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8 edition of All About Perennials found in the catalog.

All About Perennials

by Ortho

  • 300 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Ortho .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Flowers - Perennials,
  • Reference,
  • Gardening / Flowers / Perennials,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Perennials

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOrtho"s All About Gardening
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7761255M
    ISBN 100696232154
    ISBN 109780696232152
    OCLC/WorldCa79629590

    However, there are specific parameters to guide judges. To qualify for short list selection books have to be very user-friendly, clearly presented, and basically useful to all gardeners at all levels of expertise. This year’s winner: Claire Austin’s Book of Perennials was a .   It is one of the longest bloomers of the perennials, and it is one tough plant. Many of the best plants for American gardens are the prairie plants, and this is one of those. When I was first gardening, every garden book seemed to have this plant on the list of a "must have".Reviews:

    The Stokes’ aster should be placed up-close for the best view of the exquisite blooms. They are a long-flowering perennial and make excellent cut flowers with a long life indoors. Plant with other sun loving perennials, such as, daylilies, monardas, echinacea, and sedums. It is definitely long-lived and easy-care. As a gardener, I loved this story of flowers, family, friends, and the fears that we all have deep inside. A book that reminded me that we need to look to the choices we all make it life and how they are not just for us but also how they effect others. Good book and good life lessons. 1 person found this helpful.

    95 pages seem small for a book, yet this book is packed full on All About Perennials. This is one of those Ortho books from the 80's, I remember all of them on the shelves in garden centers. Beds, borders and container gardening made simple and easy to understand. Detailed information on each perennial inside book, great book, I already rated 5 5/5(1). All About Roses is an excellent introduction into this family of plants, and it includes a nice introductory catalog of roses. Second book - An Ortho Book. The complete guide to raising perennials in beds, borders, and Rating: % positive.


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All About Perennials by Ortho Download PDF EPUB FB2

Perennials is a sharp meditation on the changing female body, and the ways in which such changes are often involuntary and unwanted [She] skillfully captures the details and rituals of camp.”—J. Courtney Sullivan, The New York Times Book 4/5(52).

Perennials for Every Purpose: Choose the Right Plants for Your Conditions, Your Garden, and Your Taste (A Rodale Organic Gardening Book) Larry Hodgson out of 5 stars Perennials is such a heart-warming book about love and loss, betrayal and forgiveness, weakness and strength, especially woman's strength.

Cantrell's writing is straight-forward and easy to read, yet there's plenty here for champions of literary fiction to love/5. Perennials By Mandy Berman What it's all about This book is about campers and parents and camp counselors who all went to summer camp at Camp Marigold.

It begins when Fiona and Rachel camp friends are really young and the book follows them /5(). White Flower Farm is a family-owned mail-order nursery located in northwestern Connecticut.

Since we have been providing a wide range of perennials, annuals, bulbs, shrubs, vines, amaryllis, gardening tools & supplies, and gifts for gardeners.

We also offer gardening advice and how-to information to gardeners throughout the United States. A staple of the fall garden, asters burst forth with their starlike perennial flowers in late summer and autumn. Bloom colors include rich pinks, blues, purples, and ruby reds.

They can soar to 5 feet, depending on the species, and are excellent for beds and borders as well as for cutting to bring indoors.

Light: Full sun or part sun Water: Plant in consistently moist, well-drained soils. Buy a cheap copy of Ortho's All About Perennials book by Ann Lovejoy. Shows readers how to achieve breathtaking color year after ed so book is visually compelling and easy toeasy-to-understand system of Free shipping over $/5(4).

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Visit BN Café. Become a B&N Member. Members Save Every Day. Learn More. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinnes, A. Cort. All about perennials. San Francisco, CA: Ortho Books, © (OCoLC) Document Type.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: Perennials. Includes index. Description: pages: color illustrations, map ; 28 cm. Perennials - which is the best reference book. Several people have been asking me recently about the best reference books on perennials. So here goes (until that is I've done my own!).

Perennial garden plants, or, The modern florilegium: A concise account of herbaceous plants. All Perennials. Choose from our full list of flowers, vines, grasses and shrubs to create a beautiful perennial garden.

Mix and Match Perennial Plants and Bulbs and Save 20% Save 20% when you buy any combination of 3 or more perennial plants or bulbs.

Mix and match one plant at a time – once the third has been added to your cart, all will be. These perennials are as charming as they are tough. Plant purple coneflower in virtually any sunny spot, and it will bloom all summer and into fall.

Plus, the coneflower's lavender, white, pink, yellow, orange, or green daisy-shape blooms look great in any design style, especially in country or cottage gardens. Perennials for All Seasons 4 Spring, First Flowers 6 Early Summer Color 7 High-Summer Display 8 Late Summer 9 Winter Interest 10 Fine-Tuning Multiseason Appeal 11 Bloom Season Chart 12 Design Strategies 14 Formal or Informal.

16 Planting in Tiers 17 The Power of Shape 19 The Power of Big Perennials 20Pages: All-summer perennials: If all the planning you want to do is for a show of long-term color, try planting all-summer perennials.

Mix and match various colors and forms as you like. Note that these plants tend to be sun-lovers, so prepare a spot in an open area of good soil, and take good care of them so they can do their best for you.

Many perennials, like Geranium ‘Rozanne’ will continue to produce flowers all season, but in a lesser quantity. If you want a heavier bloom, shear the plants back by one-third to one-half to push out fresh foliage and flowers. The Mid-Season Superstars: Ornamental Onion ‘Millenium’ (Allium ‘Millenium’, zones 5 to 9).

*Due to COVID, only customers with in-store shopping appointments are allowed. Click below to book your appointment. All Perennials The Cornerstone of Your Garden. The cornerstone of many gardens, perennials set the foundation for a well-rounded collection of plants.

Jackson and Perkins offers a wide selection of durable, easy-care perennials to help you build that important foundation.

Choose from the best, bright sun perennials such as coneflowers and. Perennials for All Season Color The focal point of a great perennial bed is the flower color and if you have just a few perennials that flower all season long you have a summer of color.

Most perennials bloom for about a month or so then they start to make the seed and get a little raggedy and tired looking. Blue Mazus Garden Stone - A sisters love is for all seasons Ajuga Chocolate Chip Bugleweed Pink Drift Rose Pink Chintz Thyme Persian Chocolate Creeping Jenny - Moneywort Rock Crystal Red Delosperma Ophiopgon japonicus 'Silver Mist' - Silver Mist Mondo Grass Garden Stone - Gone yet not forgotten Sedum dasyphyllum 'Major' - Blue Tears Sedum.

Perennials are less cold-hardy when grown in containers, so there is a greater chance for injury. Keep in mind that the bigger the pot, the higher success rate you will have in overwintering. This is because there is a larger volume of soil in a bigger pot to help insulate the roots, protecting them from freezing and desiccating.Buy The Complete Perennials Book by Ortho, Ortho Books (Editor), Marilyn Rogers (Editor) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.Here's a quick list of all the Top Shelf perennials -- the "must read" items in our mature-reader line that should already be on your "Top Shelf." And if they're not, well what are you waiting for!?

Selected by the LA Times Book Club $ (US) Add to Cart Details. ISBN -Diamond: MAR