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The dry gardening handbook : plants and practices for a changing climate / Olivier Filippi

Catalog Data

Author:
Filippi, Olivier  Search this
Physical description:
208 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2008
Contents:
Plants and drought : An undiscovered diversity ; Survival strategies ; A scale of drought resistance -- Drought and the garden : Choosing drought-adapted plants ; Successful planting ; Best water-management practices ; Maintaining the dry garden -- An A to Z of plants for the dry garden : 500 perennials, shrubs and climbers
Summary:
A guide to creating gardens that will thrive in the face of water shortages and dry conditions provides an A-to-Z listing of more than five hundred drought-resistant plants, shares tips for planting and maintenance, and provides hundreds of original photographs.
Topic:
Xeriscaping  Search this
Drought-tolerant plants  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_926944