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Growing And Propagating Wild Flowers

Author : Harry R. Phillips
ISBN : UOM:39076000817671
Genre : Plant propagation
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A guide to wild flower propagation and cultivation based on ten years of pioneering research at the North Carolina Botanical Garden.
Category: Plant propagation

Native Trees Shrubs Vines

Author : William Cullina
ISBN : 0618098585
Genre : Nature
File Size : 32.84 MB
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A comprehensive, illustrated reference covering nearly one thousand native woody plants discusses the benefits of using such trees, shrubs, and vines in ecological gardening to provide food and shelter to attract birds and butterflies and offers helpful instructions on how to select, cultivate, and propagate a variety of native species.
Category: Nature

Growing Wildflowers

Author : Marie Sperka
ISBN : CORNELL:31924059220636
Genre : Gardening
File Size : 80.86 MB
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Descriptions of numerous North American wildflower species accompany details on their cultivation, propagation, and care
Category: Gardening

Success With Wild Flowers Plants

Author : Julian Slatcher
ISBN : 186108417X
Genre : Gardening
File Size : 79.31 MB
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Any gardener can give a home to flowers, climbers, shrubs, and trees that usually grow wild in fields, forests, wetlands, and roadsides. After all, native plants have the advantage of already being hardy survivors in their indigenous areas. This eye-opening guide offers plans and designs; instruction on care and propagation; advice on weeds, pests, and diseases; and ideas for colorful year-round outdoor and indoor displays. Special tips show how to arrange various colors and sizes so they are compatible with walkway borders, walls, rockeries, and ponds, and can flourish in crowded or hard-to-thrive areas. A detailed directory and 150 full-color close-up and landscape photos envision a touch of the wild lurking just outside the door.
Category: Gardening

Landscaping With Wildflowers Native Plants

Author : William H. W. Wilson
ISBN : WISC:89094234887
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 27.20 MB
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Gives advice on growing and propagating wild plants, tells how to incorporate them into a landscaping scheme, and looks at different types of gardens
Category: Technology & Engineering

Landscaping With Wildflowers

Author : Jim Wilson
ISBN : 039566926X
Genre : Gardening
File Size : 72.27 MB
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A guide to natural gardening shows readers how to incorporate wildflowers into their gardens, devoting one chapter to each of the major types of wildflower landscaping
Category: Gardening

Wildflowers

Author : Carol Kopolow
ISBN : MINN:31951D00749080L
Genre : Wild flowers
File Size : 59.4 MB
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Category: Wild flowers

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
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Growing Woodland Plants

Author : Clarence Birdseye
ISBN : 0486206610
Genre : Nature
File Size : 39.65 MB
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The authors explain the interrelationships of trees, wildflowers, ferns, bacteria, and the soil of woodlands; suggest ways of preparing both large and small wildflower gardens; and describe when, where, and how to gather woods plants. Includes detailed information on over 200 wildflowers and ferns. 195 illustrations.
Category: Nature

Wild Flowers To Know And Grow

Author : Jean Hersey
ISBN : CORNELL:31924003379439
Genre : Wild flower gardening
File Size : 86.26 MB
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How to identify, grow, and protect wildflowers, and how to use and enjoy them in many ways.
Category: Wild flower gardening

Propagation Of Wildflowers

Author : Will C. Curtis
ISBN : CORNELL:31924003767427
Genre : Plant propagation
File Size : 71.72 MB
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Growing California Native Plants

Author : Marjorie G. Schmidt
ISBN : 052090611X
Genre : Nature
File Size : 37.98 MB
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This is the first comprehensive book to aid the gardener in making a start with native plants. It takes the gardener through the beginning steps of identifying native plants, evaluating them in relation to conventional garden materials, and learning detailed techniques of propagation and culture. Annuals, perennials (including ferns), bulbs, shrubs and trees are included—with about 350 species treated in detail, and many others included in charts and listings for quick reference. A few California native plants have been in cultivation for a hundred years or so, but widespread consciousness of natives is relatively recent. It has arisen partly because of the recent drought, which natives survived more readily than exotics, and partly because of growing awareness that many natives have become rare or endangered, and may be preserved and perpetuated by cultivation for their ornamental qualities. The book is in full accord with the new trend in landscaping in which the environment, climate, and restricted water supplies are taken into account—not only for gardens but also for parks, roadside plantings, and other large-scale landscaping. Because propagation and cultural methods for many native plants have never been recorded, the author spent years gathering information through correspondence. She has also had personal experience in growing natives for more than 30 years. The result is the first complete, practical, convenient guide for growing native plants. It will be essential for the experienced gardener and the beginner alike.
Category: Nature

Growing Native Plants Of Western Canada Common Grasses Wildflowers

Author : M. D. Pahl
ISBN : CORNELL:31924085786089
Genre : Botany
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This guide is intended to provide government, industry, and the general public with up-to-date information about the production of native plants for reclamation, restoration, and landscaping in western Canada. The first part of the guide covers the following subjects: the seed system and its regulation; collecting seeds from wild lands; choice of cultivar or population; establishing a stand, including land preparation and seeding; weed control; fertilization; stand renovation and other considerations such as pollination; irrigation; special considerations for wild flower species; harvesting of seeds; expected seed yield and stand life; and seed processing. The second and third parts provide information on specific grasses and wild flowers, including plant characteristics, habitat, distribution, phenology, seeding and harvest methods, seed processing, forage properties if any, available cultivars, and role in reclamation. Includes glossary and species index.
Category: Botany

Go Native

Author : Carolyn Harstad
ISBN : WISC:89065351702
Genre : Gardening
File Size : 60.84 MB
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Presents a case for gardening with native plants and wildflowers; offers general tips on garden planning; provides descriptions of suggested trees, shrubs, vines, ground covers, and ferns for the Lower Midwest growing region; explains how to create prairie, meadow, and woodland gardens; and discusses water use and exotics.
Category: Gardening