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Tough Plants for Tough Places

by Michael Jefferson-Brown

  • 274 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by David & Charles Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Garden design & planning,
  • Gardening: plants,
  • General,
  • Gardening / Horticulture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7831885M
    ISBN 100715310216
    ISBN 109780715310212
    OCLC/WorldCa41620545

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    Pretty Tough Plants: Resilient, Water-Smart Choices for a Beautiful Garden by the Experts at PLANT SELECT. There’s a growing demand for dependably hardy plants that require less maintenance and less water, but look no less beautiful in the garden.   Tough Plants for a tough market. Commercial real estate is a cut throat industry with tight margins. Commercial real estate landscapers work with similar tight margins. They cannot afford plant failures and replacements. They also can’t use plants which require extra care to keep alive over the years. Find tough plants in tough to survive places.


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Evergreen skimmias are great plants for year-round interest and are tolerant of difficult conditions. The decorative sedge Carex testacea is particularly good for roadside planting, even when exposed to strong sunlight, which makes the deepening colours of its arching orange-brown leaves intensify.

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Many people have a tough spot in their garden – too dry, too shady, or just too exposed to be able to easily grow plants that will thrive. Others have damp, boggy areas or frost pockets that present challenges to plant life. We asked The Sunday Gardener, Carol Bartlett, to share her expert advice on tough plants for tough locations.

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All plants need a bit of TLC when getting established. Even native plants or those listed as drought-tolerant benefit from supplemental watering when rainfall is lacking.

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