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Garden Bulbs for the South

By Scott Ogden

There are hundreds of choice bulbs that revel in southern warmth and humidity, and Scott Ogden profiles the best of them in this fascinating, comprehensive volume. In a series of chapters that takes us through the gardening year, Ogden introduces the plants that help to give southern gardens their distinct regional flavor, many with charmingly descriptive names: rain lilies, oxblood lilies, jonquils, crinums, and scores of others. Weaving in bits of history and lore, Ogden details each plant's appearance and growing requirements. Originally published to widespread acclaim in 1994, Garden Bulbs for the South has been updated and significantly expanded in this edition to include information on new varieties as well as nearly one hundred new photographs.

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“Author Scott Ogden weaves a welcoming web of personal observations, common sense, historical references, lore, and inspiration.” —Ornamental Outlook
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Number of pages
396
Publication date
May 03, 2013
ISBN
9781604695090