Perennials for Northern California

Perennials for Northern California

by Bob Tanem, Don Williamson
     
 
Perennial gardening can be easy, fun and rewarding, especially when you have this beautifully illustrated guide at your fingertips. With detailed accounts of 93 different perennials, along with information on 519 recommended varieties and cultivars perfect for Northern California gardens, this book takes the guesswork out of perennial gardening. The authors share

Overview

Perennial gardening can be easy, fun and rewarding, especially when you have this beautifully illustrated guide at your fingertips. With detailed accounts of 93 different perennials, along with information on 519 recommended varieties and cultivars perfect for Northern California gardens, this book takes the guesswork out of perennial gardening. The authors share their common sense and practical advice to help you transform any patch of ground--wet or dry, sunny or shady, coastal or hot interior valley--into a spectacular garden you can enjoy year after year:
• Flower and foliage colors
• Height and spread ranges
• Blooming periods
• How and when to start your plants
• Planting strategies
• Light, water and nutrient needs
• Choosing the best perennials for different growing conditions
• Over 500 color photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551052519
Publisher:
Lone Pine Publishing
Publication date:
02/27/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
1,103,075
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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