The Plant Lover's Guide to SalviasBook - 2014
Salvias are available in a huge range of sizes, colours, foliage, and hardiness, with over 900 species and hundreds of hybrids. They are popular for the vibrancy of their blooms and for their culinary and medicinal uses. The Plant Lover's Guide to Salvias features everything you need to know to grow this vibrant and fragrant plant. Plant profiles of 150 varieties highlight each plant's type, habitat, size, hardiness, origin, cultivation, and use in the landscape. Additional information includes tips on design, how to grow and propagate salvia, where to view them in public gardens, and where to buy them. The Plant Lover's Guides offer a rich source of information on both new and classic garden plants. Written by enthusiastic experts, they recommend the best varieties for different situations, inspire ideas for new plant combinations, and are packed with resources for the home gardener. These gorgeous guides celebrate the beauty of each plant and form a comprehensive library that every plant lover will want to own.
Publisher: Portland, Oregon :, Timber Press,, 2014
Branch Call Number: 635 WHI NVD
Characteristics: 218 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Salvias