Shrubs and vines for American gardens.

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It is illustrated with black-and-white, unglazed photographs of varying quality. Shrubs and Vines for American Gardens should be a valuable guide in the continent for which it is intended; horticulturists elsewhere will find much that is by: Undeservedly out of print for decades, American Plants for American Gardens was one of the first popular books to promote the use of plant ecology and native plants in gardening and landscaping.

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