6 edition of The AHS Great Plant Guide found in the catalog.
February 12, 2001
by DK ADULT
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||672|
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The AHS Great Plant Guide book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The AHS Great Plant Guide is designed to help you choose p /5.
`Great Plants Guide' by the American Horticultural Society is a slightly overweight `pocket sized' guide to buying and raising outdoor garden plants. Regardless of the subject, I am always just a bit suspicious of `pocket guides' to very broad subjects. And, as this book brags about covering recommended plants, this is pretty broad/5(4).
`Great Plants Guide' by the American Horticultural Society is a slightly overweight `pocket sized' guide to buying and raising outdoor garden plants. Regardless of the subject, I am always just a bit suspicious of `pocket guides' to very broad subjects. And, as this book brags about covering recommended plants, this is pretty broad.4/5.
"The AHS Great Plant Guide was conceived to help gardeners select outstanding and reliable plants for their garden, whatever thier level of expertise and experience, and whatever the site. Because all of the plants in this book are suitable for some region of North America, however small or specialized, any gardener, even a novice, can choose.
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 you dream of finding beautiful flowers, the new updated and revised American Horticultural Society Great Plant Guide is impressive.
With over recommended plants and guides for plants for containers, this book was rather handy when planting a new container garden.5/5(5). Ahs Great Plant Guide.
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The AHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants is the most comprehensive, detailed, and lavishly illustrated guide to garden plants ever published. With authoritative coverage of more t ornamental plants, accompanied by nearly 6, full-color photographs, it is destined to become the essential reference work for all gardeners, from novice to expert.4/5(11).
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An extensive introduction explains the botany and plant physiology behind the science of propagation, and the encyclopedic A - Z section presents all the appropriate techniques for more than 1, different kinds of plants/5(9). Download Full Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format.
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Judges praised it for emphasizing and explaining the importance of plant-pollinator relationships in an accessible, useable format.Native Plants for Zone 9. U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 9a and b reach across the nation's southern section.
Plants native to these areas must tolerate wide temperature.A plant's performance is governed by the total climate: length of growing season, timing and amount of rainfall, winter lows, summer highs, wind, and humidity.
Sunset's climate zone maps take all these factors into account, unlike the familiar hardiness zone maps devised by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which divides most of North America.