Grow Plants in Pots, 1st Edition

  • Martyn Cox
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  • ISBN-10: 075668711X
  • ISBN-13: 9780756687113
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released November 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Whether you want to bring impact and beauty indoors or dress up your patio with flowers or productive plants, GROW PLANTS IN POTS is packed with inspirational ideas that explore the full range of plants that can be grown in containers. With gorgeous photography, information on growing fruits and vegetables in containers, and plants organized by growing conditions and key qualities for ease of reference, GROW PLANTS IN POTS features exciting combinations and design ideas, showing plants in situations in the home and on patios and roof terraces.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A–Z of Plant Entries.
1: Designing with Containers.
2: Eco-Friendly Ideas.
3: Cool and Contemporary Designs.
4: Modern Materials.
5: Old-World Charm.
6: Traditional Materials.
7: Perfect Partners.
8: Pots in Gardens.
9: Pots on Patios.
10: Balconies and Roof Terraces.
11: Decorative Windowsills.
12: House Warmers.
13: Foliage and Flowers.
14: Selecting Ornamental Plants.
15: Fragrant Flowers.
16: Tropical Effects.
17: Drama Queens.
18: Desert Dwellers.
19: Easy Orchids.
20: Plants for Shade.
21: High Climbers.
22: Spring Spectacles.
23: Summer Blooms.
24: Cold-Season Displays.
25: Fruit and Vegetables.
26: Planning Your Crops in Pots.
27: Salads.
28: Mediterranean Mixes.
29: Tasty Greens.
30: Perfect Pods.
31: Delicious Roots.
32: Cool-Season Crops.
33: Herbs.
34: Citrus Fruit.
35: Pie Fruit.
36: Mediterranean Fruit.
37: Exotic Fruit.
38: Summer Berries.
39: Tree Fruit.
40: Unusual Fruit.
41: Planting Guide.
42: Planting Shrubs and Perennials.
43: Caring for Container Plants.
44: Sowing Vegetable Seeds.
45: Keeping Pests and Diseases at Bay.
Picture Credits.