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While the flamboyant blooms of hibiscus conjure up images of the tropics, there are today many new hybrids that flourish in subtropical and even temperate climates. And indeed, in cooler climates hibiscus grown in containers will do well all summer long and then move indoors to bring sunny color and extravagance to homes surrounded by winter. Readers living in northerly climates will be thrilled to learn that they too can enjoy tropical splendor year-round. The focus of this book is on the home garden, …
Amazon / Brand: Firefly Books
Price: 167.69 $

Well written and easy to understand, An ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO PRUNING, Third Edition is a must-have for anyone interested in the pruning and maintenance of trees. Filled with updated illustrations, photographs, and examples, this completely updated guide is designed to help readers understand and implement the appropriate pruning practices that are vital to developing sustainable structure in the first 25 years of a tree s life. Coverage includes a variety of information about the challenges associated …
Amazon / Brand: Cengage Learning
Price: 86.99 $

A complete guide to pruning and training fruit trees, with instructions for creating standards, cordons, espaliers, fans, pryamids, bushes and curtains. A useful directory of varieties provides essential information about the best types of fruit to grow. …
Amazon / Southwater
Price: 70.29 $

DK s bestselling guide to pruning and training, now fully revised and updated! Whether you are planning a new garden, wondering how to bring back a neglected tree or shrub, or want to develop areas of special interest, AHS Pruning & Training presents all the techniques you need in easy to follow, step by step explanations. …

Proper pruning will keep your landscape beautiful and thriving year after year. This authoritative guide includes more than 300 step-by-step illustrations to clearly demonstrate the correct pruning procedures for a variety of trees, shrubs, hedges, vines, and flowers. Lewis Hill offers expert advice on when, how, and why each type of plant should be pruned, safety considerations, and techniques for maintaining your pruning tools. Encouraging you to get creative, Hill even shows you how to shape your …

Produced in association with the Royal Horticultural Society, the titles in this series have become standard works of practical gardening reference. Each book is illustrated with easy-to-follow, step-by-step illustrations that clearly guide the reader through all the essential techniques of successful gardening. This text provides the techniques for pruning roses, trees, shrubs, climbing and wall plants, vines, and fruit trees, whose growth benefits from careful and systematic pruning. …
Amazon / Brand: Mitchell Beazley
Price: 58.93 $

Bamboos and grasses are becoming an essential feature in modern, easy-to-maintain gardens. This addition to the hugely successful Collins Practical Gardener series provides all the know-how for choosing, planting and maintaining all kinds of bamboos and grasses in all kinds of gardens. Covering all the bamboos, grasses, rushes and sedges commonly available, Collins Practical Gardener Bamboos & Grasses features sound advice on choosing and buying plants, and covers everything you need to know …
Amazon / Harpercollins Pub Ltd
Price: 56.78 $

This comprehensive guide to pruning and training includes detailed instructions on all the key techniques for tackling roses, fruit trees & bushes, shrubs, hedges, ornamental trees, climbers and even perennials. It features a Pruning Directory of more than 160 common plants for quick reference and is fully illustrated throughout. Color step-by-step drawings and clear photography makes each technique easy to follow to help you save money, time and effort. …
Amazon / Mitchell Beazley
Price: 55.05 $

The demand for locally sourced organic foods continues to rise. This resource is a prime reference for the many who are growing or wanting to grow their own vegetables, herbs and fruits. The book features superb full-color photographs and illustrations and an easy-to-use A-Z directory. Comprehensive growing, harvesting and preserving tips and a wealth of recipes are a boon to gardeners and cooks alike. Practical aspects of gardening are explained in detail, with in-depth sections on creating a garden, …
Amazon / Brand: Firefly Books
Price: 51.95 $

Brighten up your home with exciting ideas for beautiful blooms and practical tips and advice on keeping houseplants healthy and happy. A practical A-Z companion featuring over 140 easy-to-grow houseplants to help you bring the garden indoors. Expert Paul Williams delivers all the need-to-knows on potting and pruning for city dwellers and plant lovers alike. …
Amazon / Dorling Kindersley H/B
Price: 50.58 $

“Gives excellent, thorough advice on what to prune when and how to go about it, with clear, easy-to-read diagrams and lots of them. It will help you achieve full bloom, healthy growth and proper shaping for any kind of shrub or small tree.”—Chicago Tribune. “A must read which uncovers the basics and theories on the mysteries of pruning.”—Flower & GardenPruning has always seemed like a chore, but after reading Pruning Basics it actually sounds like fun. And not just fun, but an accomplishment. …
Amazon / Brand: Sterling
Price: 47.04 $

It’s big and beautiful, and the only course you need to cultivate bonsais successfully. From the author of the acclaimed Bonsai for Beginners, this comprehensive, easy-to-follow instructional guide covers the basics and way beyond. One step at a time, he helps gardeners develop the necessary skills to create and maintain a beautifully shaped miniature potted tree. Everything imaginable is here, from choosing a suitable plant to wiring, pruning, and aging techniques, and finally expert tips on care. …
Amazon / Brand: Sterling
Price: 45.00 $

In The Secret Techniques of Bonsai, the author of the groundbreaking Bonsai With American Trees teams up with his son to offer not only the basics for creating perfect bonsai, but also secret techniques they ve developed over years of careful work and observation. The Kawasumis provide detailed, easy-to-follow information about growing bonsai from seedlings or beginner plants; expert advice on shaping, pruning, training, grafting and repotting trees; and new techniques for using tools. And, although …
Amazon / Brand: Kodansha USA
Price: 44.48 $