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The American Gardener

A Sampler

by Allen Lacy

  • 353 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7424253M
ISBN 100374522170
ISBN 109780374522179
OCLC/WorldCa24225522

A compendious answer to the charge that American gardeners have no traditions of their own, and no gardening books other than British to guide them. In seven sections treating the impulse to garden; the uses of color; fragrance; native American plants and their deployment; the poetry of naming plants; the problem of pests and poisons; and the shapes of gardens and their significance, Lacy. The American Gardener, the magazine of The American Horticultural Society "Sumptuous."—Daily Telegraph "Horticultural eye candy."—Globe & Mail "This is a book that anyone can read and reread, and each time it will provide fresh inspiration."—American Gardener.

  " The Gardener’s Garden is a sprawling worldwide compendium of more than great gardens. This is smorgasbord of a book, a platter offering delights to tease the palate." – The New York Times Book Review "The lush foliage captured here is anything but garden—variety." – Brand: Phaidon Press. The American gardener's assistant in three parts containing complete practical directions for the cultivation of vegetables, flowers, fruit trees and grape vines / By. Bridgeman, Thomas, Making of America Project. Type. Book. Material.

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