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by Ray Rogers
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Gardening & Landscape Design
  • Author:
    Ray Rogers
  • ISBN:
    0881928658
  • ISBN13:
    978-0881928655
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  • Publisher:
    Timber Press (February 7, 2008)
  • Pages:
    228 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Gardening & Landscape Design
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    1163 kb
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    1926 kb
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  • Rating:
    4.6
  • Votes:
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Ray Rogers takes a comprehensive look at these garden staples and even shows a few uses for them, such . A wonderful book for any gardener. The coleus is truly a versatile plant, but also an essential plant for every garden.

Ray Rogers takes a comprehensive look at these garden staples and even shows a few uses for them, such as training them into topiaries, that we never thought of. If you haven’t been tempted by the new cultivars and want to see what all the chatter is about, this is the place to start. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. For a lover of coleus, this book would be a welcome gift and a valuable reference. An added bonus is the beautiful photography, which is sure to provide delightful diversion in the darker months. Connecticut Horticultural Society Newsletter.

Expert plantsman Ray Rogers offers equal parts inspiration and practical advice, with history, plant characteristics, problem solving, propagation, and designing with coleus in both containers and in the garden, all brought t. .

Expert plantsman Ray Rogers offers equal parts inspiration and practical advice, with history, plant characteristics, problem solving, propagation, and designing with coleus in both containers and in the garden, all brought to life by Richard Hartlage's masterful photographs. An encyclopedia covers more than 225 varieties. Coleus are no longer your grandmother's parlor plants. It's easy to see why: no other plant offers such a dazzling variety of leaf colors, shapes, and patterns, and no other plant is so easy to grow and propagate. Given a modicum of care, coleus will flourish from spring until frost.

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Items related to Coleus: Rainbow Foliage for Containers and Gardens. Ray Rogers has won 397 blue ribbons and 88 top awards (including 5 Best in Show) for container-grown plants at the Philadelphia International Flower Show. Ray Rogers Coleus: Rainbow Foliage for Containers and Gardens. ISBN 13: 9780881928655. Coleus: Rainbow Foliage for Containers and Gardens.

Author (1): Ray Rogers. Hands down the only book a Coleophile needs. The definitive book on Coleus. Extensive photographs and culture. The only book on Coleus you'll ever need. Categories: Foliage Plants. Feedback History and Summary. Extensive catalog of many popular and obscure varieities, with excellent pix. A very good chapter on Sports, reversions, mutations, expressions, ect. Superior growing info.

Coleus are no longer your grandmother"s parlor plants. The heart of this book is an encyclopedia that describes and evaluates more than 225 varieties. Favourites during the Victorian era, these plants have made a dramatic comeback with a dazzling variety of leaf color, shape, and pattern. No other plant is so easy to grow and propagate. Their sumptuous colors and tough constitution make coleus ideal both as attention-getting focal points and as complements to other foliage or flowering plants.

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Whether you're a weekend gardener in search of easy, reliable color, or an enthusiast who wants to collect every colues available, this exciting and comprehensive resource will give you exactly what you're looking for—and more. Expert plantsman Ray Rogers offers equal parts inspiration and practical advice, with history, plant characteristics, problem solving, propagation, and designing with coleus in both containers and in the garden, all brought to life by Richard Hartlage's masterful photographs. An encyclopedia covers more than 225 varieties.

Axebourne
Beautiful book with great information and beautiful pictures. I love it! Would make a great gift for a coleus grower!
Sharpmane
This book is great for coleus lovers. I have many of these varieties in my garden and do not know the names. Now I know what they are called and can order them yearly if I love them. Thank you for a comprehensive book on a garden staple.
Redfury
Wonderful book with information that confirms my own experience. Well written and illustrated.
EXIBUZYW
Great book for those interested in growing and learning about coleus. Great pictures and informative yext. Next year I am going to have a garden full of these neat plants. Susi
Cetnan
This book has beautiful photographs and lots of interesting information.The variety of coleus is amazing. However, the information is not as practical as I had hoped. Therefore, it is on my coffee table and not in my gardening shed.
Varshav
Best coleus book.
Samutilar
VERY WELL WRITTEN BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED I THOUGHT AFTER ALL MY YEARS OF RAISING THEM I KNEW IT ALL BUT I LEARNED A FEW TRICKS A VALUABLE ADDITION TO ANY COLEUS LOVER BILL AMOS
This book provides all necessary information to everyone who wants to know about coleus plants, so I will strongly recommend this books to my friends.