Herb Gardening for the Midwest Release date: April 2008
Herb Gardening for the Midwest contains profiles of 90 herbs that can be grown under regional conditions. Information concerning cultivation and care of these versatile plants will allow the gardener to create gardens of use and beauty.
Best Garden Plants
A great new gardening book for Ohio! This handy omnibus guide
by Ohio's Garden Sage Debra Knapke and veteran garden writer
Alison Beck is packed with over 300 of the best plant varieties
you'll want for your garden: annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs,
vines, climbers, roses, bulbs and herbs. Small enough to take
to the garden center or nursery yet filled with beautiful color
photos, it contains all the gardening information you need in
order to decide which varieties to select and how to care for
Annuals for Ohio
Annuals for Ohio" features over 335 annuals organized into
90 entries, the perfect guide to the species, varieties, hybrids
and cultivars best suited to Ohio. Gardeners will enjoy the
over 400 brilliant full-color photographs in the book as well
as the down-to-earth knowledge and extensive experience of Ohio
horticulturist and garden designer Debra Knapke and veteran
garden writer Alison Beck. Bring color and variety to your garden,
whether it is moist or dry, sunny or shady, lakeshore or inland.
The information in this book covers flower and foliage colors,
height and spread ranges, how and when to start your plants,
planting strategies, light, water and nutrient needs and choosing
the best annuals for different growing conditions.
Perennials for Ohio
Perennial gardening can be easy, fun and rewarding, especially
when you have this beautifully illustrated guide at your fingertips.
Grouped into 89 entries, these species, varieties, hybrids and
cultivars range from the easiest to grow to the challenging
flowers that will expand your gardening triumphs. The authors'
common sense and garden wisdom will help you transform any patch
of ground - wet or dry, sunny or shady, lakeside or inland -
into a spectacular garden you can enjoy year after year. You'll
find information on flower and foliage colors, and height and
spread ranges, as well as notes on blooming periods, how and
when to start your plants, planting strategies, light, water
and nutrient needs and choosing the best perennials for different
growing conditions. With over 500 color photographs and lots
of straightforward tips and solutions for common problems, this
book is sure to meet your gardening needs.
Gardening Month by Month in Ohio
Gardening is one of the fastest growing recreational past-times in the United States. Today's gardener is looking for the right resources to yield beautiful results with a minimum amount of fuss. Gardening Month by Month in Ohio answers the challenge with images and information specific to the southern Great Lakes region. Each month of the year is featured, opening with a beautiful two-page photo spread and followed by a perpetual calendar, tips and information and plenty of space for your own gardening notes. This easy-to-use, sturdy book with lay-flat binding contains great features, on garden design, sprouting plants from seeds, container gardening, creating wildlife habitat, composting, house plants, pest control and many, many references and resources for the modern gardener, whether your back yard is in Steubenville or Toledo.