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Landscape gardening in the tropics

Richard Coghlan

Landscape gardening in the tropics

by Richard Coghlan

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Published by Hart-Davis, MacGibbon in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape gardening -- Tropics.,
  • Tropical plants.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementby Richard Coghlan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB477.T76 C63 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 174 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5257008M
    ISBN 100246108231
    LC Control Number75330387
    OCLC/WorldCa1919301

    The books shown here are Garden Design editor favorites. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Gardens are such personal and individual expressions that the very idea that there is a “way” to create one seems almost insane. This garden style isn’t exclusive to the tropics, as it’s also ideal for gardens that are frost-free and can provide shelter for plants from the hot afternoon sun. Group plants with different leaf shapes together to bring out the best in both and use variegated foliage to .

    Gardening in the Tropics contains a rich Caribbean world in poems offered to readers everywhere. Olive Senior's rich vein of humour can turn wry and then sharp in satire of colour-consciousness, class-consciousness and racism. But her predominant tone is the verbal equivalent of a pair of wide-open arms. Chives (also Garden chives) Sow seed Choko/Chayote (also Chayote squash, christophene, chouchou, mirliton) Plant tubers Collards (also Collard greens, Borekale) Plant out (transplant) seedlings Coriander (also Cilantro, Chinese parsley) Sow seed Cowpeas (also Black eye peas, Southern peas) Sow seed Cucumber: Sow seed Daikon (also Japanese.

    Part 3. Gardening in the tropics. Brief lives --My father's blue plantation --Finding your stone --The knot garden --The colours of birds --The tree of life --Seeing the light --Amazon women --Tropic love --The immovable tenant --Gardening on the run - . The Garden is open every day, a.m. – p.m., with special times available for seniors and individuals who identify as vulnerable. For everyone’s safety, our box office is closed. Members and Guests can only order tickets online.


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