Rocky Mountain Gardener S Handbook

Author by : John Cretti
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
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Total Read : 63
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Description : Rocky Mountain Gardener's Handbook is an all-inclusive gardener's reference book. It includes plant information as well as when-to-do-it information. Covering decorative landscape plants and edible plants, this handbook is a thorough introduction to gardening in the Rocky Mountains.


Rocky Mountain Gardener S Handbook

Author by : John Cretti
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cool Springs Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 59
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Description : Rocky Mountain Gardener’s Handbook includes 300 plant profiles organized under ten plant categories, from annuals to vines. Each plant profile page includes three recommended plants, with full-color images, helpful icons for sun and shade requirements, and planting and growing information. Twelve months of around-the-garden maintenance information for each plant category assists the gardener with what to do to maintain a Rocky Mountain garden. Includes helpful charts, illustrations, and full-color plant images.


Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide

Author by : Cheryl Moore-Gough
Languange : en
Publisher by : Two Dot Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 66
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Description : Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide is the definitive guide to vegetable gardening in the five states that comprise the Rocky Mountain region. Expert horticulturist, Cheryl Moore-Gough, addresses the unique growing conditions and challenges of this region from how to select, grow, and harvest a host of vegetables that will succeed to offering tips for extending the season. Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide is the definitive guide to vegetable gardening in the five states that comprise the Rocky Mountain region. Professional horticulturist, Cheryl Moore-Gough, addresses the unique growing conditions and challenges of this region from how to select, grow, and harvest a host of vegetables that will succeed to offering tips for extending the season."


Rocky Mountain Getting Started Garden Guide

Author by : John Cretti
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
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Total Read : 90
Total Download : 809
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Description : Rocky Mountain Getting Started Garden Guide is a plant selection guide, perfect for when you're choosing plants and starting a garden in a climate that can be as challenging as it is beautiful. Choose the right plants and care for them properly with help from an expert. John Cretti, one of the Rockies' most highly respected and experienced gardeners, shares his deep knowledge of the region, gardens, and plants in a lively, upbeat style.


Rocky Mountain Gardener S Guide

Author by : John Cretti
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cool Springs Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 58
Total Download : 650
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Description : Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. This book contains easy-to-use advice on the top landscape plant choices. It also recommends specific varieties, and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for the best plants.


Rocky Mountain Month By Month Gardening

Author by : John Cretti
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
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Total Read : 21
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Description : "Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming"--Cover.


Southwest Gardener S Handbook

Author by : Diana Maranhao
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 34
Total Download : 610
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Description : Intermediate to advanced home gardeners who are interested in learning how to be even more successful in their Southwest garden need this book on their bookshelves! This handbook offers information about how to select plants best-suited for arid Southwest environments (states which include Texas, Oklahoma, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, and Utah). It's a comprehensive, highly visual resource for gardeners that's rich with planting advice, including specific plant recommendations and critical when-to and how-to pointers necessary for successful home landscaping and gardening. Southwest Gardener's Handbook addresses everything from plant selections to accurate planting timelines and gardening maintenance information. Planting and growing information for edibles is also included with plant selections for the most common plant categories (annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, and succulents). Another special differentiating component of this book includes the firsthand advice of a local gardener in the region (Utah). Featuring nearly 300 full-color photos of the best plant selections for the dry Southwest region to aid in plant selection, plus an introduction for each plant group and a monthly tips section, this book is a comprehensive resource--a must-have for avid gardeners. You'll find recommended plants, garden how-tos, what-tos, and when-to information for planting, pruning, proper watering, lawn care, and much more. Don't start planting in the Southwest without it!


Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide

Author by : Cheryl Moore-Gough
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 61
Total Download : 687
File Size : 44,6 Mb
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Description : Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide is the definitive guide to vegetable gardening in the five states that comprise the Rocky Mountain region. Expert horticulturist, Cheryl Moore-Gough, addresses the unique growing conditions and challenges of this region from how to select, grow, and harvest a host of vegetables that will succeed to offering tips for extending the season. Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide is the definitive guide to vegetable gardening in the five states that comprise the Rocky Mountain region. Professional horticulturist, Cheryl Moore-Gough, addresses the unique growing conditions and challenges of this region from how to select, grow, and harvest a host of vegetables that will succeed to offering tips for extending the season.


