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Packed with more than 500 photographs of over 500 plants, Bulbs is an inspiring handbook to help you identify, choose and grow your favorite varieties. Discover at a glance the full range of bulbs available. Each entry combines a plant portrait with a concise botanical description, plus cultivation and propagation details. Helpful symbols indicate preferred growing conditions and cold hardiness. If you want a specific leaf or flower color in a particular season, the Plant Catalog will offer you the perfect specimen. All the essential considerations, such as selecting bulbs, choosing a site and preparing the ground, watering, mulching, feeding, weeding, pest control, and transplanting are clearly explained. Propagation methods, from sowing seeds to division, are also given. Whether you are planting a new garden or seeking new features of interest for an established one, Bulbs is your indispensable, portable gardening companion. A lavishly illustrated flexibound, Eyewitness Garden Handbooks are the user-friendly guides that identify every type of garden plant with up to ten salient features, at-a-glance information on height, spread, and color, and useful cultivation symbols. There are also separate sections on gardening skills and a complete index of common names.
Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, c1997
ISBN: 9780789414540
Branch Call Number: 635.94/BUL


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