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Dirr's encyclopedia of trees and shrubs, Michael A. Dirr

Label
Dirr's encyclopedia of trees and shrubs
Title
Dirr's encyclopedia of trees and shrubs
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Dirr
Title variation
Encyclopedia of trees and shrubs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume combines the author's two previous titles, (Diirr's Hardy Trees and Shrubs, and Dirr's Trees and Shrubs for Warm Climates) under one cover. It is fully updated with new plants, photography, and commentary. From evergreens to vines and flowering shrubs, this encyclopedia features thousands of plants with all the essential details for identification, planting, and care, plus full-color photographs showing a tree's habit in winter, distinctive bark patterns, fall color, and more
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dirr, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB435
LC item number
.D57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ornamental trees
  • Ornamental shrubs
Label
Dirr's encyclopedia of trees and shrubs, Michael A. Dirr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A-Z Encyclopedia of trees and shrubs -- Selecting plants for specific characteristics or purposes -- Flower color -- Flowering sequence -- Fragrant flowers -- Fruit -- Fall color -- Winter interest -- Shade tolerance - Salt tolerance -- Tolerance to moist or wet soils -- Tolerance to dry soils -- Street and urban planning -- Hedging -- Evergreens for specimans, groupings, screens, and groves -- Weeping or columnar habit -- Vines for flowers, fruit, and fall color -- Hardiness zones -- Index of botanical names -- Index of common names
Control code
ocn704380964
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
951 p.
Isbn
9780881929010
Lccn
2011007951
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)704380964
Label
Dirr's encyclopedia of trees and shrubs, Michael A. Dirr
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A-Z Encyclopedia of trees and shrubs -- Selecting plants for specific characteristics or purposes -- Flower color -- Flowering sequence -- Fragrant flowers -- Fruit -- Fall color -- Winter interest -- Shade tolerance - Salt tolerance -- Tolerance to moist or wet soils -- Tolerance to dry soils -- Street and urban planning -- Hedging -- Evergreens for specimans, groupings, screens, and groves -- Weeping or columnar habit -- Vines for flowers, fruit, and fall color -- Hardiness zones -- Index of botanical names -- Index of common names
Control code
ocn704380964
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
951 p.
Isbn
9780881929010
Lccn
2011007951
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)704380964

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