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USA Best Selling Books about Clematis from Amazon USA

The Plant Lover's Guide to Clematis (The Plant Lover's Guides)
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Clematis are the royalty of climbing plants. With their lush flowers, long season of bloom, and attractive seedheads, they are eagerly sought by almost every gardener in the temperate world. The Plant Lover’s Guide to Clematis by clematis expert Linda Beutler includes information on using the plants in the garden, designing with them, and growing and maintenance tips. A plant directory highlights 196 of the best cultivars and species. Full of suggested companion plants and hundreds of gorgeous color photographs, this book covers everything a home gardener needs to introduce these delightful plants into their garden.
List Price: $24.95
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By: Timber Press.   2016-03-23

An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis
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With more than 800 Clematis species and cultivated varieties from which to choose, gardeners and growers have been inundated with options. Even more frustrating for some has been the absence of a single comprehensive reference with which to identify the numerous cultivars. This new volume, written by distinguished clematis experts and backed by the authority of the British Clematis Society, is the first picture encyclopedia on the genus to encompass the garden-worthy species and hybrids. This long-awaited book is separated into two sections: the first is devoted to the care and cultivation of clematis, while the second provides an A--Z directory of more than 550 plants, from the acclaimed large-flowered forms to the less-familiar shrubby, subshrubby, and herbaceous forms that are beginning to be available. Using everyday language, the authors provide plant descriptions that include information on synonyms, origin, plant habit and height, flowers, pruning group, flowering period, cultural requirements, recommended uses in the garden, and hardiness zones. The text is accompanied by more than 650 magnificent color photos, making this encyclopedia an indispensable reference and guide.
List Price: $59.95
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By: Timber Press, Incorporated.   2001-09-01

Clematis: An Illustrated Guide to Varieties, Cultivation and Care, with Step-By-Step Instructions and Over 150 Beautiful Photographs
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This book explains how to use clematis to its best advantage, from achieving seasonal interest to combining them with other plants. A fully illustrated directory of 40 recommended varieties, together with expert advice on how and where to plant them, will help you to create a bold and bright display in all types of garden.

List Price: $9.99
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By: Southwater.   2013-09-07

Clematis for Small Spaces: 150 High-Performance Plants for Patios, Decks, Balconies and Borders
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Clematis have long enjoyed popularity in gardens large enough to accommodate them. Now, with the arrival of a new generation of cultivars that excel in mixed borders, containers, and other small spaces, there is more reason than ever to grow them. As well as being modest in height, many of these new clematis are extremely floriferous and self-supporting in a wide range of garden situations and they are joined here by a selection of classic species and cultivars that perform well.

The clematis featured in this book are hand-picked for their longer flowering periods, large flowers and resistance to diseases. Internationally renowned clematis breeder Raymond Evison recommends the best clematis for particular situations, such as containers, mixed borders, patios, deck gardens, hanging baskets, and balconies. Clematis associate well with a variety of other plants and the author lists suitable companion plants and explains how to achieve a compatible mix of color, shape, and other characteristics.

This unprecedented book celebrates a new generation of clematis and will appeak to both established enthusiasts and beginners.

List Price: $34.95
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By: Timber Press.   2007-12-24

The Gardener's Guide to Growing Clematis
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Raymond Evison, world authority on clematis, here provides a fresh look at the genus by focusing on not just the popular large-flowered cultivars but also on the less well known species. A comprehensive plant encyclopedia divided into the distinct clematis groups provides detailed and authoritative descriptions of nearly 375 species and varieties.
List Price: $29.95
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By: Timber Press, Incorporated.   1998-04-01

The Rose and the Clematis as Good Companions
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The author shows how the climbing rose is the natural companion of the clematis and how, when the two are grown together, the overall effect can be dramatic. The author explains, with the aid of clear step by step illustrated instructions, the effective course of action for success in this increasingly popular area of companion. Written in plain, straightforward language, the author covers every aspect of the subject. As well as details of classification, in which the best plants for the job are discussed, the author provides important seasonal growing information including Autumn and Spring pruning techniques, planting details and invaluable advice on the use of colour. The vexed question of pests and diseases is also dealt with at length. This is an instructive title, of special value to the reader with a limited knowledge of gardening but also containing much to interest the more experienced grower. Written by an enthusiastic amateur grower, with an extensive and practical experience of his su
List Price: $39.50
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By: Garden Art Press.   2007-01-25

Clematis (A Care Manual)
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The creeping and climbing Clematis is one of the most popular garden plants. The myriad species and hybrids employ the entire rainbow of colors for their spectacular displays during the summer months. Dr. Mary Toomey shares her expertise as a biologist, botanist, entomologist, and soil ecologist as well as her passion for clematis. Step-by-step photos and illustrations and clear, authoritative text guide you through all aspects of the cultivation, hybridization, and care of the clematis. Also in the Care Manual series: Roses, Bonsai, Cactus and Succulents, Fuchsia, Magnolias, and Rhododendrons.
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By: Laurel Glen.   1999-03-29

Clematis: An Essential Guide
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Clematis are loved for the abundance and color of their blooms but are not so well known for their versatility. Although they are typically and successfully used as climbers, they can be grown almost anywhere under most conditions. This essential guide introduces the genus in all its glory to the novice gardener and extends the knowledge of the more experienced. As well as explaining how to care for clematis, it inspires gardeners to recognize the vast range of clematis available today and the many different ways there are go grow them.
List Price: $55.00
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By: Crowood Press.   2011-06-29

A Celebration of Clematis: From the Gardens of Chalk Hill Nursery
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Clematis, a type of flowering vine, is a favorite with flower-lovers due to its bright blues, purples, and magentas as well as its huge variety of shapes, hues, and blooming seasons. Chalk Hill Farms in Healdsburg, CA, grows over 80 varieties of premium clematis in open fields, and photos of the farm make a gorgeous backdrop for useful information on how to grow, cut, arrange, and care for this well-loved woody climber. Award-winning floral designer Ron Morgan provides inspiring arrangements.
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By: Source Book Publ., Half Full Press.   2007-02-08

Clematis for Everyone
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Clematis for Everyone brings you over 40 years' experience of the internationally renowned clematis expert, Raymond J. Evison. Throughout the book, he brings to life the secrets and pleasures of growing clematis.

For the beginner, he takes the headache out of questions like 'where is the best position for my clematis?' and 'if, when and how should it be pruned?'

For the adventurous, he encourages using clematis as companion plants, and explores the possibilities of growing them in containers for use on the patio, or in the conservatory.

For the enthusiast, he gives detailed cultural and climatic information for over 330 of the clematis species and cultivars available today.

Helpful diagrams and colour photographs guide you throughout, and there is even a chapter addressing the growing of clematis in harsh northern climates.

Clematis for Everyone is the indispensable reference book for everyone interested in exploring this fascinating group of plants.

List Price: $21.95
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By: John Markham & Assocs.   2000-04-07


 

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