The Timber Press Guide To Vegetable Gardening In The Mountain States

Author by : Mary Ann Newcomer
Languange : en
Publisher by : Timber Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 77
Total Download : 161
File Size : 45,9 Mb
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Description : How to grow your own food in the Rockies! Growing vegetables requires regionally specific information—what to plant, when to plant it, and when to harvest are based on climate, weather, and first frost. The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States tackles this need head on, with regionally specific growing information written by local gardening expert, Mary Ann Newcomer. Monthly planting guides show exactly what you can do in the garden from January through December. The skill sets go beyond the basics with tutorials on seed saving, worm bins, and more. For home gardeners in Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, eastern Washington and Oregon, northern Nevada, and the southernmost parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan.


Northwest Gardener S Handbook

Author by : Pat Munts
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cool Springs Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 74
Total Download : 902
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Description : The complete guide to select, plan, plant, maintain, and problem-solve for gardeners living in the Northwest (including Oregon, Washington, northern California and British Columbia). The Northwest Gardener's Handbook is filled with all the need-to-know information to make your Northwestern garden a success. This book is the when-to, how-to, and what-to of gardening for the more experienced gardener. "When to" information assists gardeners with the proper care and timing for everything from planting to watering. "How to" gives you the best methods needed for your garden. "What-to" covers the climate and topography of the region and the best way to manage and choose annuals, perennials, bulbs, edibles, groundcover, roses, shrubs, trees, vines, native plants and many more types of plants and situations. A section devoted to water-wise gardening offers insight into a key component of every garden which is especially in this region. Save water, money and time with Pat's tips! Gorgeous, full-color photographs provide at-a-glance information on the best plants to use in any situation. Create the best garden possible, using information designed for your specific needs. Whether you're designing a garden from scratch or maintaining one that you've had for years, this is the book for you!


The Colorado Gardener S Companion

Author by : Jodi Torpey
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 98
Total Download : 680
File Size : 45,9 Mb
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Description : The Colorado Gardener’s Companion is your guide to cultivating a successful garden in the Centennial State. Whether you are an experienced green thumb or an inquiring novice, whether you live in the mountains, on the Western Slope, along the Front Range, or on the eastern plains, this easy-to-understand guide will help you grow bountiful vegetables, abundant flowers, and lush lawns. You will learn:What’s in your Colorado soil and how to improve itHow to take advantage of the state’s semiarid climateTechniques to maximize the short growing seasonThe best high-performance plant varieties for your climate How to landscape to conserve waterWays to deal with the challenges of Colorado’s wild weatherLocal sources of hands-on assistance with gardening questionsIn short, how to succeed in your Rocky Mountain garden


Insiders Guide To Boulder And Rocky Mountain National Park

Author by : Ann Leggett
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 60
Total Download : 130
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Description : A local authors uncovers the real Boulder, from the high mountains and sparkling streams of Rocky Mountain National Park to the historic buildings, shops, galleries, and more.


A Gardener S Handbook Of Plant Names

Author by : Archibald William Smith
Languange : en
Publisher by : Courier Corporation
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Total Read : 34
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Description : First compact dictionary to combine definitions of botanical names in general usage with information on their derivation and guides to pronunciation. A monumental index provides a cross-reference from some 1,800 common plant names to corresponding botanical ones. Combines thoroughness, botanical rigor, and interesting facts and lore ? all leavened with touches of humor.


Southern Gardener S Handbook

Author by : Troy B. Marden
Languange : en
Publisher by : Unknown
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 19
Total Download : 155
File Size : 54,9 Mb
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Description : A guide for gardeners living in the Southern United States offers advice for selecting and maintaining the perfect plants for one's garden, including profiles on hundreds of different annuals, biennials, perennials, tropicals, bulbs, ornamental grasses, trees, shrubs and many more. Original.


