Taylor's Guide to Perennials

Taylor's Guide to Perennials

More Than 600 Flowering and Foliage Plants, Including Ferns and Ornamental Grasses

Book - 2000
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Perennials are every gardener's favorite plants. They provide colorful flowers and leafy foliage, and, best of all, their beauty returns year after year. In this fully illustrated guide, you’ll find

- The best new cultivars of the beloved old-fashioned plants of grandmother’s garden

- Exciting new introductions from all over the world

- Today’s popular ornamental grasses, perfect for combining with other perennials in low-maintenance gardens

- Ferns to grow among the flowers

And for every plant pictured, you’ll find complete growing information as well as notes on how to propagate your own plants to fill your garden with "free" flowers.

Baker & Taylor
Shares information on growth cycles and daily care for a variety of perennials.

Book News
Presents a sampling of hundreds of readily available perennials plants, with both photographs and individual descriptive entries appearing in alphabetical order by botanical name. Photographs are accompanied by captions that summarize essential information about the plants and both sections are cross-referenced. Most are broadly hardy, with only a handful that require conditions warmer than USDA zone 5 and many that can go colder. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

& Taylor

Updated with new information and illustrations, the classic guide to perennials covers 220 species in vivid detail and features more than four hundred full-color photographs. 20,000 first printing. 20,000 first printing.

Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
ISBN: 9780395983638
Characteristics: 490 p. : col. ill., map ; 22 cm.
Alternative Title: Perennials


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