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Landscaping on the New Frontier Waterwise Design for the Intermountain West / Susan E. Meyer ... [et al.] ; illustrations by Bettina Schultz.

Author/Creator:
Meyer, Susan E.
Publication:
Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (255 p.)
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Subjects:
Landscape irrigation -- Great Basin.
Natural landscaping -- Great Basin.
Native plant gardening -- Great Basin.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A practical volume for the home or business owner on landscaping with native, drought-tolerant plants in the Rocky Mountain West. Filled with color illustrations, photos, and design sketches, over 100 native species are described, while practical tips on landscape design, water-wise irrigation, and keeping down the weeds are provided.In this book you will learn how to use natural landscapes to inspire your own designed landscape around your business or home and yard. Included are design principles, practical ideas, and strong examples of what some homeowners have already done to c
Contents:
Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One - Native Landscapes of the Intermountain West; Chapter Two - How to Design Native Landscapes; Chapter Three - How to Water Native Landscapes; Chapter Four - How to Install Native Landscapes; Chapter Five - How to Care for Native Landscapes; Chapter Six - Native Landscape Pioneers Tell Their Stories; Chapter Seven - The Plant Palette; Appendix: Resources for Further Information; About the Authors; Supporters
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-237) and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-283-07804-X
9786613078049
0-87421-710-5
OCLC:
699513564
Access Restriction:
Open Access Unrestricted online access star