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Flowers for Northern Gardens

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University of Minnesota Press
Gardening: plants, Nature, Gardening/Plants, Ge
The Physical Object
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ISBN 100816619689
ISBN 139780816619689

Flowers For Northern Gardens Paperback – April 1, by Leon C. Snyder (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Flowers for Northern Gardens This comprehensive handbook lists over species of herbaceous plants and their botanical and horticultural varieties known to be hardy in northern zones. Trees and Shrubs for Northern Gardens The classic guide to growing woody plants in a northern climate, in a new easy-to-use edition.

Native Plants for Northern Gardens is a basic reference title compiled from notes taken by Leon Snyder, longtime head of the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, before his death.

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Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Snyder, Leon C. (Leon Carleton), Flowers for northern gardens. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type.

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Leon C. Snyder () is also the author of Flowers for Northern Gardens () and Gardening in the Upper Midwest (), both published by the University of Minnesota Press. Richard T. Isaacson is bibliographer and head librarian at the Andersen Horticultural Library at.

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Garden Design. A wide assortment of flowers is better than having just a few kinds. Butterflies are attracted to brightly colored, simple flowers with good places to perch. To make sure that nectar is always available, choose your flowers so that something is always in bloom.

The book describes some choice groundcover plants for dry gardens (mentioning many more in passing), with photographs and notes on drought and frost resistance.

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Some plants and techniques lend themselves perfectly for growing here in the North of Ontario. Clare Foster, garden editor at House & Garden, set herself, the challenge to grow as many annual flowers from seed as she could.

The book is a distillation of the findings and successes, listing 57 gorgeous plants to grow cheaply and easily from seed. For experienced growers it is the most stylish of style guides.