Success With Alkaline-Loving Plants (Success With Gardening)
Publish Date: 2009-03-03
Author: Graham Clarke
Many gardens have alkaline (chalky or limestone) soil, where some very familiar plantsincluding rhododendrons and heatherrefuse to grow. There are attractive alternatives, however, and this helpful guide will ensure that you make the smartest decisions and get the most out of the soil you have. In addition to information on improving the soil, planting, design, and year-round care, it contains a complete, illustrated A-to-Z directory, with everything from annuals and biennials to trees, vegetables, and houseplants. Stunning pictures throughout show what beautiful effects a wise gardener can achieve!