Armitage's garden perennials / Allan M. Armitage.
- ISBN: 9781604690385 (hardcover) :
- ISBN: 1604690380 (hardcover) :
- Description: 347 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
- Edition: 2nd ed., fully rev. and updated.
- Publisher: Portland, Ore. : Timber Press, c2011.
- 4 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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|Gloucester||Adult Nonfiction||635.932/Armitage (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Marblehead||Adult Nonfiction||635.932 ARMITAGE 2011 (Text to phone)||Checked out||04/29/2014|
|Melrose||New Books (Browsing Room)||635.932 Armitage (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|North Shore - Lynn Campus||Stacks||SB 434 .A755 2011 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Peabody Main||Adult Nonfiction||NEW SB 434 .A755 2011 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|General Note:|| Includes indexes.
|Contents Note:|| Armitage's Garden Perennials, A to Z -- Selected Plants for Specific Characteristics or Purposes. Aggressive plants ; Plants for consistently moist conditions ; Cut flowers ; Drought tolerance ; Fragrant flowers/foliage ; Ground covers ; Interesting foliage/fruit ; Sprawling habit/vines ; Evergreen/winter interest -- Plant Hardiness Zones -- Index of Botanical Names -- Index of Common Names.
|Summary:|| One of the world's most foremost experts on herbaceous perennials, the author profiles more than 1,250 plants in this comprehensive volume. It includes: Extensive profiles of some of the most popular new perennials, including arisaemas, echinaceas, heucheras, and podophyllums ; More than 1,300 photographs showing plant details and habit ; Concise descriptions and growing information, including hardiness zones for each plant profiled ; Expanded coverage of perennials grown primarily for their foliage, including ornamental grasses and ferns ; Helpful lists of plants for specific conditions and purposes, as well as the author's opinions about the garden-worthiness of most popular perennials.
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|Alternate Title:|| Garden perennials