Rocky Mountain Getting Started Garden Guide

Rocky Mountain Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: John Cretti
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2015-06
ISBN: 159186433X
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rocky Mountain Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

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.

Arizona New Mexico Getting Started Garden Guide

Arizona   New Mexico Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Judith Phillips
Publsiher: Cool Springs Press
Total Pages: 243
Release: 2014-09-15
ISBN: 162788369X
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Arizona New Mexico Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Renowned Southwest gardening experts Mary Irish and Judith Phillips share their firsthand experiences with gardening in Arizona and New Mexico. The southwestern United States is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes and formations in the entire country. Alongside its famed attractions - the Grand Canyon, Rio Grande Gorge, and Havasu Falls among them - the region caters to a vast array of unique plant life, specially adapted to thrive in warm, dry climates as well as at high elevations. In Arizona & New Mexico Getting Started Garden Guide, authors and local gardening legends Mary Irish and Judith Phillips feature region-specific advice on planting, growing, and caring for more than 150 of the best-performing and most desirable plants across Arizona and New Mexico. Flowers and grasses, desert perennials and trees, shrubs and vines . . . this plant-by-plant guide includes useful information for the novice and the experienced gardener alike, paying special attention to low-water-use species that enjoy the specific climates of these two states. From the spectacular blooms of the claret-cup hedgehog to the puffballs of the Baja fairy duster, each plant is featured with full-color photography, detailed planting and care instructions, and recommendations for plants that can peacefully coexist with them. With an intuitive layout, pronunciation guides, a custom icon key for readily accessible plant facts, and color-coded USDA zone maps, Arizona & New Mexico Getting Started Garden Guide is the simplest, most foolproof plant manual for gardening everywhere from Carlsbad to Kingman.

Rocky Mountain Month by Month Gardening

Rocky Mountain Month by Month Gardening
Author: John Cretti
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2015-07-01
ISBN: 1591864348
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rocky Mountain Month by Month Gardening Book Excerpt:

"Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming"--Cover.

Mid Atlantic Getting Started Garden Guide

Mid Atlantic Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Andre Viette,Mark Viette,Jacqueline Heriteau
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2015-08-01
ISBN: 1591864356
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mid Atlantic Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Even beginner gardeners can select plants to create a stunning garden as unique as the mid-Atlantic region - with expert help to ensure success! Mid-Atlantic 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 two of the area's most highly respected and experienced plantsmen, Andre and Mark Viette, and horticulture writer Jacqui Heriteau. The authors' top picks for plants that will thrive in (or in spite of) the regions's heat, humidity, winter cold, soil, coastal climate, and other unique growing conditions guarantee success for the area gardeners and home landscapers. Plants are divided into easy-to-browse chapters, including Annuals, Bulbs, Groundcovers, Ornamental Grasses, Perennials, Shrubs, Trees, Lawns, and Vines. Each plant is highlighted in its respective chapter with a large full-color photograph and tips on how, when, and where to plant. Mid-Atlantic Getting Started Garden Guide doesn't stop at plant selection. Methods for preparing soil, watering, fertilizer application, and pest management are also covered in detail. Along with the "nitty-gritty" of tending your garden, the authors share their inspiration for garden design, offer ways to incorporate your plants into the landscape, and name some favorite cultivars or species. Their sound, practical advice is clothed in beautiful descriptions of each plant that will inspire you to get your hands dirty!

Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide

Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide
Author: Cheryl Moore-Gough,Robert Gough
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2016-02-01
ISBN: 1493019732
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rocky Mountain Vegetable Gardening Guide Book Excerpt:

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.

Cutting Edge Gardening in the Intermountain West

Cutting Edge Gardening in the Intermountain West
Author: Marcia Tatroe
Publsiher: Big Earth Publishing
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2007
ISBN: 9781555663872
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cutting Edge Gardening in the Intermountain West Book Excerpt:

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.

Herb Gundell s Complete Rocky Mountain Gardening Guide

Herb Gundell s Complete Rocky Mountain Gardening Guide
Author: Herb Gundell
Publsiher: Taylor Pub
Total Pages: 424
Release: 1990-06
ISBN: 9780878337811
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Herb Gundell s Complete Rocky Mountain Gardening Guide Book Excerpt:

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.

