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Michigan Gardener's Guide, Revised Edition

Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value. This book contains easy-to-use advice on the top landscape plant  choices.   It also recommends specific varieties, and provides advice on how to plant, how to grow and how to care for the best plants.

Paperback: 272 pages

Publisher: Cool Springs Press; Revised edition (September 1, 2001)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1930604203

ISBN-13: 978-1930604209

Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.6 x 10 inches

Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)

Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Best Sellers Rank: #668,078 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #41 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Gardening & Landscape Design > By Region > Midwest

I borrowed this book from the library, and did not get to look through it extensively, but I am a beginning gardener and would definitely like to add this book to my home library to have on hand as a reference. I liked the fact that the book is broken into sections by annuals, perrenials, shrubs, etc. Also, I think every plant mentioned includes a full color picture. That was a high point for me as I am just becoming familiar with many of these specimens. I wish I could give a more thorough review, but at first glance I was very happy with the content of this book.

As a transplanted Coloradoan coming from an arid climate to a much more moist environment, I found this book to be a good overview of plants, flowers, trees and shrubs that will do well in the various climate zones of Michigan. Still, I longed for much more information than provided by this book. I'll have to rely a lot on local nurseries for additional information.

This is a great book to have as a gardener/landscaper. excellent details, good selection and good pictures. I would've liked maybe even some more plants and some more detailed pictures for this to be a 5 star.

Lots of information about when,where,how,why,what to plant for the best results. Beautiful pictures and lots of tips to make the most of each season.

Lovely, colorful and informative book. Easy to read. A great aid to the amateur and more experienced gardener.

If you garden in Michigan then this book is indispensable. One of my favorites. My other copy mysteriously disappeared. H-m-m...come to think of it my sister visited that week.........

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