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The new encyclopedia of hostas / Diana Grenfell, Michael Shadrack ; foreword by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.

Grenfell, Diana, (author.). Shadrack, Michael. (Added Author). Grenfell, Diana. Color encyclopedia of hostas. (Added Author). Grenfell, Diana. Timber Press pocket guide to hostas. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 635.9 GRE NEW (Text) 34207002100239 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 635.9 Grenfell (Text) 31208912133263 non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 635.93432 GRENFELL (Text) 33946003157083 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
  John and Nancy Porter, Friends of the Library Benefactors, 2016

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780881929607
  • ISBN: 0881929603
  • Physical Description: 470 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Portland : Timber Press, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This revised, expanded work incorporates portions of the Color encyclopedia of hostas (2004) and Timber Press pocket guide to hostas (2007)"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 438-442) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hostas in the wild -- Hostas in the West -- The cultivation and propagation of hostas -- Gardening with hostas -- Pests, diseases, and other threats to hostas -- Hostas with green leaves -- Hostas with chartreuse, yellow, and gold leaves -- Hostas with glaucous blue, blue-gray, blue-green, and gray-green leaves -- Hosta leaves with variegated margins -- Hostas with medio-variegated leaves -- Hostas with streaked, stippled, flecked, marbled, misted, and unusually marked leaves -- Hostas for connoisseurs, including species -- Miniature and very small hostas -- The best hostas for different purposes -- Where to see hostas -- Sources for hostas -- Hosta societies and other resources.
Summary, etc.:
All who appreciate hostas will value the depth and scope of this essential reference and use it time and again to help with plant selection and identification, and to inspire new plantings. Show Less
Subject: Hosta.

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