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The easiest flowers to grow

by Derek Fell

  • 23 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Ortho Books in San Ramon, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flower gardening.,
  • Flowers.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcreated and designed by the editorial staff of Ortho Books ; project editor, Janet Goldenberg ; writer and photographer, Derek Fell ; illustrators, Cyndie Clark-Huegel, Ron Hildebrand.
    SeriesOrtho library
    ContributionsGoldenberg, Janet., Ortho Books.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB405 .F44 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1895391M
    ISBN 100897212207
    LC Control Number90080075
    OCLC/WorldCa22711362

    New Guinea impatiens are a group of hybrids prized for their dramatic foliage and bright flowers. Often grown as annuals, they can be planted in sunny spots, unlike Impatiens walleriana, but their leaves and flowers can burn in full you live in a hot climate, give the plants hours of sun each day, or grow them in a spot that gets morning sun and afternoon shade.   The Best Way to Grow Beautiful Sunflowers and Harvest the Seeds. The birds (and you!) will love them. you can cover flowers with mesh bags, Cherry Tomatoes Are the Easiest Plant to Grow;.

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    Get this from a library! Ortho's all about the easiest flowers to grow. [Penelope O'Sullivan; Jerry Pavia; Ortho Books.] -- Provides tips on simplifying flower gardening and on using color, plans for a variety of gardens, and a gallery of easy-to-grow gardens. I now have new dark green fan leaves growing all over the plant also new flowers I know this can’t be right i’m just going to chalk this whole experience up to Genetics run amok and cut down this 7+ foot mutant before it climbs out of it’s pot and start s walking around i’ll talk to you later about my 2nd grow that is 2 weeks old i’m sure. oh, the buds are big and heavy and dripping.


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