The Plant Lover s Guide to Primulas

These gorgeous guides celebrate the beauty of each plant and form a comprehensive library that every plant lover will want to own.

Author: Jodie Mitchell

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 1604696451

Category: Gardening

Page: 248

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Primulas are available in a huge variety of colors—from subtle pales to shocking oranges—and shapes—from small varieties perfect for borders to long-stem candelabras. The Plant Lover’s Guide to Primulas, by nursery owners Jodie Mitchell and Lynne Lawson, offers insight into the 100 best varieties of garden primulas. Featuring information on growth, care, and design, along with suggested companion plants and hundreds of gorgeous color photographs, it covers everything a home gardener needs to introduce these delightful plants into their garden.

Cool Plants for Cold Climates

The Plant Lover's Guide to Primulas, by Jodie Mitchell and Lynne Lawson, Timber Press The delicate flowers of Primula matthioli are also known as alpine ...

Author: Brenda C. Adams

Publisher: University of Alaska Press

ISBN: 160223325X

Category: Nature

Page: 255

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"A cold climate is no excuse for a dull, colorless garden. The key is knowing the right plants that will bring beauty and thrive in even the chilliest environments. Whether you seek outstanding annuals, bulbs, herbaceous perennials, ornamental grasses, vines, shrubs, or trees for a cold-climate garden, here you'll find great selections vividly described and lushly illustrated."--Page 4 of cover.

The Plant Lover s Guide to Tulips

... 28 plant, 46–49 planting, 184–190, 195–199, 200–201 planting depth, 185–186 polyanthus, 14, 22, 110, 120, 134 primroses, 33,118, 143 Primula, 14, ...

Author: Richard Wilford

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 1604696893

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

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Tulips are one of the most popular spring-flowering bulbs. Available in a huge range of colors and in a wide array of shapes, they’re a mainstay of most spring gardens. They are the focus of festivals worldwide and are a sure sign spring is on the way. The Plant Lover’s Guide to Tulips, by Richard Wilford of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, profiles 100 commonly available species and cultivars, and features growing information, recommendations for companion plants, and tips on how to use tulips in the landscape. More than 250 color photographs bring these colorful gems to life.

The Plant Lover s Guide to Snowdrops

Low, leafy plants make a good foil for snowdrops, whose flowers jolt the companion ... Primroses and Primulas The family Primulaceae is made up of quiet ...

Author: Naomi Slade

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 1604694351

Category: Gardening

Page: 252

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Provides information on snowdrops, flowers with white bell-shaped petals known as the harbingers of spring.

Glorious Shade

Dazzling Plants, Design Ideas, and Proven Techniques for Your Shady Garden Jenny Rose Carey ... The Plant Lover's Guide to Primulas.

Author: Jenny Rose Carey

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 1604698063

Category: Gardening

Page: 324

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“A practical guide to maintaining a shade garden with a useful calendar of seasonal tasks, plant directory and inspiring design ideas.” —Gardens Illustrated Shade is one of the most common garden concerns homeowner’s have, but with the right plant knowledge, you can learn to embrace shade as an opportunity instead of an obstacle. In Glorious Shade, Jenny Rose Carey celebrates the benefits of shade and shows you how to make the most of it. This information-rich, hardworking guide is packed with everything you need to successfully garden in the shadiest corners of a yard. You'll learn how to determine what type of shade you have and how to choose the right plants for the space. The book also shares design and maintenance tips that are key to growing a successful shade garden. Stunning color photographs offer design inspiration and reveal the beauty of shade-loving plants.

The Garden Lover s Guide to the West

An avid gardener , Berry supported British plant expeditions in the early ... the tree placements and the lawn , now bordered with primroses , tree peonies ...

Author: Kathleen McCormick

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN: 9781568981666

Category: Architecture

Page: 174

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Our Garden Lover's Guide series has been hailed by Garden Design as "eminently practical" and by Home as "authoritative" and "indispensible." These three new volumes complete our survey of American gardens; together, the four books feature over 500 public gardens across the country.Each book is designed for readers to use as they travel through a state or region. Similar to our highly successful European garden guides, the U. S. guides are illustrated in full color with numerous photographic images and watercolor drawings of the most significant gardens, all specially commissioned for these books. In addition to insightful texts, contact data, opening hours, admission fees, and directions are provided. The perfect companion for any garden enthusiast, whether tourist or armchair traveler.

The Garden Lover s Guide to Canada

includes hidden collections of interesting and often rare plants , plus a herb garden ... The Primula Garden follows , with a vast collection of primroses .

Author: Larry Hodgson

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN: 9781568982793

Category: Travel

Page: 194

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The Garden Lover's Guides were devised for gardeners on the move, profiling points of horticultural interest in various countries. Each guide lists an extensive range of practical information, including opening times, admission fees, directions, nearby sites of interest and other available facilities. Exquisitely drawn three-dimensional maps are provided for selected gardens. These new titles lead readers to over 100 of the best Canadian gardens and through the imposing formal terraces and breathtaking plantings of Ireland's castles, parks and country gardens. All guides include lush photographs and detailed descriptions.