The Rocky Mountain Garden Survival Guide

Author by : Susan J. Tweit
Languange : en
Publisher by : Fulcrum Pub
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 40
Total Download : 866
File Size : 45,7 Mb
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Description : With widespread, continuing drought in their region, gardeners in the Rockies need help now more than ever. In "The Rocky Mountain Garden Survival Guide," Susan Tweit provides expert, easy-to-understand advice plus overviews of the region's geography and climate zones, soil types, weather challenges, and tips for coping with the ever-present "invaders"--weeds and pests.


The Western Gardener S Ultimate Guide

Author by : Martha Stone
Languange : en
Publisher by : Martha Stone
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 41
Total Download : 524
File Size : 47,5 Mb
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Description : Diving headfirst into basic gardening for the west, The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide contains practical information and tips for gardeners, nursery lovers, novice and seasoned landscapers in the western region. The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide is treasure trove for all people who seek to grow ornamental plants indoors, outdoors, may it be for a garden or landscaping. The book opens with an introduction of the western gardens. The content then progresses to the “must-haves” in successfully growing a western garden using ornamental plants, ranging from the intangible concepts of design, to the more concrete and visible ones, such as gardening tools and equipment. In addition to creating a successful garden, The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide also provides useful information on landscaping. With easy-to-follow instructions on planting, proper location and plant options, this book makes a landscape undertaking on any part of your home’s outdoor, seemingly like a do-it-yourself project. Packed with sensibility and practicality, this book encourages the inner creativity of any gardener to come up with a more appealing entryway, front yard and patio. Teeming with numerous ornamental plant options for a year-round gardening, The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide also delves into more complicated and challenging landscaping projects. The book also cites regional problems and solutions unique to the western areas, ending in a light and encouraging spirit that any gardener would appreciate. The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide is the ultimate guide for western gardening in the modern times. Simple, practical and comprehensive this book covers all, if not almost, areas of concern for the western gardener. Any gardener, who is by now gathering his shovel and seedlings, should sit back for a while and read The Western Gardener’s Ultimate Guide. Not only does it provide information, it also prevents anyone from making costly gardening mistakes.


Gardening With Native Plants Of The Pacific Northwest

Author by : Arthur R. Kruckeberg
Languange : en
Publisher by : University of Washington Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 49
Total Download : 309
File Size : 51,9 Mb
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Description : This classic work now includes new chapters on grasses and additional trees, shrubs, and perennials.�This book contains so much well-organized, well-written material that it should become a standard guidebook for anyone who gardens with Northwest natives.��Sunset


Gardener S Guide To The Perennial Creeping Phlox

Author by : Paul R. Wonning
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mossy Feet Books
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Total Read : 73
Total Download : 930
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Description : Creeping phlox is a tough, low maintenance plant suitable for the perennial rock garden. In Gardener‘s Guide to the Perennial Creeping, the gardener will find all the information needed to grow it. Creeping phlox has many varieties available and you will find the most readily obtainable ones listed here. With its bright, eye popping flowers; native perennial creeping phlox brightens the perennial flower garden in early spring. The flowers on this pretty, native full sun perennial appear in April and last into early May. The Gardener’s Guide to the Full Sun Perennial Flower Garden Series contains twenty full sun perennial flowers for the home perennial flower garden. The flower guides have the information the gardener needs to grow the plants successfully. From culture, propagation and best varieties, each guide contains complete information on each plant. Gardener’s Guide to the Perennial Creeping Phlox is the twentieth, and last, book in this series. creeping phlox, moss phlox, phlox subulata, rock garden, phlox creeping, perennial plant, full sun flower


The Montana Gardener S Companion

Author by : Cheryl Moore-Gough
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 64
Total Download : 735
File Size : 47,7 Mb
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Description : The Montana Gardener's Companion explains how to identify and address common shortcomings of Montana soils, including alkaline soils (the most common soil in Montana), acidic soils (found in some soils in the mountains and near Great Falls), and salty soils (found especially in eastern Montana and in areas west and northwest of Great Falls east of the Divide and in the far northeastern portions of Sheridan County). This book explains the different climates of eastern and western Montana, the effect of elevation on growing seasons, and how Montana gardeners can lengthen their growing seasons through careful plant selection, choosing the correct exposure, planting properly on slopes and using season-extending products.


