Brooklyn Botanic Garden Gardener's Desk Reference

Author: Janet Marinelli

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

ISBN: 1250128242

Category: Gardening

Page: 832

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The ultimate gardening reference work compiled by two dozen of the world's leading plant experts under the auspices of one of the world's greatest botanical gardens. Brooklyn Botanic Garden Gardener's Desk Reference is a milestone in garden publishing, the kind of groundbreaking work that appears once in a lifetime. No gardening reference--ever--has combined this scope of information in a single volume. The coverage in most gardening reference books falls into a few standard horticultural categories. The Gardener's Desk Reference unlocks the door to a vast assortment of plant knowledge from around the world. There is enough information in this single volume to serve any plant enthusiast--beginning and professional alike--over a lifetime. For easy use, the wide-ranging material is divided into twenty different sections-- such as: Botany for Gardeners Kitchen Gardening The Horticultural Traveler Weights, Measures, and Conversions The hundreds of indispensable sidebars, graphs, tables, plant lists, maps, and illustrations found throughout the reference make it even more accessible and attractive. To do justice to the continent's breathtaking diversity of climates and plant communities, all plant lists are organized by region, and every recommended species or cultivar has been chosen by an experienced landscaper tested by years of gardening in the area. Never before have gardeners had access to the breadth and quality of information in this authoritative reference.
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The Complete Practical Encyclopedia of Bonsai

The Essential Step-by-Step Guide to Creating, Growing, and Displaying Bonsai with Over 800 Photographs

Author: Ken Norman

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 9780754821809

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

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The essential practical guide to a classic art with techniques, step-by-step projects and over 800 photographs, this stunning and fully comprehensive reference that is ideal for the beginner as well as the more experienced bonsai artist.
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Bonsai

The Complete Practical Encyclopedia Of Bonsai And Its Art Of Cultivation. The Complete Step-By-Step Guide On Growing, Caring And Shaping Of Bonsai Trees With Pictures And Illustrations

Author: Jun Keisuke

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781089088653

Category:

Page: 64

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Creating beautiful, healthy bonsai is a wonderful skill that anyone can learn, with a little time, patience, and this all-inclusive manual. With color photos and drawings to illustrate the points, it introduces all the cultivation techniques; offers expert advice on location, soil types, watering, and pest control; and provides intricate instruction on training the bonsai--including pruning, wiring and stretching as well as fertilizer application.Bonsai entails the art of cultivating and growing of small beautiful trees. The art of bonsai is a tradition that has been carried out over a thousand years by the Japanese. Bonsai trees are usually small and beautiful. Bonsai trees are quite easy to raise and care for. This book will explain to you in details everything you need to know about bonsai and its art of cultivation. GET YOUR COPY OF THIS BOOK TODAY
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Library Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Libraries

Page: N.A

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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
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Pruning

A Practical Guide

Author: Peter McHoy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781558596344

Category: Gardening

Page: 240

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Demonstrates how to prune successfully hundreds of shrubs, trees, and climbers, enhancing the health and beauty of each
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