Delosperma cooperi - Hardy ice plant, Trailing ice plant Delosperma cooperi - Hardy ice plant, Trailing ice plant
This clumping ice plant produces a dome of bright purple flowers. The texture of the petals is shimmering -- almost like metal. It starts blooming in June and continues steadily until fall. It promises to be an essential small-scale ground cover or edging for a border. Height: 4 … | 08.06. 2007
Dendrocalamus membranaceus Dendrocalamus membranaceus - May Sang Bamboo
A 50 tall clumping bamboo from Burma with straight culms. It develops 4 diameter canes that are bright green with green leaves. Can tolerate some cold to 34 F. It is ideally grown in full sun in warm zones with high humidity. A beautiful lowlands species noted for its very smooth … | 06.08. 2007
Dendrocalamus strictus - Iron Bamboo Dendrocalamus strictus - Iron Bamboo
Iron Bamboo is the common name for the genus and species Dendrocalamus strictus. Native to India, it is unique in that it is thick-walled, often solid, and probably the strongest bamboo in the world. Max. Height: 60 feet; Max. Diameter: 5 inches; Min. Temperature: 25º F … | 24.09. 2007
Desmodium gyrans - Telegraph Plant Desmodium gyrans - Telegraph Plant
Darwin called the plant Hedysarum; modern botanists call it either Desmodium gyrans or, more correctly these days, Codariocalyx motorius; its common name is Dancing Grass or Telegraph plant or Semaphore plant -- after the leaf movements, which resemble semaphore signals … | 10.07. 2007
Deutzia gracilis 'Seward' ppaf, cpaf - Chardonnay Pearls™ Deutzia gracilis 'Seward' ppaf, cpaf - Chardonnay Pearls™
CHARDONNAY PEARLSTM (D. gracilis. Duncan ppaf, Canadian BRAF) Attractive, crisp, lime-yellow foliage provides season long garden color long after the pure white, pearl-like buds explode into a shower of fragrant spring time flowers. An attractive compact shrub with lots of impulse … | 07.07. 2007
Deck & Patio Design Guide Deck & Patio Design Guide
Whether it s poolside fun or outdoor entertaining, Deck and Patio Design Guide by Meredith Books, can help you create an outdoor venue that works for your lifestyle. Including over 200 photos filled with great ideas, this book will provide information on material choices, stylish … | 22.03. 2008
Delia's Kitchen Garden: A Beginner's Guide to Growing and Cooking Fruit and Vegetables Delia's Kitchen Garden
A Beginner s Guide to Growing and Cooking Fruit and Vegetables | Follow a year in the life of Delia’s kitchen garden while creating your own organic garden. With 56 enticing recipes and 300 colour photographs, it’s sure to be a labour of love … | 12.03. 2008
Delphiniums Delphiniums
Gardeners throughout the world love these majestic tall flowers, but few are aware of the many colors and forms that are now available with the burst of new cultivars, several of which have been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit. Not just blue, but red, pink, violet, yellow, and … | 01.04. 2007
Dendrobium and Its Relatives Dendrobium and Its Relatives
Dendrobium is an enormous orchid genus of more than 1000 species native to south Asia, Australia and New Zealand, and Oceania. They are highly popular among orchid growers for their beauty and diversity. This study by three plant scientists who are also active orchid growers presents … | 02.04. 2007
Design and Landscape for People: New Approaches to Renewal Design and Landscape for People
New Approaches to Renewal | The new community planning: invaluable strategies for creative rebuilding and renovating from around the world. For many years planning was something done in the name of progress by distant committees with the abstract aim of tidying boundaries and controlling … | 21.10. 2007
Design Ideas for Decks & Patios Design Ideas for Decks & Patios
Design Ideas for Decks and Patios presents ideas, styles, and the latest trends designed to cater to the outdoor-living needs and desires of today s homeowners.Living it up stylishly in today s casual open-air rooms calls for serious design consideration.In this photo-driven book … | 12.03. 2008
Design Ideas for Home Landscaping Design Ideas for Home Landscaping
Design Ideas for Home Landscaping offers inspiring ideas for achieving a stunning effect with your landscape. Using the information on plant design, expert gardening and planting advice, and the most resilient vegetation for your region, you can maintain a beautiful outdoor haven … | 25.01. 2008
Design Your Natural Midwest Garden Design Your Natural Midwest Garden
Gardening with native species is low-maintenance, good for the environment, and yields stunning results. Award-winning garden designer Patricia Hill shows you how to combine varieties that are perfect for the soil and climates of the upper Midwest into beautiful combinations for every … | 07.07. 2007
Designer Plant Combinations: 105 Stunning Gardens Using Six Plants or Fewer Designer Plant Combinations
105 Stunning Gardens Using Six Plants or Fewer | For every gardener who has hesitated over plant pairings or wondered if an array of favorite plants will work well together in the garden, Designer Plant Combinations inspires and delights with professionally designed combinations using … | 16.09. 2008
Designing and Planting Borders Designing and Planting Borders
Designing and Planting Borders Beds and borders provide the framework for a garden, but it can be a daunting task to design and plant them … | 04.10. 2016
Designing and Renovating Larger Gardens Designing and Renovating Larger Gardens
Award-winning landscape designer Douglas Coltart offers practical instructions for designing and renovating spacious gardens, with an eye towards issues unique to those working with at least a third of an acre of land. This book will enable gardeners to make a range of positive changes … | 02.07. 2007
Designing California Native Gardens: The Plant Community Approach to Artful, Ecological Gardens Designing California Native Gardens
The Plant Community Approach to Artful, Ecological Gardens | Inspirational, practical, and easy to use, this book was created with the aim of conveying the awesome diversity and beauty of California s native plants and demonstrating how they can be brought into ecologically sound … | 30.05. 2007
Designing the New Kitchen Garden: An American Potager Handbook Designing the New Kitchen Garden
Most gardeners know how rewarding it is to harvest ripe, sun-warmed tomatoes or pungent herbs straight from the garden. But those pleasures can be multiplied a hundredfold by creating a garden that is not only productive, but also a beautiful, well-integrated part of the home landscape … | 02.04. 2007
Designing with Plants Designing with Plants
When your new gardening bible comes with chapters entitled Birth, Life, and Death, you know you re in trouble. But be brave, turn to those chapters, and in some very practical little essays on planting, you ll uncover the very down-to-earth principle from which Piet Oudolf s radical … | 10.04. 2007
Designing with Succulents Designing with Succulents
Succulent plants offer dazzling possibilities for garden design and require only minimal maintenance to remain lush and alluring year round. Featuring the work of more than 50 professional garden designers and creative homeowners, this complete design compendium is as practical as … | 01.04. 2007
Desirable Trees for the Midwest Desirable Trees for the Midwest
Desirable Trees for the Midwest: 50 for the Home Landscape and Larger Properties Trees are the most important element in any well-designed landscape. In his book, Scott Zanon leads readers to fifty of his personal favorites and helps them make the best decisions based on beauty, hardiness … | 22.09. 2016