The Explorer's Garden

The Explorer's Garden

Rare and Unusual Perennials

Book - 1999 | New paperback edition
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Dan Hinkley's quest for distinctive plants has led him on expeditions to China, Korea, Nepal, Chile, and remote areas of North America. The Explorer's Garden: Rare and Unusual Perennials presents the most fascinating perennials found during Hinkley's treks around the globe, describes the assets each plant brings to the garden, and explains how it is best cultivated and propagated.

Illustrated with Hinkley's own splendid photographs as well as those of Lynne Harrison, this new paperback edition includes a new preface by the author and a completely updated list of sources for plant material.
Publisher: Portland : Timber Press, ©1999
Edition: New paperback edition
ISBN: 9780881929171
Branch Call Number: 635.932 HIN 1999
Characteristics: 380 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Harrison, Lynne


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Mar 06, 2010

This is a good reference book for woodland garden plants in zone 5

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