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Growing Desert Plants: From Windowsill to Garden

Handbook / Manual

By: Theodore B Hodoba (Author), C Mann (Illustrator), M Kamp (Illustrator)

224 pages, 66 colour photos, 60 illustrations, 2 maps

Red Crane Books

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #49132 | ISBN: 1878610546
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NHBS Price: £26.50 $34/€31 approx

About this book

Contains information on 101 plants native to the Chihuahuan Desert, covering: wildflowers, cacti, succulents, shrubs, and trees.


Contents

Introduction; Climate and Plant Adaptation in the Chilhuahuan Desert; Designing a Desert Garden; Desert Births: Propagation; Care of Desert Plants; Growing Desert Plants Under Non-desert Conditions; Pleasure Gardens; Desert Plant Encyclopedia; Locations for Viewing Native Plants; Mail-order Sources for Seeds and Plants; Glossary of Terms; Bibliography.


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