Made for the Shade

Made for the Shade

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by Judy Glattstein
     
 


Home gardeners looking for answers to the question of what to plant in shady places, will find answers to their problems in this volume. The book emphasizes the importance of good gardening sense and explains how plants can be matched to different conditions based on their natural habitat. Presented here are detailed descriptions and instructions for nurturing… See more details below

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Home gardeners looking for answers to the question of what to plant in shady places, will find answers to their problems in this volume. The book emphasizes the importance of good gardening sense and explains how plants can be matched to different conditions based on their natural habitat. Presented here are detailed descriptions and instructions for nurturing trees, shrubs, ground covers, perennials, bulbs, tubers, and annuals that thrive in shady places. This attractive, informative, but above all useful volume features 150 full-color photos.

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People Magazine
...[B]ring life and contrasting color to pretty places where the sun is stingy with its beams.
Booknews
A thorough guide to shade gardening, discussing various types of shady conditions and describing the best adapted trees, shrubs, grasses, vines, herbaceous plants, and bulbs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764105128
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.68(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.68(d)

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