Herb Gundell S Complete Rocky Mountain Gardening Guide

Author by : Herb Gundell
Languange : en
Publisher by : Taylor Pub
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 53
Total Download : 782
File Size : 43,9 Mb
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Description : Herb Gundell's Complete Guide to Rocky Mountain Gardening is an authoriatative, profusely illustrated guide to successful gardening, with many tips for dealing with the unique soil and climate conditions of the Rocky Mountain region.


Xeriscape Plant Guide

Author by : Denver Water
Languange : en
Publisher by : Fulcrum Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 93
Total Download : 243
File Size : 44,7 Mb
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Description : Presents a guide to low-water-use plants to create a xeriscape.


Taylor S Master Guide To Gardening

Author by : Rita Buchanan
Languange : en
Publisher by : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 81
Total Download : 975
File Size : 42,8 Mb
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Description : Provides information on growing trees, perennials, annuals, grasses, herbs, and bulbs, features the basics of garden design, and talks about environmentally sound controls of pests and diseases


Nancy Brachey S Guide To Peidmont Gardening

Author by : Nancy Brachey
Languange : en
Publisher by : Sports Publishing LLC
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 59
Total Download : 974
File Size : 55,5 Mb
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Description : Nancy Brachey's Guide to Piedmont Gardening is a comprehensive gardening reference for any Piedmont area resident. As the gardening editor of the Charlotte Observer, Nancy has helped beginners and advanced gardeners from the basics of planting to cultivating a garden. The book offers a month-by-month guide to gardening. Each month includes sections like "What to Plant", "It's Time to...", "What is Blooming", and "Ask Nancy: Answers to Some Common Problems" as well as other topics relevant to the month.


The Wildlife Gardener S Guide

Author by : Janet Marinelli
Languange : en
Publisher by : Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 65
Total Download : 538
File Size : 43,5 Mb
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Description : Demonstrates how to transform a backyard into a sanctuary for wildlife such as birds, butterflies, and insects.


The Zen Of Gardening In The High And Arid West

Author by : David Wann
Languange : en
Publisher by : Fulcrum Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 53
Total Download : 134
File Size : 55,9 Mb
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Description : Drawing from his own considerable gardening experience and expertise, as well as leaning on the wisdom of the people he calls The Zen Masters of the Western Garden, David Wann gathers a mix of stories, how-to advice, and simple, doable projects that are ideal for gardeners in the high and arid landscapes of the West. This covers topics such as strategic gardening (how to coax fruits and vegetables from a sun-parched garden), pest-proof planting, choosing the right varieties of edibles for the region, how to become a seed-starting maniac, a Farmer's Almanac approach to gardening (plant peas when the first cottonwood leaves appear!), as well as profiles of colorful local gardens and gardeners.


The Wildflower Gardener S Guide

Author by : Henry Warren Art
Languange : en
Publisher by : Garden Way Publishing Company
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 15
Total Download : 264
File Size : 54,6 Mb
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The Butterfly Gardener S Guide

Author by : Claire Hagen Dole
Languange : en
Publisher by : Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 81
Total Download : 587
File Size : 40,5 Mb
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Description : An illustrated handbook of tips for creating a habitat favorable to all stages of a butterfly's life. Includes information on butterfly and caterpillar plants for every region.


Cutting Edge Gardening In The Intermountain West

Author by : Marcia Tatroe
Languange : en
Publisher by : Big Earth Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 56
Total Download : 916
File Size : 42,6 Mb
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Description : A guide to gardening in the Intermountain West, which includes parts of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Montana, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming.