Lilacs for the Garden

Lilacs for the Garden Jennifer Bennett has lived lilac country for than years and is well placed to appreciate the lilac which not only flourishes in cultivated gardens but roams wild across the countryside Tracing th

  • Title: Lilacs for the Garden
  • Author: Jennifer Bennett
  • ISBN: 9781552975626
  • Page: 309
  • Format: Paperback
  • Jennifer Bennett has lived lilac country for than 20 years, and is well placed to appreciate the lilac, which not only flourishes in cultivated gardens but roams wild across the countryside Tracing the journey of a plant that will grow well everywhere, in every soil, from its origins in Asia through Europe and the United Kingdom to North America some 250 years agJennifer Bennett has lived lilac country for than 20 years, and is well placed to appreciate the lilac, which not only flourishes in cultivated gardens but roams wild across the countryside Tracing the journey of a plant that will grow well everywhere, in every soil, from its origins in Asia through Europe and the United Kingdom to North America some 250 years ago, Bennett brings this most familiar and glorious of flowers to vibrant life.The lilac s bloom is a sign of spring everywhere, but a lesser known fact is that its emerging flowers are also used as indicators by farmers planning pest control and crop plantings and by scientists engaged in charting global warming Filled with uncommon information about this common plant, Bennett s book features chapters on its history planning, planting and pruning the lilac s place in the landscape, whether alone, in groupings or with perennials a species list of usual and unusual plants, with names that range from Charles Lindbergh and Martha Stewart to Charm and Glory exotic lilacs for the adventurous connoisseur and lilac aid, which addresses one of gardening s most vexing questions Why won t it bloom Lilacs for the Garden is a compendium of essential information for all who cherish this most resonant of garden companions Whether you seek detail on plant requirements, mulching, grafting, fertilizing, multiplication, bloom time, fragrance, abiotic and biotic stresses, renovating neglected lilacs or a list of recommended species and where to find them, Bennett s latest book is an essential resource.

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    1. This is an informative & helpful book for novice lilac growers, for those who have been blessed with existing lilacs on their property and need to know how to care for them, and for those simply fascinated by these glorious plants. Later chapters outline specific varieties in great detail to allow for depth of study as well.

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