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Plants for Dry Climates - How to Select, Grow and Enjoy (1992)
Front Cover Book Details
Genre Non-Fiction
Subject Arid regions plants
Publication Date 1992
Format Softcover (11.0 mm)
Publisher HP Books
Language English
Description
Packed with full-color photos, easy-to-read charts and information, this reference and how-to book is for anyone interested in dry-climate plants from California to Texas.

Plants for Dry Climates offers complete descriptions of more than 300 species, including a variety of low-maintenance and drought-resistant plants. Over 430 color photographs and useful plant charts help you choose your annuals, perennial color, ground cover and trees.

You will also learn how to modify the microclimate in your garden or landscape. Reduce glare and control wind and air flow to create the perfect atmosphere for your landscape plants. Combined with the detailed information on growth characteristics, uses and specific soil, sun, water, temperature and maintenance needs, you'll have all you need to successfully grow plants in dry climates.

Tells how to:
Plan and plant an easy-care landscape
Use plants to modify your climate and save energy
Grow lawns, vegetables and flowers

Identify and treat common plant problems
Use landscape themes
Utilize the minioasis concept
Differentiate climate ingredients that affect plant selection

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Product Details
LoC Classification SB427.5.D8 1992
Dewey 635.9/52
ISBN 1557880417
Edition New updated ed., Rev. ed.
Cover Price $14.95
No. of Pages 192
First Edition No
Rare No
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