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Trees and shrubs for the Southwest

Mary Irish

Trees and shrubs for the Southwest

woody plants for arid gardens

by Mary Irish

  • 100 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Timber Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ornamental trees -- Southwestern States,
  • Ornamental shrubs -- Southwestern States,
  • Arid regions plants -- Southwestern States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary Irish.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB435.52.S69 I75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16679260M
    ISBN 109780881929058
    LC Control Number2008009643
    OCLC/WorldCa213375766

    The Dr. D. G. Hessayon Expert books are great additions to a library. The Trees and Shrubs listed in the book are alphabetized with the botanical and common name. There are pictures and useful information on each tree and shrub listed. The book includes lots of horticultural information on the care of trees and shrubs. I like this book/5(). In , we started offering southwest native plants. They flourish here and we need their strengths. Our stores in Albuquerque and Santa Fe have plants and SEEDS and folks to greet you. Here online, we sell only seeds of native plants--grasses, wildflowers, shrubs and trees. Also seeds of .

      A must-have for naturalists and plant lovers in the Pacific Northwest Trees and Shrubs of the Pacific Northwest is a comprehensive field guide to commonly found woody plants in the features introductory chapters on the native landscape and plant entries that detail the family, scientific and common name, flowering seasons, and size/5.   Among the most graceful Desert Southwest plants, yellow columbine is vigorous, heat-tolerant, and a lot tougher than it looks. The yellow flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies and bloom almost continually if frequently deadheaded. Name: Aquilegia chrysantha. Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil. Size: To 3 feet tall. Zones:

    Plants For The Southwest High Country Gardens specializes in Southwest plants. Our plants for the Southwest have been garden-tested in Santa Fe, NM and are well-suited for the alkaline soils, drying winds, hot summers and freezing winters of New Mexico, Arizona, West Texas and Southern Californa.   **For additional shrub suggestions, I recommend Mary Irish’s book, Trees and Shrubs for the Southwest. Noelle Johnson, aka, 'AZ Plant Lady' is a horticulturist, certified arborist, and landscape consultant who helps people learn how to create, grow, and maintain beautiful desert gardens that thrive in a hot, dry climate.


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