The Well-tended Perennial Garden

The Well-tended Perennial Garden

Planting & Pruning Techniques

Book - 2006
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"This practical guide is lush with clear, step-by-step advice." -- Real Simple

Since its original publication twenty years ago, The Well-Tended Perennial Garden has helped home gardeners successfully plan, plant, and tend their gardens. Now Tracy Di-Sabato-Aust's trusty advice and reassuring tone are back and better than ever in this completely revised new edition. Novice and experienced gardeners alike will benefit from Tracy's thorough details on the essential practices of perennial care--included deadheading, pinching, and thinning--along with growing information for new species and cultivars, on-trend garden design advice, a monthly planting and maintenance schedule, and details on native plants and gardening for wildlife. The Well-Tended Perennial Garden is a must-have ally in the quest for a beautiful, well-maintained garden.
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2006
Characteristics: 383 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 27 cm
Edition: Expanded ed
ISBN: 0881928038
9780881928037
Call Number: 635.932 DISABATO- AUST

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moirajames
Feb 26, 2017

best book on extending the flowering of your perennials

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ClaireM_W
Oct 03, 2013

A superb reference, well organized, & with invaluable month by month 'to dos' and great lists.

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mariaf
Dec 05, 2010

This book had very useful tips for those of use beginning a great garden. Her tips on soil is invaluable.

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