Bookshelf: Gardening with Perennials:

100 Best Plants for the Coastal Garden:The Botanical Bones of Great Gardening
Steve is a gardening columnist for The Vancouver Sun and since moving to this area has grown an English style garden where most of the plants described in his book, grow in his own yard.

This book is an easy reference to read and follow - each plant has it's botanic and common name, then the chief characteristics, where to plant it, how to take care of it after planted, companions to plant along with it and favorites are listed under 'For your collection'.

'This book identifies 100 of the best performance plants for creating a great garden in the Pacific Northwest.


Author : Steve Whysall
ISBN : 1-55110-704-x
Publisher : Whitecap Books Limited
Sugg. Retail Price : $18.95
Available in Softcover

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