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LAWNS AND LANDSCAPING 1001 GARDENING QUESTIONS ANSWERED
LAWNS AND LANDSCAPING 1001 GARDENING QUESTIONS ANSWERED Author:EDITORS OF GARDEN WAY PUBLISHING 1001 Gardening Questions Answered. — A vigorous and lush green carpet of lawn, framed by the varied textures and colors of carefully selected evergreen and deciduous shrubs and trees and enhanced by jewel-like perennial and annual flower borders, provides a perfect-and enviable-setting for anyone's home. Successfully accomplished, such a landscap... more »e provides beauty, welcome, and livability, as well as hours of pleasurable caretaking and, not least important, a real financial asset.
.preparing and seeding new lawns
.rebuilding old lawns
.mowing, watering, and fertilizing lawns
.managing lawn pests and diseases
.evaluating and planning your landscaping
.selecting and planting shrubs and trees
.creating and maintaining flower borders
. adding walks, patios, walls and other structures to your landscape
.creating rock gardens, herb and kitchen gardens, gardens for children and handicapped or elderly gardeners, and even gardens that will attract birds.
Line drawings provide step-by-step illustration of such projects as drawing your own landscape plan and planting shrubs and trees. Over 70 full color photographs throughout the book offer a wealth of inspiring and practical solutions for a variety of landscapes.« less