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by Christopher Grey-Wilson
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Gardening & Landscape Design
  • Author:
    Christopher Grey-Wilson
  • ISBN:
    088192928X
  • ISBN13:
    978-0881929287
  • Genre:
  • Publisher:
    Timber Press (September 16, 2009)
  • Pages:
    232 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Gardening & Landscape Design
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    1560 kb
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  • Rating:
    4.7
  • Votes:
    391
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Rock gardens appear to be difficult to maintain, and part of a specialized gardening world. Grey-Wilson’s approach is to show gardeners how to cultivate lovely and diverse small plants that are not delicate or hard to grow.

Rock gardens appear to be difficult to maintain, and part of a specialized gardening world. Design ideas are presented that arrange rock garden plants in settings ranging from scree to raised beds, lawns, and containers. Grey-Wilson advises on how to care for and propagate plants, and provides background on the complementary plant forms that promise to open up a new realm for avid green thumbs.

Introductory chapters explain how to grow and care for these gardener-friendly plants that are cold-hardy and adaptable. Detailed plant descriptions are based on his personal experience of seeing the plants in the wild and growing them in the garden. Includes excellent photographs to aid in selection and identification.

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ISBN13:9780881929287.

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The Rock Garden Plant Primer: Easy, Small Plants for Containers, Patios, and the Open Garden. RHS A-Z encyclopedia of garden plants. United Kingdom: Dorling Kindersley. ISBN 978-0-88192-928-7. Retrieved 31 August 2012. "Cyclamen purpurascens". Royal Horticultural Society. Retrieved 22 July 2013.

World-renowned botanist Christopher Grey-Wilson recommends easy-to-grow plants for a variety of garden situations including shade .

Christopher Grey-Wilson. From the publisher: It’s not necessary to have a traditional rock garden to enjoy rock garden plants. In fact, these colorful, small plants are perfect for the pots, containers, window boxes, and raised beds that are the mainstays of modern gardens. Introductory chapters explain how to grow and care for these gardener-friendly plants that are cold-hardy and adaptable.

Rock Gardening: Reimagining a Classic Style is the newest book from Joseph Tychonievich, published with Timber Press. Tychonievich has previously authored Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener: How to Create Unique Vegetables and Flowers and The Complete Guide to Gardeners: The Plant Obsessed and How to Deal With Them. The Rock Garden Plant Primer: Easy, Small Plants for Containers, Patios, and the Open Garden by Christopher Grey-Wilson, a 2009 book also from Timber Press, specifically focuses on rock garden plants.

It's not necessary to have a traditional rock garden to enjoy rock garden plants. In fact, these colorful, small plants are perfect for the pots, containers, window boxes, and raised beds that are the mainstays of modern gardens. World-renowned botanist Christopher Grey-Wilson recommends easy-to-grow plants for a variety of garden situations including shade, mixed borders, and patios. Introductory chapters explain how to grow and care for these gardener-friendly plants that are cold-hardy and adaptable. Detailed plant descriptions are based on his personal experience of seeing the plants in the wild and growing them in the garden. Includes excellent photographs to aid in selection and identification.

Gavirgas
Pretty much the bible on rock garden and alpine plants. I just put installed a massive rock garden in an area of my yard, that was nearly unusable, due to shallow shelf rock. This book was indispensable! Totally recommended for the subject matter.
Ochach
I Am Always Looking For Ways To Improve My Yard I Live On A Lake & Try To Use Water & Rocks As A Theme A very GOOD book & pleased With Seller
Tat
perfect
sunrise bird
nice book for rock gardeners
Fararala
This book has good information on making and taking care of a rock garden with several variables. The photographs are excellent and attactive with as a guidance to doing your own rock garden. The list of plants is also excellent with good photos and ideas and ideas for use.