With Dirr's Hardy Trees and Shrubs and Dirr's Trees and Shrubs for Warm Climates , Michael Dirr set the gold standard for horticultural reference. This season, Timber Press is proud to publish his seminal work, Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs , the most comprehensive visual reference on this important subject. A combination of Dirr's bestselling books under one cover, adding new plants, new photographs, plus all new commentary in Dirr's signature style, it is the bible of woody plants. From majestic
Trees and shrubs are a valuable asset to a garden bringing structure, shade, year-round interest and the all-important vertical dimension. However, choosing the right ones for small gardens is a fine art, and it's all too easy to end up with heavyweight shrubs overtaking the border, dysfunctional climbers, or trees outgrowing their designated spaces. In this practical reference, woody-plant expert Diana Miller takes the anguish out of the process by recommending plants and cultivation techniques that excel
Buy Trees and Shrubs for the Southwest by Mary Irish in Hardcover for the low price of 28.25. Find this product in Gardening > Regional - Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX), Trees, Shrubs.
Debbie Lonnee, John Whitman, Nancy Rose, Don Selinger, Paperback, English-language edition, Pub by University of Minnesota Press
How, when, and where to prune? The questions that beset every gardener never change, but the solutions do. The Pruning of Trees, Shrubs and Conifers recommends the best pruning techniques and practices. This unique encyclopedic treatment details the best pruning methods for more than 450 genera of trees, shrubs, conifers, and woody climbers. The A-Z format covers several thousand species, yet remains a manageable and practical reference. Kirkham clearly explains the reasons behind pruning techniques as well
One of the handiest and most widely used identification aids. Fruit key covers 120 deciduous and evergreen species; twig key covers 160 deciduous species. Easily used. Over 300 photographs. "Students in the field . . . can get accurate identifications faster with these guides than with any of the many teacher's mimeographed ones." — Phytologia. </div>
Trees, Shrubs & Hedges for Your Home by Editors of Creative Homeowner and Landscaping discusses how to select the best plants for your garden as per growing conditions and environment..Author Name: Editors of Creative Homeowner, Landscaping, How-To.Publisher: Creative Homeowner .Publishing Date: October 26, 20 0.ISBN - 0: 580 507 .ISBN - 3: 978- 580 5070.Trees, Shrubs & Hedges for Your Home by Editors of Creative Homeowner and Landscaping - A guide to plants selection and care
This handy handbook, which can be used independently or as a companion to The Trees of Florida and The Shrubs and Woody Vines of Florida , makes it possible to easily identify all of Florida's native and naturalized woody plants. The text is formatted as a traditional botanical key, offering a series of either/or decisions leading to the precise identification of a plant in hand. Designed primarily for field use and targeted to both amateurs and professionals, the keys are clear, concise, non-technical, and
This book includes a brief introduction to trees and shrubs, descriptions of the ecological zones in Washington State and species descriptions .Author : Lyons, C. P..Quality Paper ( 59 pages).Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing, March 999.BISAC Subject: Education / Training & Certification .English .Dimensions : 0.39 x 5.49 x 8.53 Weight: 0.64.Trees and Shrubs of Washington, Lyons, C. P. ISBN: 978 55 050942
Do you have an old grapevine that needs training? A forsythia that has become too leggy? Evergreen shrubs that threaten to push through your first-floor windows? Have you just purchased a new home and feel mystified by the pruning chores ahead? If so, help is here in Pruning Trees, Shrubs & Vines. Pruning is one of the best things you can do for your plants and trees, if it's done the right way. When pruned regularly and properly, your plants stay vibrantly healthy. Flowering shrubs and vines produce more
Fact and folklore that explore the details of common plant and animal communities east of the Rockies.
Buy Florida's Best Fruiting Plants by Charles R. Boning in Paperback for the low price of 17.56. Find this product in Gardening > Fruit, Regional - South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA.
It is possible to grow trees from seed within a decade - the secret is to know what seeds to collect and how to prepare and plant them. This book is a well-illustrated guide to the identification and propagation of native trees.
Since 1956, when the late Boughton Cobb wrote his field guide to ferns, this book, unchanged in all the years since, has become the classic on the subject. Now the New England Wild Flower Society (NEWFS) has completely updated the text and added 100 color photographs. The incredibly beautiful full-page line drawings by the late Laura Louise Foster have been reproduced from the original art. New subjects include a section on habitats and conservation, a glossary of botanical terms, and a chapter on gardening
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.
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In Trees and Shrubs of the Pacific Northwest, Mark Turner and Ellen Kuhlman cover 568 species of woody plants that can be found in Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, and northern California. The comprehensive field guides features introductory chapters on the native landscape and plant entries that detail the family, scientific and common name, flowering seasons, and size. Each entry includes color photographs of the plant's habitat and distinguishing characteristics and a range map. Trees and Shrubs of
From reviews of the first edition: "A complete and professional treatment of the woody plants west of the Pecos River in Texas.... The manual is quite comprehensive and includes many slightly woody perennial herbs in addition to trees and shrubs.... It is] a valuable addition to the growing body of regional floras and will be a useful tool for all those interested in this beautiful and fascinating area." -- Madron o "Dr. A. Michael Powell's 25 years of botanical experience are evident in this work for both
With the Rocky Mountains to the west, the Great Plains to the North, the Chihuahan Desert to the south and the Gulf of Mexico to the east, Texas lies at the biological crossroads of North America. More than 5,000 flowering plants, from tiny herbs to towering trees, grow in these vast and diverse habitats.
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With more than two hundred tree, shrub, and woody vine species in Minnesota, anyone with an interest in the outdoors has likely encountered an unfamiliar plant and wondered about its name, origin, characteristics, and habitat. In this new identification resource, the state’s foremost botanist and endangered species expert Welby R. Smith provides authoritative, accessible, and up-to-date information on the state’s native and naturalized woody plant species. This fully illustrated resource features: •
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Have your landscape and eat it too! Landscaping ideas and special culinary uses for: Fruit trees-apple, cherry, peach, plum, pear, crabapple, quince Nut trees-pecan, walnut, chestnut, almond, hazelnut Bushes-Blueberry Herbs and vines-bay, grape, nasturtium, kiwi, lavender, mint, rosemary, sage, thyme Hot-country choices-fig, kumquat, lemon, lime, orange, olive, pomegranate Wildflowers-pawpaw, persimmon, rose, sunflower, yucca, prickly pear Also features an overview and tips on preserving the harvest,