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Hypertufa containers : creating and planting an alpine trough garden / Lori Chips.

Chips, Lori, (author.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 635.9 Chi (Text) 32604000205266 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) 635.9 CHI (Text) 33187004399347 Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604697063
  • ISBN: 1604697067
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-209) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Getting enchanted -- The mechanics of trough making -- The art of trough making: sand molds -- Soil for troughs -- Planting your trough -- Placing troughs in the garden -- Genuine tufa rock and how to use it -- Plants appropriate for troughs -- Planting styles -- Assorted wisdoms.
Summary, etc.:
Hypertufa containers—also known as troughs—are rustic, striking, versatile, and perfect for small, Alpine plants. A mix of cement, perlite, peat, and water, they are simple and affordable to make at home. Hypertufa Containers details everything you need to know to make your own troughs and successfully garden in them. From plant portraits that include growing and cultivation information along with potting tips you’ll discover the amazing variety of plants that thrive in troughs. Hypertufa Containers features step-by-step instructions and color photography for making hypertufa containers in a variety of shapes and sizes.--Amazon
Subject: Container gardening.
Container gardening > Equipment and supplies.
Alpine garden plants.

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