Wild about weeds : garden design with rebel plants / Jack Wallington
Book | Laurence King Publishing | 2019

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Description
176 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Note
Includes index.
Summary
"Not all weeds are ugly uncontrollable brutes. Yes, they can be difficult and intimidating, but by learning how to grow weeds in unexpected ways you will become a better gardener with a more interesting garden. This book profiles over 50 weeds and shows you surprising ways to grow them, no matter what your garden type: from borders to boxes, sunny to shady, poor soil to rich, tropical to formal, Japanese-style to prairies. With interviews, tips and advice from celebrated gardeners, learn how to let weeds flourish without taking control. Wild about Weeds is the must-have guide for modern gardeners that explains how to tame and nurture the most challenging of plants."
Contents
Weed hunting -- Collecting and storing seeds -- Moving and dividing weeds -- Managing rebel plants -- Nature's design and plant communities -- Weeds for colorful, sunny gardens -- Weeds for dry and poor soils -- Weeds for meadows -- Weeds for shady gardens -- Weeds for rich, damp soils -- Weeds for containers, pots, and window boxes -- Weeds for ground cover -- Weeds for steps and walls -- Weeds for big spaces.
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ISBN
1786275309
9781786275301
9781786275561 (hardback)
1786275562 (hardback)
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