Success With Alkaline-loving PlantsBook - 2008
Many gardens have alkaline (chalky or limestone) soil, where some very familiar plants?including rhododendrons and heather?refuse to grow. There are attractive alternatives, however, and this helpful guide will ensure that you make the smartest decisions and get the most out of the soil you have. In addition to information on improving the soil, planting, design, and year-round care, it contains a complete, illustrated A-to-Z directory, with everything from annuals and biennials to trees, vegetables, and houseplants. Stunning pictures throughout show what beautiful effects a wise gardener can achieve!