Landscaping With Native Plants Of Minnesota
ISBN10: 0896586502 ISBN13: 9780896586505 Publisher: Motorbooks Intl Published: Mar 21 2005 Pages: 191 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 10.75" Width: 8.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
8 1/2 x 11 192 pgs 325 color photos index bibliography Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota is designed for beginning and experienced gardeners who want to learn more about Minnesota's unique native-plant communities and how to successfully incorporate them into their home landscapes. It combines the practicality of a field guide with all the basic information homeowners need to create an effective landscape design. The plant profiles section includes comprehensive descriptions of hundreds of flowers, trees, shrubs, vines, evergreens, grasses, and ferns that have grown in Minnesota since the time before European settlement. Information on planting, maintenance, and landscape uses for each plant is also included.