Everything you need to know for a quick and beautiful yard on the Canadian prairies Creating and maintaining the perfect yard on the prairies isnat as hard as you might think, but the short growing season doesnat give you much time to transform your winter-weary yard into a glorious garden. To help Western Canadian homeowners get the jump on the short season, popular gardening expert Lyndon Penner has created the essential guide to a quick and beautiful yard on the Canadian prairies. With gardening smarts, style and wit, Lyndon covers everything both novice and expert gardeners need to know, along with tips you wonat find anywhere else. Contains more than 200 beautiful, colour photos. Quickly find what you need to know about climate zones, soil, colour, texture, and shade. Understand your yardas potential. Pick the best bulbs, perennials, trees and shrubs for your yard. Deal with insects and plant diseases in environmentally friendly ways. Shop smarter at garden centres. Attract animals you want to your garden, and keep away the ones you donat.Ducks and geese do not belong in your garden, so dona#39;t let them feel at home. Great blue ... Hummingbirds should only be fed sugar waterado not give them carbonated drinks, artificial sweeteners or honey or anything else. One cup of sugaranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Prairie Short Season Yard|
|Publisher||:||Brush Education - 2014-04-08|