Prairie Plains States Getting Started Garden Guide

Prairie   Plains States Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Cathy Wilkinson-Barash
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2015-09-15
ISBN: 1591866391
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Prairie Plains States Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Even beginner gardeners can select plants to create a stunning garden as unique as this land itself--with expert help to ensure success! Prairie & Plains States Getting Started Garden Guidecontains all of the information you need to choose and care for plants in Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, and North Dakota. Novice gardeners, new homeowners, and those new to the area will find it invaluable, but more experienced gardeners and home landscapers will also fall in love with this book. Prairie & Plains States Getting Started Garden Guide features the region-specific plant palette unique to this area, including plants that can withstand cold winters and drying winds. Gardeners in this wide geographic space share many problems and concerns. Annuals, bulbs, groundcovers, lawns, ornamental grasses, perennials, roses, shrubs, trees, and vines are profiled, in detail, with four-color photos showing each plant's attributes. Basic gardening chapters cover the information beginning to intermediate gardeners need to know to garden with confidence.

Indiana Getting Started Garden Guide

Indiana Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Shawna Coronado
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2014-10-10
ISBN: 1591866081
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Indiana Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Master the Indiana gardening climate with this photographic guide to more than 150 state-specific plants. It's no secret that the post-glacial soils of Indiana are some of the most fertile that the midwestern United States has to offer. If you're lucky enough to live there - be it on the shores of Lake Michigan in Gary, nestled along the Ohio River in Evansville, or in a small town near one of the state's 1,000-plus lakes - you've found yourself in one of the nation's best gardening countries. In Indiana Getting Started Garden Guide, internationally renowned gardening expert and Indiana native Shawna Coronado presents foolproof planting advice for over 150 species, handpicked for their ability to flourish in the Hoosier State. Organized alphabetically by plant type and common name, this book's format makes it as simple to come upon plants you've never heard of as it is to look up your old favorites. Every species - from annuals and perennials to shrubs, natives, and trees - is featured with gorgeous full-color photography, a name pronunciation guide, instructions for planting and care, and a list of ideal companion plants. A smart set of icons acts as a quick reference for sun and shade requirements and plant-specific benefits, and a color-coded USDA map lets you find your specific plant hardiness zone. So whether you're craving the colorful fall pop of burning bush or the springtime splendor of Siberian squill, Indiana Getting Started Garden Guide is your manual for harnessing that beautiful Indiana countryside.

Florida Getting Started Garden Guide

Florida Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Tom MacCubbin,Georgia B. Tasker
Publsiher: Garden Guides
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2013-08-11
ISBN: 1591865468
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Florida Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Full-color plant photos and complete growing instructions for the native plants of Florida.

New York New Jersey Getting Started Garden Guide

New York   New Jersey Getting Started Garden Guide
Author: Vincent Simeone
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2015-11-01
ISBN: 1591869129
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New York New Jersey Getting Started Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

Even beginner gardeners can select plants to create a stunning garden as unique as the Empire or Garden State - with expert help to ensure success! New York & New Jersey 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. Vincent Simeone, one of the area's most highly respected and experienced gardeners, shares his deep knowledge of the region, gardens, and plants in a lively, upbeat style. The author's top picks for plants that will thrive in this area's winter cold, soils, coastal conditions, urban living, and other unique growing conditions guarantee success for area gardeners and home landscapers. Plants are divided into easy-to-browse chapters such as Annuals, Bulbs, Groundcovers, Ornamental Grasses, Perennials, Shrubs, Trees, Lawns, and Vines. Each plant is highlighted in its respective chapter with a large full-color photograph and tips on how, when, and where to plant. New York & New Jersey Getting Started Garden Guide doesn't stop at plant selection. Methods for preparing soil, watering, fertilizer application, and pest management are also covered in detail. Along with the "nitty-gritty" of tending your garden, Vincent shares his inspiration for garden design, offers ways to incorporate your plants into the landscape, and names some favorite cultivars or species. His sound, practical advice is clothed in beautiful descriptions of each plant that will inspire you to get your hands dirty!

Rocky Mountain Gardener s Handbook

Rocky Mountain Gardener s Handbook
Author: John Cretti,Mary Ann Newcomer
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2012-11-30
ISBN: 1591865409
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rocky Mountain Gardener s Handbook Book Excerpt:

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.

A Guide to Locating Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

A Guide to Locating Rocky Mountain Wildflowers
Author: Panayoti Kelaidis
Publsiher: American Traveler Press
Total Pages: 48
Release: 1994
ISBN: 9781558381483
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Guide to Locating Rocky Mountain Wildflowers Book Excerpt:

The words "Purple mountains majesty" were written into the song "Oh, Beautiful," but it could have also been red, yellow, or orange, perhaps. The Rocky Mountains are filled with spectacular colours year round. Pick your favourite and find it with this book.

