-Directory of over 1,600 nurseries, and garden centers with ratings in the 4-state area of Texas, Okla., Arkansas, & LA.
-Listings of Botanical Gardens & Arboretums for the 4-state area.
-10 seperate listings of recommended trees, shrubs, flowers and groundcovers for the 4-state area of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana with a comprehensive breakdown of cities and regions (0ver 1,000 plants specific to these states).
-maps of the plant zones and rainfall for the 4-state area
-The Green Goods Industry - sources of where plants are grown in the trade and what the consumer should look for.
-Soil charts, diagram, and information on soils.
-Watering requirements & recommendations.
-Seasonal Calendar with reminders and tips of the trade.
-all color photos throughout and a color coordinated. directory.
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The author has over 25 years of experience in the nursery industry. His past experience includes seedling cultivation, retail and wholesale trade experience, operation of a landscape design/build firm.
He consults with schools and landowners on land rehabilitation efforts. He is a guest speaker, and teaches landscape design classes.Review:
Cammack, PhD., Harris Co. Agent, " I plan to leave it on my desk with my other 'most used references'." -- 1/11/02 CCammack@tamu
Dotty Woodson, Extension Agent in Ft. Worth says, "A great reference for anyone, beginner or experienced gardener." -- 3/11/02 d-woodson@tamu
John Cooper Denton Co. agent says "one of the best soil and water requirement descriptions in popular gardening literature." -- JCooper@tamu
Monica Lear, PhD., assoc. Co. Agent New Orleans..."compliment is that you have a great number of native species." -- 1/9/2002 MLear@LSU
Skip Richter, Austin Extension Agent, "monumental task...that effectively addresses a 4-state area with specific information, LG does just that." -- 12/13/01 Texas Ag Extension Service
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Book Description Landscape Guides Llc, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110970862709
Book Description Landscape Guides Llc, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0970862709