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Title The potted garden : new plants and new approaches for container gardens / Scott D. Appell, editor.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, NY : Brooklyn Botanic Garden, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  635.986 BRO    Check Shelf
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  635.986 POT    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Display Shelf  635.986 P85    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  635.986 PO    Check Shelf
Description 111 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
Series 21st-century gardening series ; handbook #168
Brooklyn Botanic Garden publications
21st-century gardening series ; handbook #168.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden publications.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: The potted garden / Scott D. Appell -- Container gardens. Unusual, antique, and collectable containers / Scott D. Appell ; Building window and planter boxes / Bill Shank ; Formal arrangements in classic containers / Richard R. Iversen ; Hanging gardens / Ellen Zachos ; Water gardens in small containers / Scott D. Appell ; Hardy cacti and succulent gardens / Ellen Zachos ; Alpine adventures / Abbie Zabar -- Unusual plants for pots. Hardy shrubs for containers / Gary R. Keim ; Drought-resistant plants for pots / Ellen Zachos ; Unusual herbs for containers ; Miniature vegetables for container gardens / Scott D. Appell -- Container gardening tips. Soil mixtures, potting strategies, and other considerations / Gary R. Keim ; Overwintering potted plants / Shila Patel.
Subject Container gardening.
Added Author Appell, Scott D.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
ISBN 1889538221
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