Tree and Shrub Gardening for Ohio

Tree and Shrub Gardening for Ohio

by Fred Hower, Alison Beck
     
 

With this beautiful book at your fingertips, you can select, plant and care for the trees and shrubs that suit the conditions present in your garden:

* Detailed listings for 82 different species of trees and shrubs, along with information on more than 860 recommended varieties and cultivars best suited for Ohio gardens

* Size, shape and growing zone

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Overview


With this beautiful book at your fingertips, you can select, plant and care for the trees and shrubs that suit the conditions present in your garden:

* Detailed listings for 82 different species of trees and shrubs, along with information on more than 860 recommended varieties and cultivars best suited for Ohio gardens

* Size, shape and growing zone

* Notes on the best features of each species or variety

* Seasonal color

* What tree or shrub to select for a specific location

* How to plant, prune and propagate

* Soil, moisture and sunlight requirements

* Year-round maintenance

* Tips for solving pest and disease problems

* More than 575 color photographs and illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551054025
Publisher:
Lone Pine Publishing
Publication date:
01/22/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.77(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

Meet the Author


Fred Hower has over 40 years of experience as a horticultural consultant, certified arborist and landscape designer. A graduate of Ohio State University, he teaches in the horticulture department of Columbus State Community College. In addition to hosting a radio show, ''Plant Talk,'' he's written more than 400 columns in 90 newspapers and has made frequent guest appearances on television. He is also a speaker at gardening events throughout the state.

Alison Beck has been gardening since she was a child. She has a diploma in Horticulture and a degree in Creative Writing. Alison is the coauthor of several best-selling gardening guides, and her books showcase her talent for practical advice and her passion for gardening.

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