A Guide to Locating Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

PRIMULA ANGl STIIOI IA Primroses Primroses are associated with high ... Most plants consist of only a few crowns, each with 3 or 4 narrow leaves a few ...

Author: Panayoti Kelaidis

Publisher: American Traveler Press

ISBN: 9781558381483

Category: Science

Page: 48

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The words "Purple mountains majesty" were written into the song "Oh, Beautiful," but it could have also been red, yellow, or orange, perhaps. The Rocky Mountains are filled with spectacular colours year round. Pick your favourite and find it with this book.

Natural Companions

The Garden Lover's Guide to Plant Combinations Ken Druse ... primroses Primula 'Francesca' Primula japonica Primula veris Primula x bullessiana propagation ...

Author: Ken Druse

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 161312337X

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

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In Natural Companions, acclaimed garden writer Ken Druse presents recipes for perfect plant pairings using diverse species that look great together and bloom at the same time. Organized by theme within seasons, topics include color, fragrance, foliage, grasses, edible flowers and much more, all presented in photographs of gardens that show planted combinations from a wide variety of climates and conditions. Natural Companions also features more than one hundred special botanical images of amazing depth and color created in collaboration with artist Ellen Hoverkamp using modern digital technology. Filled with an incredible amount of horticultural guidance, useful plant recommendations, and gardening lore—all written in Druse’s charming, witty style—this book is a must-have for gardeners and lovers of plants and flowers. Praise for Natural Companions: “Druse and Hoverkamp have made a splendid book that will be useful to careful gardeners and armchair botanists alike.” —American Scientist "Provides seasonal tips on planting flowers that bloom (and look lovely) together. Whether or not you have a patch of dirt, you'll dig the book's stunning, hyper-detailed photography." —Wall Street Journal “An engaging blend of humor (the punning titles are rib-ticklers), garden history, botanical knowledge, and practical advice . . ." —Organic Gardening "Foodies have bread and chocolate. Romantics have Rogers and Astaire. Now, in Natural Companions, garden expert Ken Druse presents the perfect partners of the plant world…" —New York Spaces

Flower Grower s Guide

This , the popular Chinese Primula of our gardens , was introduced into this ... when well grown , delights plant - lovers , on account of the freedom with ...

Author: John Wright

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Category: Floriculture

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Flower Grower s Guide with Coloured Illustrations by Miss Marie Low and Numerous Illustrative Diagrams by F W Burbidge and Others

This , the popular Chinese Primula of our gardens , was introduced into this ... when well grown , delights plant - lovers , on account of the freedom with ...

Author: John Wright

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Every Lady s Guide to her own greenhouse hothouse and conservatory By a Lady

I mean the Primula sinensis , or China Primrose , and the Cineraria , both of which can be ... There is no limit to be set to the taste of a plant lover .

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The Cornwall Gardens Guide

... where a bog garden containing arum and Day ' lilies , candelabra primulas ... which will be of particular interest to the plant - lover . size 0.6ha ...

Author: Douglas Ellory Pett

Publisher: Alison Hodge Publishers

ISBN: 9780906720486

Category: Cornwall (England : County)

Page: 280

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'The Cornwall Gardens Guide' is a comprehensive guide to the gardens of Cornwall. It includes 120 gardens, public and country parks that open regularly, and a supplementary list of significant historic gardens that are accessible only occasionally.

Primulas

Author: Mary A. Robinson

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Category: Primroses

Page: 271

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Primroses

In our city garin this plant , mostly because it grows den our primroses have ... a beginner's guide to learning more about the individual groups , etc.

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Category: Primroses

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The Shell Guide to Gardens

At Logan , Galloway , the Asiatic primulas are so much at home that they ... Sir George Campbell , a twentieth century plant lover , chose this site for his ...

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Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

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Category: Gardens

Page: 280

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The Garden Lover s Guide to the Netherlands and Belgium

Author: Barbara Abbs

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Category: Travel

Page: 144

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The three new titles in the Garden Lover's Guidebook series are richly illustrated, in-depth guides to over 100 gardens. Each is written by a recognized gardening expert on the region. Featuring colourful photography and easy-to-read maps, these guides also include complete visitor information, directions, unique features, and neighbouring sites of interest.

Amateur Cultivator s Guide to the Flower and Kitchen Gardens

The six varieties mixed .50 1827 Primula Sinensis Flore Pleno . ... is with great pleasure that we bring before our amateurs and lovers of beautiful plants ...

Author: Washburn and Company, Boston

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Category: Seed industry and trade

Page: 152

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Gardeners Chronicle New Horticulturist

Blanch Endive , sow Mustard and Cress , a few bapous Plant . ... as Primula , Rholacea with five flowers , Luísia alpina , Mormodes pardina , Mas . rarely ...

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Category: Gardening

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Rocky Mountain Flowers

An Illustrated Guide for Plantlovers and Plant-users Frederic Edward Clements, Edith Schwartz Clements. PLATE 16 PRIMROSES - HEATHS PRIMROSE FAMILY 1.

Author: Frederic Edward Clements

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Category: Flowers

Page: 392

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