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The tree book : superior selections for landscapes, streetscapes, and gardens / Michael A. Dirr & Keith S. Warren.

Dirr, Michael, (author.). Warren, Keith S., 1950- (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library 635.977 DIR 000159445 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604697148
  • ISBN: 1604697148
  • Physical Description: 939 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Why we wrote this book -- Origins of new shade and ornamental trees: the role of serendipity and breeding -- Provenance -- Tree sizes -- Cultivar names and trademarks -- A-Z trees.
Summary, etc.:
"The Tree Book is the go-to reference to more than 2,400 species and cultivars, from two of the biggest names in horticulture ... Each tree profile includes the common and botanical names along with details on foliage; flowers, seeds, fruits, and cones; native range; adaptability; and popular uses in landscapes."--Back cover.
Awards Note:
Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries (CBHL) Annual Literature Award - Nominee, 2020
Subject: Ornamental trees.
Ornamental trees.