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American Horticultural Society 75 great American garden plants

by William E. Barrick

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Published by Oxmoor House in Birmingham, AL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Landscape plants -- United States.,
    • Landscape plants -- United States -- Pictorial works.,
    • Landscape gardening -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 160).

      Other titlesAmerican Horticultural Society Seventy-five great American garden plants, 75 great American garden plants
      StatementWilliam E. Barrick.
      ContributionsAmerican Horticultural Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB407 .B33 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL711021M
      ISBN 100848716205
      LC Control Number97075804
      OCLC/WorldCa39006911

      John Bryan's substantive revision to his original magnum opus published in — selected by the American Horticultural Society as one of the 75 great American gardening books— provides expanded coverage of some genera and a staggering number of species, varieties, and cultivars. Genera are treated with detail appropriate to their importance, with information on history 5/5(2). The AHS Great Plant Guide is designed to help you choose plants in two different ways. In the A-Z of Plants, over 1, plants have full entries and are illustrated with photographs. This is the section to consult to find details about a plant. It will tell you what type of plant it is, how it grows, what its ornamental features are, where it grows and looks best, and how to care for it.5/5(1).

      If only one gardening resource is purchased this year, let it be this book, a revision of The American Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (). Tightly packed into a single volume is nearly everything that amateur landscapers and gardeners need to consider for outlining, designing, and planting their outdoor growing areas/5(32).   Since its first publication in , the AHS Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers has sold nearly 3 million copies and become the must-have reference for all gardeners around the world. This is the ideal book for selecting plants, planning a border, a greenhouse, or a whole garden, and for identifying plants, and it contains a wealth of information on their appearance and cultivation/5(3).

      Dear Friends of the American Horticultural Society, I invite you accompany us to one of the world’s finest destinations for horticulture, viticulture and gastronomy: “Gardens of Provence,” will take place from May 1 to 10, Here are just a few highlights of a tour chock-filled with extraordinary experiences.   Book Summary: The title of this book is American Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers (American Horticultural Society) and it was written by Christopher Brickell (Editor). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages:


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