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The Cultivation of Ferns

Andrew McHugh

The Cultivation of Ferns

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Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening: plants,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Floriculture,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Ferns,
  • Ferns, Ornamental

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7795738M
    ISBN 100713464925
    ISBN 109780713464924


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Humidity   Ferns don't need to be watered daily and like any garden plant benefit from mulching. One fern that people manage to kill regularly is the delicate maidenhair fern because they forget to water it Cultivation Of Trichomanes Speciosum, Or The Irish Fern Amongst all the Ferns grown at the present time, this species seems most to baffle the skill of cultivators.

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The heart of the book is a selection of hardy & tender species suitable for gardens in various climates or in the  › eBay › Books › Nonfiction. This knowledge is reflected in his latest book, The Cultivation of New Zealand Plants, which deals with herbaceous plants, ferns, grasses, grass-like plants, and small shrubs.

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