Perennial gardening can be easy, fun and rewarding, as well as economical and not too time consuming. With detailed accounts of 90 different species of perennials, along with information on 382 recommended varieties and cultivars, this guide takes the guesswork out of what to grow in the Peach State. The authors' practical, commonsense advice will help bring color and variety to your garden. Containing more than 500 color photographs and a wealth of information about the best perennials available for Georgia gardeners, this beautifully illustrated book is sure to meet your needs: * Flower and foliage colors * Height and spread ranges * Blooming periods * How and when to start your plants * Planting strategies * Light, water and nutrient needs * Choosing the best perennials for different growing conditions.
About the authors
DON WILLIAMSON has turned his passion for gardening into his life's work. His background is in landscaping, golf course construction and management, and in the design and construction of formal landscape settings. With a degree in Applied Horticultural Technology and professional certificates in Turf Management, he has written and co-written several gardening books.
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