Covering Ground

Covering Ground

Unexpected Ideas for Landscaping With Colorful, Low-maintenance Ground Covers

Book - 2007
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Workman Press.
Ground covers are a pretty and practical way to bring diversity, elegance, and durability to open sweeps of lawn. Give your landscape a vibrant new palette that is both sustainable and low-maintenance through plantings of herbs, shrubs, mosses, and more. Barbara W. Ellis provides a variety of full-color lawn designs and professional planting advice to get you started. You’ll be amazed as your ordinary lawn transforms into a striking display of color and texture. 

Baker & Taylor
The author of Shady Retreats offers a fresh approach to using a variety of beautiful ground covers throughout the home landscape, explaining how to incorporate flowering plants, herbs, mosses, ground-hugging shrubs, heathers, and other species into a low-maintenance, creative yard and including how-to guidelines on site preparation, plant selection, weed control, and more. Simultaneous.

Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2007
ISBN: 9781580176651 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1580176658 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 635.964 ELL
Characteristics: 224 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 26 cm

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