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    DescriptionMuch more than just another tree encyclopedia, Trees for the Small Garden is a careful selection of the 100 best trees for use in small temperate gardens. Each entry includes lavish photographs and clear information about growth rate, care requirements and seasonal interest. An extensive, illustrated tree-selector table allows readers to quickly choose that special tree that will make their garden a source of envy. This book will be an invaluable resource for every suburban gardener seeking to get the most out of their garden space.


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    Title
    Trees for the Small Garden
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Simon Toomer
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 176
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 1,002 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780881926835
    ISBN 10: 0881926833
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: GAR
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.2
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    BIC subject category V2: WMPS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14270
    DC22: 635.977
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    B&T General Subject: 380
    Ingram Subject Code: GI
    Libri: I-GI
    DC22: 635.9/77
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: GAR024000
    LC classification: SB435 .T66 2005
    Thema V1.0: WMP, WNP
    Illustrations note
    418 color photos
    Publisher
    Timber Press
    Imprint name
    Timber Press
    Publication date
    26 January 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Portland, OR
    Author Information
    Simon Toomer is Director of the National Arboretum, Westonbirt, where he oversees management and development of the world-class collection of over 17,000 trees and shrubs. He has worked in forestry, woodland management, and arboriculture throughout his life in both the private and public sectors. He holds a master's degree in forestry and the Royal Forestry Society's Professional Diploma in arboriculture, and has traveled widely in pursuit of trees. He is the author of Trees for the Small Garden.
    Review quote
    Excellent color photographs, including an up-close detail of foliage, flowers or fruit, accompany the text. -- Ethel Fried Manchester (CT) Journal Inquirer 20050326 This attractive, useful guide is recommended for most public and horticulture libraries. -- Sue O'Brien Library Journal 20050501 Much more than just another tree encyclopedia. San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles 20050601 This book should be very useful to landscape designers and homeowners alike. -- Bobbie Schwartz Buckeye 20051001 A groundbreaking guide that walks readers through the step-by-step process of selecting, planting, and nurturing their very own tree. -- Katie Sloan Log Home Design Ideas 20051101 Beautiful illustrations drive home the most important feature of an intimate garden: the details. -- Natasha S. Johnson Natchitoches Times 20060216 Makes choosing the right tree for your landscape quite meaningful. ... Superb color photos. -- George Graine Virginia Master Gardeners Association Report 20050101
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    Much more than just another tree encyclopedia, "Trees for Small Gardens is a careful selection of the 100 best trees for use in small temperate gardens. Each entry includes lavish photographs and clear information about growth rate, care requirements, and seasonal interest. An extensive illustrated tree selector table allows readers to quickly choose that special tree that will make their garden a source of envy. This book will be an invaluable resource for every suburban gardener seeking to get the most out of their garden space.