Provides detailed plant, pest and disease profiles for identification, selection, and management purposes relevant to horticulture, turf management and landscaping. A dictionary of common horticulture terms is also included.
Planting in a Post-Wild World: Designing Plant Communities for Resilient Landscapes by Thomas Rainer; Claudia WestOver time, with industrialization and urban sprawl, we have driven nature out of our neighborhoods and cities. But we can invite it back by designing landscapes that look and function more like they do in the wild: robust, diverse, and visually harmonious. A manifesto and practical guide that describes how to incorporate and layer plants into plant communities to create an environment that is reflective of natural systems and thrives within our built world.