Title THE PERENNIAL GARDEN: COLOR HARMONIES THROUGH THE SEASONS
Book Condition Good
Publisher Rodale Press 1985
0878575731 / 9780878575732
Seller ID RWARE0000005442
The authors say their book is for American gardeners who want maximum effec t for minimum effort, yet discuss such things as double- and triple-digging the soil. The reader could glean the information to create a nice perennia l flower gardenbut not an instant garden. The color photos included with th e review galley are inspirational. Chapters cover design and planning, main tenance, and major perennial plants. There are some unusual ideas concernin g color, music, and creating a symphony in the garden. There are lots of ch arts. A good planting guide, containing all the usual information, lists pl ants by genus name with the nice touch of a pronunciation guide. Recommende d for organic gardening collections; landscape artists should also find it useful.