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Bulbs for Garden Habitats

Out of Print

By: J Glattstein

256 pages, Col photos, illus

Timber Press

Hardback | May 2005 | #154190 | ISBN: 0881926930
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About this book

Judy Glattstein offers a new approach to planting bulbs based on matching the plants to the garden habitats where they'll be healthiest and happiest, rather than the usual autumn ritual of mass planting bulbs by the bushel. The author shows that a more naturalistic style of planting can pay greater dividends over time from healthy and thriving bulb populations. And she explains how all styles of gardens can prove more durable and require less maintenance in the long term. Following her extensive research and travel throughout North America to visit hundreds of gardens, Glattstein offers detailed, regionally appropriate suggestions for gardeners everywhere.


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Biography

Judy Glattstein is a garden consultant and the author of several gardening books and numerous magazine and newspaper articles. She is a popular instructor at the New York Botanical Garden and at Rutgers University (Newark, New Jersey), and lectures widely both in the United States and abroad.

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