The complete guide to select, plan, plant, maintain, and problem-solve for gardeners living in the Northwest (including Oregon, Washington, northern California and British Columbia). The Northwest Gardener's Handbook is filled with all the need-to-know information to make your Northwestern garden a success. This book is the when-to, how-to, and what-to of gardening for the more experienced gardener. qWhen toq information assists gardeners with the proper care and timing for everything from planting to watering. qHow toq gives you the best methods needed for your garden. qWhat-toq covers the climate and topography of the region and the best way to manage and choose annuals, perennials, bulbs, edibles, groundcover, roses, shrubs, trees, vines, native plants and many more types of plants and situations. A section devoted to water-wise gardening offers insight into a key component of every garden which is especially in this region. Save water, money and time with Pat's tips! Gorgeous, full-color photographs provide at-a-glance information on the best plants to use in any situation. Create the best garden possible, using information designed for your specific needs. Whether you're designing a garden from scratch or maintaining one that you've had for years, this is the book for you!Care aamp; problemsaBecause plants have a taproot, ita#39;s difficult to transplant or divide. Ita#39;s low maintenance but deadhead to prevent self-sowing. They are ... Gunnera spp. why ita#39;s specialaThe huge puckered leaves and primeval look of Gunnera (also called arhubarba) provide a stunning focal point in the garden. They areanbsp;...
|Title||:||Northwest Gardener's Handbook|
|Author||:||Pat Munts, Susan Mulvihill|
|Publisher||:||Cool Springs Press - 2015-01-15|