Format:
Book
Title:
Pretty tough plants : 135 resilient, water-smart choices for a beautiful garden / by the experts at Plant Select.
Publisher, Date:
Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2017.
©2017
Description:
254 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Summary:
There?s a growing demand for dependably hardy plants that require less maintenance and less water, but look no less beautiful in the garden. Plant Select ? the leading purveyor of plants designed to thrive in difficult climates ? meets this need by promoting plants that allow gardeners everywhere to have stunning, environmentally-friendly gardens that use fewer resources. Pretty Tough Plants highlights 135 of Plant Select?s top plant picks. Each profile features a color photograph and specific details about the plant?s size, best features, and bloom season, along with cultural needs, landscape features, and design ideas. The plant list includes perennials and annuals, groundcovers, grasses, shrubs, and trees. A chart at the end of the book makes it easy to choose the right plants for specific conditions and needs.
Subjects:
Drought-tolerant plants.
Plants -- Drought tolerance.
Plants -- Hardiness.
Other Author:
Plant Select (Firm), issuing body.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Bedford copy donated by the Bedford Garden Club as memorial in honor of Grace Newell, 2017.
Contents:
How to use this book -- Tender perennials and annuals -- Petites -- Groundcovers -- Perennials -- Ornamental grasses -- Vines -- Shrubs -- Trees and conifers -- Plant reference guide.
LCCN:
2016054536
ISBN:
9781604697353
1604697350
Other Number:
965154122
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
1329213
Call Number:
581.7/54
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
0
# System items in:
0