Aralia elata 'Golden Umbrella' - Japanese Angelica tree Aralia elata 'Golden Umbrella' - Japanese Angelica tree
Japanese angelica tree is a must have for those who love tropical lokking gardens. Its compound leaves grow upto 1.5m in when mature and give this plant an extraordinary, very architectural look. Moreover, this variety has golden-yellow margins or varigation. It has much less thorns …
Aralia elata 'Silver umbrella' - Japanese angelica tree Aralia elata 'Silver umbrella' - Japanese angelica tree
If you are looking for an architectural plant that will attract passers-by’s eyes but will require zero maintenance at the same time and on top of that will be hardy enough not to worry about it in winter, have a look at this Japanese angelica tree. Could the leaves look like angel’s …
Aralia elata 'Variegata' - Japanese angelica tree Aralia elata 'Variegata' - Japanese angelica tree
If you are looking for an architectural plant that will attract passers-by’s eyes but will require zero maintenance at the same time and on top of that will be hardy enough not to worry about it in winter, have a look at this Japanese angelica tree. Could the leaves look like angel’s …
Aralia spinosa - devil's walkingstick Aralia spinosa - devil's walkingstick
If you are looking for an architectural plant that will attract passers-by’s eyes but will require zero maintenance at the same time, and on top of that will be hardy enough not to worry about it in winter, have a look at this devil’s walking stick. Wondering why such a beauty …
Araucaria araucana - monkey puzzle tree Araucaria araucana - monkey puzzle tree
Among the most spectacular conifers this monkey puzzle tree is the hardiest. The scale-like leaves are dark green, sharp-pointed. This species is said to be 60 million years old. It dislikes atmospheric pollution and hot and dry soil. It does surprisingly well in our climate, too …
Archontophoenix alexandrae - Alexandra Palm Archontophoenix alexandrae - Alexandra Palm
The King Palm is one of the most beautiful and stately palms. Its smooth, green trunk is tall, slender, and predominantly ringed. Its intricate dark green foliage is 8-10 feet in length. The King Palm is hardy to 28 degrees. A fast-growing palm, it reaches a height of 20-50 feet with …
Amazon.com | 13.10. 2007
Aristolochia durior - Dutchman's Pipe Vine Aristolochia durior - Dutchman's Pipe Vine
This is an unusual and decorative vine which provides distinctive flowers, ornamental foliage and dense shade. Popular since colonial times for its long leaves and remarkable blooms which are yellow in color and are shaped similarly to a traditional Meerschaum pipe. The flowers are …
Amazon.com | 06.06. 2007
Aronia melanocarpa - black chokeberry Aronia melanocarpa - black chokeberry
Recently, less known fruit trees and shrubs are becoming more and more popular mainly thanks to their original taste as well as positive impact on our health. Black chokeberry is one of them. It is in the same rosaceae family as the service tree and its fruit is similar, too. The …
Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking' - black chokeberry Aronia melanocarpa 'Viking' - black chokeberry
Recently, less known fruit trees and shrubs are becoming more and more popular mainly thanks to their original taste as well as positive impact on our health. Black chokeberry is one of them. It is in the same rosaceae family as the service tree and its fruit is similar, too. The …
Arum italicum - lords and ladies Arum italicum - lords and ladies
Lords-and-ladies is an old favourite among tuberous plants. And as you can tell by the Latin name, it does not come from Bangladesh though it looks rather exotic. The arrow-shaped leaves are very attractive, marbled green with conspicuous creamy white or yellowish veins. They are …
Aruncus dioicus - Goats Beard Aruncus dioicus - Goats Beard
Synonyms:Aruncus sylvester, Spiraea aruncus, Spiraea paniculata. Great drifts of lacy white for summer! 5-Foot Feathery Plumes of Airy White! Looks delicate, but has a tough, vigorous nature! The secret is out--this Goat s Beard is a landscaping dream! Vigorous and bold, it is ideal …
Amazon.com | 09.08. 2007
Aruncus dioicus 'Kneiffii' - Goat's Beard Aruncus dioicus 'Kneiffii' - Goat's Beard
Kneiffii Goats Beard (Aruncus dioicus Kneiffii ) Great drifts of lacy white for summer! 2-Foot Feathery Plumes of Airy White! Looks delicate, but has a tough, vigorous nature! The secret is out--this Goat s Beard is a landscaping dream! Vigorous and bold, it is ideal for the back …
Amazon.com | 15.10. 2007
Armitage's Garden Annuals: A Color Encyclopedia Armitage's Garden Annuals
A Color Encyclopedia | Horticulturists, students, and dedicated home gardeners will be familiar with Armitage s authority on this topic from his more technical Manual of Annuals, Biennials, and Half-Hardy Perennials. That volume was singled out as a winner of the Choice Academic Book …
Amazon.com | 04.04. 2007
Armitage's Garden Perennials Armitage's Garden Perennials
Armitage s Garden Perennials is the most comprehensive single-volume photographic resource on perennial plants. It describes and illustrates the choice of perennials in 136 genera from Acanthus to Zauschneria …
Amazon.com | 29.03. 2007
Armitage's Manual of Annuals, Biennials and Half-Hardy Perennials Armitage's Manual of Annuals, Biennials and Half-Hardy Perennials
Annuals are experiencing a resurgence as today s gardeners demand a wider variety of options. No longer confined to monotone bedding plants, dozens of unusual annuals are now available at garden centers in colors and forms far removed from the classic annual bed of pink petunias or …
Amazon.com | 04.04. 2007
Armitage's Native Plants for North American Gardens Armitage's Native Plants for North American Gardens
The popularity of native North American plants has soared in recent years, for many good reasons. Whatever draws you to native plants, you ll find no better or more authoritative guide than Allan Armitage. Widely acknowledged as one of the world s foremost horticulturists, Armitage …
Amazon.com | 03.04. 2007
Aroids: Plants of the Arum Family Aroids
Plants of the Arum Family | Originally published in 1988 as the first truly comprehensive review of one of the largest and most popular plant families, Aroids was enthusiastically welcomed by botanists and horticulturists alike for its attention to scientific detail and delightful …
Amazon.com | 08.04. 2007
Art and the Gardener Art and the Gardener
In Art and the Gardener, Gordon Hayward s tenth book on garden design, he makes a radical departure from his earlier approaches in order to explore elements of visual language across two artistic disciplines-fine painting and garden design-in hopes that the remarkable crosscurrents …
Amazon.com | 16.09. 2008
Artisan Farming Artisan Farming
Artisan Farming Lessons, Lore, and Recipes from New Mexico Astisan Farming focuses on the unique farming culture of New Mexico. Laden with rich photos, ripe with human interest stories, and bounteous with tantalizing recipes, Artisan Farming explores this state s one-of-a-kind agricultural …
Amazon.com | 03.01. 2008