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Time-Tested Plants: Thirty Years in a Four-Season Garden

Out of Print

By: Pamela J Harper

351 pages, 250 col photos, 2 maps

Timber Press

Paperback | Sep 2005 | #157264 | ISBN: 0881927465
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Sep 2000 | #112002 | ISBN: 0881924865
Out of Print Details

About this book

Harper takes a journey through 30 years of gardening in good conditions and bad; season by season, she unsentimentally describes the plants that did not live up to expectations, as well as those that exceeded all hopes. Focuses mainly on those trees, shrubs, and perennials that have earned her trust and affection for a decade or more.

A digressive survey of plants worth growing, written by someone worth paying attention to. - The New York Times Book Review"


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Biography

Pamela Harper's life revolves around plants: reading, writing, lecturing, photographing, and working in her two sandy acres in Virginia (USA). She has twice won awards from the Garden Writers Association of America and is a recipient of the Horticultural Writing Award of the American Horticultural Society.

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