Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan

Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan is designed for beginning and experienced gardeners who want to learn more about Michigan’s unique native-plant communities and how to successfully incorporate them into their home landscapes.

Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan

Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan is designed for beginning and experienced gardeners who want to learn more about Michigan’s unique native-plant communities and how to successfully incorporate them into their home landscapes. It combines the practicality of a field guide with all the basic information homeowners need to create an effective landscape design. The plant profiles section includes comprehensive descriptions of more than 600 native plant species, subspecies, and varieties of flowers, trees, shrubs, vines, evergreens, grasses, and ferns that have grown in Michigan since the time before European settlement. Information on planting, maintenance, and landscape uses for each plant is also included. Readers will also gain many creative ideas from the section featuring Michigan gardeners who have successfully incorporated native plants into their home landscapes.

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Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lynn M. Steiner
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-19 - Publisher: Voyageur Press

Landscaping with Native Plants of Michigan is designed for beginning and experienced gardeners who want to learn more about Michigan’s unique native-plant communities and how to successfully incorporate them into their home landscapes. It combines the practicality of a field guide with all the basic information homeowners need to create
Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota - 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lynn M. Steiner
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-28 - Publisher: Voyageur Press

This new and updated edition of Landscaping with Native Plants of Minnesota combines the practicality of a field guide with all the basic information homeowners need to create an effective landscape design. The plant profiles section includes comprehensive descriptions of approximately 150 flowers, trees, shrubs, vines, evergreens, grasses, and ferns
Midwestern Native Shrubs and Trees
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Charlotte Adelman, Bernard L. Schwartz
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-30 - Publisher: Ohio University Press

In this companion volume to the bestselling The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants, Charlotte Adelman and Bernard L. Schwartz offer another indispensible guide to replacing nonnative plants with native alternatives. This time, their subject is the native woody species that are the backbone of our
Gardening Complete
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-20 - Publisher: Cool Springs Press

Gardening Complete is the most up-to-date and complete guide to gardening for homeowners. Inside, eight of North America’s top gardening experts—and Cool Springs Press authors—present 19 subjects of critical interest to anyone who wants to learn or broaden gardening skills. Whether your main interest is in designing landscapes and gardens,
Grow Native
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Lynn M. Steiner
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-01 - Publisher: Cool Springs Press

Learn how to transform your yard into a beautiful landscape using native plants! You don't have to compromise beauty for natural landscapes with ecological responsibility and sustainability. In master gardener Lynn Steiner's book Grow Native, you'll find guidance for planting stunning gardens using native species that support your local ecosystem.