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How to garden : planning, planting and maintaining your outside space / Peter McHoy, with Susan Berry and Steve Bradley.

McHoy, Peter, (author.). Berry, Susan, 1944- (author.). Bradley, Steve, 1949- (author.).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 635 MCHOY (Text) 39206021140700 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1843094746
  • ISBN: 9781843094746
  • Physical Description: 512 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: London : Hermes House, [2010?]

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General Note:
Previously published as The complete book of practical gardening.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Machine generated contents note: 1.Planning the Garden -- Introduction -- Elements of Design -- Planning your Garden -- Difficult Sites -- Features and Structures -- The Garden Floor -- Forming Boundaries -- Finishing Touches -- Container Choices -- Rock and Water Gardens -- Choosing Plants -- Beds and Borders -- Planning Borders -- Plants for a Purpose -- The Kitchen Garden -- 2.Best Plants for your Garden -- Introduction -- Plants for Acid Soils -- Plants for Chalk Soils -- Plants for Clay Soils -- Moisture-Loving Plants -- Plants for Shade -- Plants for Dry Sun -- Climbers, Wall Shrubs & Hedges -- Plants for Ground Cover -- Autumn & Winter Foliage -- Scented Plants -- 3.Gardening through the Year -- Introduction -- Spring -- Early Spring -- Mid Spring -- Late Spring -- Summer -- Early Summer -- Mid Summer -- Late Summer -- Autumn -- Early Autumn -- Mid Autumn -- Late Autumn -- Winter -- Early Winter -- Mid Winter -- Late Winter -- 4.Indoor Gardening -- Introduction --
Contents note continued: Dependable Evergreens -- Elegant Palms -- Variegated Plants -- Graceful Ferns -- Cacti and Succulents -- Bromeliads -- Flowering Houseplants -- Scent in the Air -- Orchids and Other Exotics -- Fun Plants -- Shopping for Houseplants -- Creating the Right Environment -- Windowsill Plants -- Shady Spots -- Watering -- Feeding -- Choosing a Compost -- Pots and Containers -- Potting Plants -- Pruning and Grooming -- Holiday Care -- Hydroculture -- Disorders and Deficiencies.
Subject: Gardening.

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