Success With Bamboos and Ornamental GrassesBook - 2008
There are hundreds of types of bamboo and grasses available to the modern gardener. But how do you know what to choose? Whether you dream of an oriental-style garden, or planning a low-maintenance outdoor space, or you simply want one or two stunning, architectural specimen plants, Success with Bamboo and Ornamental Grasses is the essential guide. This inspirational, practical book is packed with sound advice and full-colour photographs, presented in a concise, accessible way. Includes sections on: How to grow - information on growing conditions; planting; maintenance; pests and diseases and propagation; Situations - suitable plants for exposed areas, dry areas, damp areas and containers; planting styles - plenty of inspirational ideas such as gravel, coastal and Mediterranean-style gardens; Japanese, prairie and cottage gardens; planting for water features and small spaces.
Publisher: Lewes, East Sussex [England] : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2008.
Characteristics: 159 p. :,col. ill., col. maps ;,25 cm.
Alternative Title: Bamboos and ornamental grasses