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Descriptive notes on herbaceous perennials for Canadian gardens

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Published by Canada, Dept. of Agriculture in Ottawa .
Written in English

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Statement[R.W. Oliver]
SeriesPublication -- 968
The Physical Object
Pagination37 p. ;
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25127290M

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  The Trial Gardens at UGA are among the finest in the teaching and writing awards are many and include the Golden Trowel Award from Garden Writers of America for his book Allan Armitage on Perennials. Additionally, his book Herbaceous Perennial Plants is an industry standard. This herbaceous ornamentals chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook reviews the selection, bed design, planting, and maintenance of annuals, biennials, perennials, flowering bulbs, and wildflowers. It also discusses common insect Author: Toby Bost. Digitalis ‘Honey Trumpet’, Sisyrinchium striatum Perennials are the organic heart of the garden. They return year after year and represent the most sustainable type of gardening. We offer varieties that are difficult to find, that are extraordinary in performance. Evergreen perennials make up a large component in our climate where snow is limited and landscapes are green. Herbaceous perennials are garden plants that die back to the soil line when winter temperatures arrive. The plants enter a dormant period and strengthen the root system while waiting for the.

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