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Colorful containers

Author: Barbara Kiesewetter; Friedrich Strauss; Lilian Hall
Publisher: New York : Crescent Books : Distributed by Random House Value Pub., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Whatever the area around the home - terrace, patio, or balcony - beautifully planted containers will reward the gardener with a kaleidoscope of color and a potpourri of scents throughout the year. Colorful Containers is a delightful blend of inspiration and practical information that will help you transform those outdoor problem area into a delightful haven of calm and relaxation.--COVER.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kiesewetter; Friedrich Strauss; Lilian Hall
ISBN: 0517141647 9780517141649
OCLC Number: 35739837
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 191 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction --
There's always colour in the seasonal display --
Containers in full sun : A lively start to the season ; Introduction to the portrait section ; Summery oases ; An autumnal close to the season ; Winter can be so attractive --
Containers in semi-shade : Colourful spring flowers ; A magnificent riot of colour ; The warm colours of autumn ; Winter magic --
Containers in full shade : Discreet blooms glow in the twilight ; Flower magic even in the shade ; A long, golden autumn ; Long-lasting winter decorations --
Container ideas : A cottage garden on the patio ; Summer-flowering climbing plants for a perfect display ; A potpourri for connoisseurs : scented plants ; A legacy for the next generation ; Nature conservation : wild plants --
Evergreen the whole year : The all-season display ; A luxuriant start to spring ; Summer brings greenery and flowers ; The magic of roses in your containers ; An autumnal close to the growing season ; Nature has a rest ; Perennial climbing plants --
How to be a successful container gardener : The correct selection, planting and care of container plants.
Responsibility: [translated from the German by Lilian Hall ; photography: Friedrich Strauss ; editorial: Barbara Kiesewetter].

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Whatever the area around the home - terrace, patio, or balcony - beautifully planted containers will reward the gardener with a kaleidoscope of color and a potpourri of scents throughout the year. Colorful Containers is a delightful blend of inspiration and practical information that will help you transform those outdoor problem area into a delightful haven of calm and relaxation.--COVER.

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