Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast

^ Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast ↠ PDF Read by ! Howard Garrett eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast M. Carlisle said A great resource. This is a great resource book for people living along the Gulf coast. The heat and humidity can zap plants quickly--this book lets you know which ones can stand the heat, and which ones cannot.At the end of each section is a great list of plants, that are broken down into different ar. R. Terrell said Texas Plants. I really like this book because it is about local plants of the area. The colors are great as are the descriptions of the plants. I have been able t

Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast

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Rating : 4.58 (987 Votes)
Asin : 0292717407
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 164 Pages
Publish Date : 2015-12-01
Language : English

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About the Author HOWARD GARRETT is the author of fourteen books, a landscape architect, certified arborist, horticulturist, and organic practitioner. He promotes his organic gardening program, The Natural Way, through his KSKY-660 AM radio show and across the country on the Salem Radio Network, a weekly column in the Dallas Morning News, the monthly DIRT magazine, and the natural organic web site dirtdoctor, as well as through regional and national speaking engagements.

HOWARD GARRETT is the author of fourteen books, a landscape architect, certified arborist, horticulturist, and organic practitioner. He promotes his organic gardening program, The Natural Way, through his KSKY-660 AM radio show and across the country on the Salem Radio Network, a weekly column in the Dallas Morning News, the monthly DIRT magazine, and the natural organic

In Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast, Garrett presents nearly 400 plants, both native and adapted, that grow well in Southeast Texas.Like all of Howard Garrett's books, Plants for Houston and the Gulf Coast is loaded with indispensable gardening information:Nearly 400 trees, shrubs, groundcovers and vines, annuals and perennials, and grasses400 full-color, close-up photos of the plantsExpert information about each plant's appearance, growing requirements, landscape uses, potential problems, and other interesting factsPrecise, easy-to-follow instructions about how to design a garden, prepare the soil, install trees and other plants, grow grass and control weeds, and maintain the landscape and control pestsA detailed gardening calendar for Southeast Texas that lists specific plants to plant and maintenance tasks to perform each monthNo other book currently available provides such extensive and r

M. Carlisle said A great resource. This is a great resource book for people living along the Gulf coast. The heat and humidity can zap plants quickly--this book lets you know which ones can stand the heat, and which ones cannot.At the end of each section is a great list of plants, that are broken down into different ar. R. Terrell said Texas Plants. I really like this book because it is about local plants of the area. The colors are great as are the descriptions of the plants. I have been able to identify plants that I have and did not know the names of. This is the second book we have purchased from this Author.. "Just good enough" according to DBLH. The Colored pictures are a great help. Could have gone into more detail on specific plants for the gulf area.

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