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Bold and Exotic Plants

Using Form and Shape to Create Visual Impact in the Garden

by Noel Kingsbury

  • 344 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Watson-Guptill Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Home Gardening,
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Garden Design

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrea Jones (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8117600M
    ISBN 100823002861
    ISBN 109780823002863

      A Tree Is a Plant Here’s a wondrous book about trees, explaining that like the smaller plants and flowers that children see, a tree is also a plant – just a really big one. This book looks at the tree’s lifecycle through the four seasons for an overall view. . This is the ultimate woody plant for exotic effect; a must for any tropical planting scheme. The large, complex leaves of Aralia echinocaulis appear like branches atop thorny upright stems. This deciduous suckering shrub has the appearance of an exotic small tree and adds lighter height than the large broad leaved subjects mentioned so far.

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See more ideas about Order flowers online, Flower delivery and Exotic pins. With their bold, extravagant flowers, or rainforest-like foliage, exotic plants add something special to your garden.

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Typical of garden books, this book has a few chapters giving an overview on tropical gardens subjects and then a longer section on various specific tropical pants.

The first section covers topics such as container gardening, indoor plants, pests and disease, and plant propagation/5(19). Logee's searches the world for rare plants to offer our customers. Some of the unusual tropical plants for sale below are our own hybrids or new hybrids from other friends who are plant breeders.

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Euphoria Obesa The Baseball Plant as it is so called can be found in South Africa although recent practices of unsustainable harvesting have pushed the plant to near extinction. The lush foliage and bold colours of tropical plants are a sight to behold in RHS Garden Wisley's Exotic Garden, pictured below – a good place to visit if you want to see them for yourself before committing to planting a are some ideas to help you get the look at home.

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[Noël Kingsbury; Andrea Jones]. Growing Tasty Tropical Plants in Any Home, Anywhere: (like lemons, limes, citrons, grapefruit, kumquats, sunquats, tahitian oranges, barbados black pepper, cinnamon, vanilla, and more) by Byron E. Martin and Laurelynn G. Martin | Devoted to the visual and comic arts enthusiast, we feature illustration, photography, graphic novels, strips, comic archives, pop culture, pin-up art, fun gifts and much more.