Plants for Dry Climates: How to Select, Grow, and Enjoy

Plants for Dry Climates: How to Select, Grow, and Enjoy

by Warren D. Jones
     
 

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Packed with full-color photos, easy-to-read charts and information, this reference and how-to book is a necessity for anyone interested in dry-climate plants. It teaches you how to personalize your garden or landscape design. Plants for Dry Climates offers complete descriptions of more than 300 species, including a variety of low-maintenance and drought-resistant

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Packed with full-color photos, easy-to-read charts and information, this reference and how-to book is a necessity for anyone interested in dry-climate plants. It teaches you how to personalize your garden or landscape design. Plants for Dry Climates offers complete descriptions of more than 300 species, including a variety of low-maintenance and drought-resistant plants. Over 430 color photographs and useful plant charts help you choose your annuals, perennial color, ground cover and trees.

You will also learn how to modify the microclimate in your garden or landscape. Reduce glare and control wind and air flow to create the perfect atmosphere for your landscape plants. Combined with detailed information on growth characteristics and specific soil, sun, water, temperature and maintenance needs, you'll have all you need to successfully grow plants in California and the Southwest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555611767
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.49(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.37(d)

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