Canadian Gardening's Natural Gardens

Canadian Gardening's Natural Gardens

Book - 1996
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Hummingbirds and butterflies hover over colourful wildflowers....ornamental grasses sway in the summer breeze....ferns enliven a shady woodland garden.... More and more gardeners across Canada are discovering the pleasures of introducing native plants to their gardens. They are also enjoying the rewards that come with gardening naturally -- including water conservation, less upkeep and the creation of a habitat for butterflies and birds. This full-colour guide is chock-full of ideas to help you bring the beauty of the wilderness to your backyard. Regional plant lists for Canadian woodlands, wetlands and meadows are included, along with features on butterfly gardens, edible native plants and much, much more.
Publisher: Toronto : Penguin Studio ; Markham, Ont. : Canadian Gardening Magazine, c1996.
ISBN: 9781551682884
Characteristics: 95 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Canadian gardening
Alternative Title: Natural gardens.


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Nov 28, 2010

mostly extensive plant lists. Useful introductions to each type of natural habitat with good site preparation methods.

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