Caring for Perennials

Author: Janet Macunovich
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9780882669571
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Macunovich teaches her month-by-month schedule for perennial gardening. Includes care charts for more than 130 perennials.

Plants for All Seasons

Author: Ursula Buchan
Publisher: Miller/Mitchell Beazley
ISBN: 9781840000511
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Creating a garden that has colour, beauty and architectural interest year-round is far easier than many gardeners believe. The secret is to choose versatile plants and to appreciate that brilliant autumn and winter foliage, stems and berries can create just as stunning an effect as spring and summer flowers.

The Perennial Garden

Author: Jeff Cox
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780875961231
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Explains how to have a garden that blooms all year long, providing background on site selection, soil preparation, and plant culture

Perennial Combinations

Author: C. Colston Burrell
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9780875968063
Format: PDF, ePub
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Offers planting plans and plant descriptions to maximize the effects of color in a perennial garden

Powerhouse Plants

Author: Graham Rice
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
ISBN: 9781604692105
Format: PDF, Docs
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Offers information on plants that stay beautiful all year round through dramatic seasonal changes.

Continuous Container Gardens

Author: Roanne Robbins
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603428305
Format: PDF
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Extend the life of your container garden beyond the summer months with an innovative system created by Sara Begg Townsend and Roanne Robbins. Beginning with a central woody plant, garden ornament, or eye-catching perennial, you’ll learn how to swap in seasonal plants for a dynamic display that looks great year-round. This inventive guide presents 48 tried-and-true designs that yield endless variations. No matter the season, your container garden will be glowing with bursts of color and varied textures that are in tune with nature.

Perennial Companions

Author: Thomas Fischer
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
ISBN: 0881929395
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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There is an abundance of inspiration in the 100 combinations featured in this book. Each grouping is an actual garden scene that combines two, three, or more perennials in colorful tableaux that span the gardening year, from earliest spring to the onset of winter. All 100 entries identify each of the main plants by both common and botanical names, specify the care and conditions they require, and indicate when the combination reaches its peak of beauty.

The Perennial Care Manual

Author: Nancy J. Ondra
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603420452
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Keep your perennial beds looking their best, season after season. From planning and planting to pruning and propagating, this comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to maintain a stunning perennial garden. Nancy J. Ondra provides an in-depth, plant-by-plant guide that profiles 125 popular perennials, with helpful information on each plant’s soil, light, and water needs. Ondra’s expertise and passion for gardening, along with Rob Cardillo’s breathtaking photography, will inspire you to create a garden of your dreams that will last a lifetime.

Five Plant Gardens

Author: Nancy J. Ondra
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603429042
Format: PDF, Kindle
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With literally hundreds of choices, it can be overwhelming to decide which perennials to plant in your garden. Nancy J. Ondra takes the stressful guesswork out of perennial garden planning by offering 52 vibrant designs, each made up of only five plants. Ondra tailors each simple design to a specific set of growing conditions, with plenty of tips to help your planting mature. Enjoy gardens full of sun-drenched blooming flowers and shade-loving greenery for years to come.