

Choosing Plant Combinations

Book - 1999
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Baker & Taylor
Provides suggestions on ways to mix and match color and shape in a garden and includes information on plant height, time of bloom, light requirements, and hardiness zones

Meredith Books
This book does the homework for anyone who wants to create a beautiful garden but lacks the time to plan and design. It helps readers achieve maximum effect with minimum effort, with examples of combinations in the book for a bold or subdued look.Gorgeous, full-color photographs of different plant combinations based on color and form.Plant combinations shown give optimum effect using the aesthetics of color and form—including single color, bold color, subtle color, similar form, subtle form, and bold form.Suggests alternative plants that give the same look and add to the regional diversity of the plant material included.Combinations are adaptable to all regions of America.Includes complete cultural information and mail-order sources for every plant shown.

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa : Better Homes and Gardens, c1999
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780696210143
Branch Call Number: 635.968 CHO
Characteristics: 264 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Better Homes and Gardens Books (Firm)


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