This new and updated edition of Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota combines the practicality of a field guide with all the basic information homeowners need to create an effective landscape design. The plant profiles section includes comprehensive descriptions of approximately 150 flowers, trees, shrubs, vines, evergreens, grasses, and ferns that grew in Minnesota before European settlement, as well as complete information on planting, maintenance, and landscape uses for each plant. The book also includes complete information on how to garden successfully in MinnesotaAs harsh climate and how to install and maintain an attractive, low-maintenance home landscape suitable for any lifestyle.... to reduce weed problems, most home landscapes are a long way from their natural state, and these changes frequently ... adding organic matter, and have added organic mulch, established native plants rarely need supplemental watering.
|Title||:||Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota - 2nd Edition|
|Publisher||:||Voyageur Press (MN) - 2011-03-28|