Lavender

Lavender

The Grower's Guide

Book - 2000
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With their heady perfume and stunning visual appeal, lavenders have been prized by gardeners since ancient times. Lavender is a truly comprehensive study that enables the reader to research and identify more than 200 lavender species and varieties. With chapters on cultivation, propagation, pests and diseases, and botanical history, this book is as practical as it is authoritative.

More than 200 photos document recent advances in color variation that have resulted from intense breeding; plants now available range from deep purple and lilac to white, cream, pink, and red-violet. With so many hardy and dependable plants to choose from, no lavender enthusiast will want to be without this indispensable book.
Publisher: Portland, OR : Timber Press, 2000
ISBN: 9780881924787
0881924784
Branch Call Number: 635.93396
Characteristics: xi, 180 pages :,color illustrations ;,25 cm

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slang123
Apr 09, 2016

Although nice, pretty book, I only rated 2 as there was little relevant to growing lavender here in Missouri.

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jypotvin
Aug 12, 2012

Yes, there are some varieties that can survive our winters.

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22950009541673
Aug 02, 2010

A Mediteranean plant, so unless I missed oan exception, they will not survive our winters outdoors.

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