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Shade garden : essential know-how and expert advice for gardening success / author, Zia Allaway.

Allaway, Zia, (author.).

"Ideal for first-time gardeners, Grow Shade Garden contains everything you need to create a flourishing garden full of color, texture, and scent in a shady space. Learn how to grow and care for various shade-loving plants with tips on selecting the right site and varieties. Once you understand different types of shade and have assessed your space, select the best plants for your garden with the help of handy directories that profile different shrubs, perennials, bulbs, and trees and provide key growing information. Projects on tree planting, container displays, and creating a fernery also get you started on planting techniques and ideas to make the most of a shaded space. Whether you are an avid gardener or want to create an easy-to-maintain garden, this book can guide you and answer important questions like how plants react to shade. And How do I check my soil and climate?"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780744092417
  • Physical Description: 144 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2024.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding shade -- Assessing your shady yard -- Designing a shady space -- Planting a shady yard -- Maintaining shady yards.
Subject: Gardening in the shade.
Shade-tolerant plants.
Landscape plants.
Gardens > Design.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
Illustrated works.
Guides et manuels.
Ouvrages illustrés.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Parkland Community Library 635.9543 ALL (Text) 34422007418110 New Adult Nonfiction Available -

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