Planting design for dry gardens
Olivier Filippi

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An edition of Planting design for dry gardens (2016)

Planting design for dry gardens

beautiful, resilient groundcovers for terraces, paved areas, gravel, and other alternatives to the lawn

English language edition.
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240 pages

Teaches how to build and maintain lawns that feature plants suitable for growing in dry climates, offering for each plant information about its origin, height and spread, hardiness, and propagation techniques.

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Work Description

Teaches how to build and maintain lawns that feature plants suitable for growing in dry climates, offering for each plant information about its origin, height and spread, hardiness, and propagation techniques.

Planting design for dry gardens

beautiful, resilient groundcovers for terraces, paved areas, gravel, and other alternatives to the lawn

English language edition.

This edition was published in


Edition Description

Teaches how to build and maintain lawns that feature plants suitable for growing in dry climates, offering for each plant information about its origin, height and spread, hardiness, and propagation techniques.

Table of Contents

Lawns and groundcover plants
The history of lawns and rise of alternatives. Groundcover plants in the wild ; Less water and low maintenance : the groundcover garden
Groundcover gardens for dry climates. Lawns with warm-season groundcovers ; Green carpets : plants you can walk on ; Flowering carpets : a mixture of groundcover plats ; Mixed grassland "lawns" : the art of cultivating weeds ; Flowering steppes ; Gravel gardens ; Terraces, paths, and steps : the greening of stone surfaces ; Perennial and shrub groundcovers for large areas ; Pioneer plants for slopes and wild gardens ; Flowering meadows in dry climates
Planting and maintaining the groundcover garden. Soil preparation ; Planting groundcovers ; Economizing on water ; Reducing maintenance ; Garden escapees : the problem in invasive plants
A-Z of groundcover plants for dry gardens : a directory of 200 species and varieties.

Edition Notes

Translation of: Alternatives au gazon.

Includes bibliographical references (page 231) and index.

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Dewey Decimal Class
635.9525
Library of Congress
SB431.7 F5513 2016, SB438

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Pagination
240 pages
Number of pages
240

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL27230095M
ISBN 10
0993389201
ISBN 13
9780993389207
OCLC/WorldCat
945002441

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