The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States

The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States
Author: Mary Ann Newcomer
Publsiher: Timber Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2014-03-24
ISBN: 1604695943
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Mountain States Book Excerpt:

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.

The Garden Lover s Guide to the West

The Garden Lover s Guide to the West
Author: Kathleen McCormick
Publsiher: Princeton Architectural Press
Total Pages: 174
Release: 2000-09
ISBN: 9781568981666
Category: Architecture
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Garden Lover s Guide to the West Book Excerpt:

Our Garden Lover's Guide series has been hailed by Garden Design as "eminently practical" and by Home as "authoritative" and "indispensible." These three new volumes complete our survey of American gardens; together, the four books feature over 500 public gardens across the country.Each book is designed for readers to use as they travel through a state or region. Similar to our highly successful European garden guides, the U. S. guides are illustrated in full color with numerous photographic images and watercolor drawings of the most significant gardens, all specially commissioned for these books. In addition to insightful texts, contact data, opening hours, admission fees, and directions are provided. The perfect companion for any garden enthusiast, whether tourist or armchair traveler.

Rocky Mountain Fruit Vegetable Gardening

Rocky Mountain Fruit   Vegetable Gardening
Author: Diana Maranhao
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2014-07-15
ISBN: 1591866138
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rocky Mountain Fruit Vegetable Gardening Book Excerpt:

DIVMaster the art of edible gardening in one of the United States’ most breathtaking landscapes./divDIV /divDIVIf you’re interested in growing your own fruits and vegetables, you’ve joined the ranks of a blossoming group of DIY gardeners who place a premium on the idea of self-reliance. But like any other kind of gardening, growing edibles is not a one-size-fits-all pursuit: in order to be successful, you’ll need to know not only which plants grow well in your state or region, but also how to grow them with careful methods and a schedule that caters specifically to your local climate. Fortunately for you, Rocky Mountain Fruit & Vegetable Gardening is written exclusively for gardeners who want to grow edibles in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Utah, or Colorado. Co-authors Katie Elzer-Peters and Diana Mahanao rely on their extensive gardening knowledge and familiarity with the Rocky Mountain region to equip you with all the information you need to design your edible garden, tend the soil, maintain your plants throughout their life cycles, and—most importantly—harvest the delicious foods they produce. So whether you live near the Big Horn Mountains, on the Front Range, along the Green River, or anywhere else in the Rocky Mountain region, you’ll discover the best fruit and vegetable plants for your garden in this beautiful step-by-step how-to guide . . . and they’ll be on your table before you know it./div

Xeriscape Plant Guide

Xeriscape Plant Guide
Author: Denver Water
Publsiher: Fulcrum Publishing
Total Pages: 184
Release: 1996
ISBN: 9781555912536
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Xeriscape Plant Guide Book Excerpt:

Presents a guide to low-water-use plants to create a xeriscape.

Insiders Guide to Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park

Insiders  Guide   to Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park
Author: Ann Leggett
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2009-08-18
ISBN: 0762756241
Category: Travel
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Insiders Guide to Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park Book Excerpt:

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.

Garden Guide

Garden Guide
Author: John Dick
Publsiher: Applewood Books
Total Pages: 260
Release: 2009-02
ISBN: 1429013095
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Garden Guide Book Excerpt:

John Dick's 1917 work is a comprehensive source of information to aid the amateur gardener.

Outdoor Family Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park 3rd Ed

Outdoor Family Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park  3rd Ed
Author: Lisa Gollin Evans
Publsiher: The Mountaineers Books
Total Pages: 222
Release: 2011-06-03
ISBN: 1594854998
Category: Travel
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Outdoor Family Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park 3rd Ed Book Excerpt:

* A family-focused guidebook to one of the country’s most popular national parks * Written by a family-travel expert * Fully revised and updated bestselling guide—over 20,000 copies sold A seasoned family-travel writer and mother of three, author Lisa Gollin Evans describes more than 50 trails suitable for families, including those with younger children or needing wheelchair-accessible routes. Features: • at-a-glance Hike Finder and Wildlife Locator charts • info on picnic sites, fishing holes, mountain biking, rock climbing, horseback riding, and rafting • details on finding park views and sights, as well as flora and fauna