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Garden flowers and plants

Wright, John

Garden flowers and plants

a primer for amateurs

by Wright, John

  • 141 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan & Co., limited in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flower gardening

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby J. Wright...
    ContributionsBookLab (Firm)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx p., 1 l., 146 p.
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17609720M
    OCLC/WorldCa39398337

      Long-lasting annuals for your garden By: Karen Weir-Jimerson Whether you’re looking to perk up the planters on your porch or fill out bare spots in your garden, these long-lasting annuals will add color and interest to your garden for more than one season. If you need some help selecting plants for your garden, this guide provides information on perennials, annuals, ground covers, vines, shrubs, and trees commonly used in designing a garden. Plant selection should always be governed by research into the qualities of the specific specimens under consideration, and sometimes you will need to make a.

    Medway Garden Plants. 1, likes 89 talking about this. Garden plants delivered to your door5/5. Our range has grown so much since those early days that today you can find a colourful array of bedding plants, a fantastic selection of flowers for hanging baskets and drought tolerant plants which will keep your garden in bloom even if a hosepipe ban is put in force around your neighbourhood.

    Gurney's is a great place to get seeds, they have everything that you would need to have a awesome garden. They have almost every seed that you would want everything to veggies, fruits and trees! I would highly recommend ordering from Gurney's seed & nursery co. - Nov 18 Source. Plants and Flowers () Plants and flowers add vibrant color to outdoor or indoor spaces. Our selection of specimens includes many types of annuals and perennials suitable for keeping on display in a pot or a hanging planter and others that thrive in a garden.


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