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Prairie up : an introduction to natural garden design  Cover Image Book Book

Prairie up : an introduction to natural garden design / Benjamin Vogt.

Vogt, Benjamin, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780252086779
  • ISBN: 0252086775
  • Physical Description: 208 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Champaign : 3 Fields Books, 2023.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. -- Bringing the prairie home -- 2. -- Learning about native plants and plant communities -- 3. -- Planning, installing, and managing the garden -- 4. -- Designing the garden -- 5. -- Resources.
Summary, etc.:
"Landscaping with native plants has encouraged Midwesterners to embark on a profound scientific, ecological, and emotional partnership with nature. Benjamin Vogt shares his years of expertise with prairie plants in a full-color guide aimed at gardeners, homeowners, and landscape designers. Step-by-step blueprints point readers to plant groupings that not only attract pollinators and please the eye but minimize maintenance and ensure years of healthy growth. In addition, Vogt gives proven tips on everything from invasive plants to essential tools to working with skeptical homeowner associations. Outside experts also provide inspiration while a section of additional resources makes the book an invaluable reference. Easy to use and illustrated with over 150 color photos, Prairie Up is a practical guide to reviving diversity and wildness in our communities"---publisher.
Subject: Prairie gardening > Middle West.
Landscape design > Middle West.
Endemic plants > Middle West.

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library 712.097 Vogt (Text) 32017000083673 New Adult Books Checked out 02/15/2023


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