Highlighting new cultivars that are suitable for mixed borders, containers, and other small spaces, a colorful handbook presents a wide range of clematis for different garden situations, furnishing detailed plant descriptions organized by flowering season, suitable companion plants, landscape design suggestions, and cultivation requirements.
A Layering System for Big Results in Small Gardens and Containers
Author: Patricia Lanza
Publisher: Rodale Books
Now - with Lasagna Gardening for Small Spaces - you can create the garden of your dreams, no matter how limited your growing space is. Pat Lanza's proven lasagna gardening method produces amazing results in pots and small plots. Even in beds just 4 inches wide, you can grow bountiful, beautiful gardens with no digging, no weeding-- no kidding!
In a full-color book for the space-limited gardener, or for someone who just wants to be hip to the latest gardening trend, the authors explain how to turn walls, trellises and other vertical elements into beautiful ornamental or edible gardens. Original.
Transform Your Balcony, Porch, or Patio with Fruits, Flowers, Foliage, and Herbs
Author: Fern Richardson
Publisher: Timber Press
Category: House & Home
Small? Yes. A concrete slab populated with plastic chairs and an abandoned grill? Not anymore. Small-Space Container Gardens layers practical gardening fundamentals with creative solutions, encouraging us to think “outside the pot.” You'll learn how to tackle unique challenges, like windy conditions several stories above street level, and how to care for plants and troubleshoot problems like garden pests and diseases. From design basics to essential plant picks, Small-Space Container Gardens proves you don't need a yard to have a happy, healthy garden. For anyone who wants more green in their life, it's time to start gardening creatively in small spaces.
Explains how to make the most out of small gardening spaces, demonstrating how to create the illusion of size and promote privacy with a small garden, and providing additional information about dividing a garden effectively and selecting appropriate plants. Original.