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Alan F. Mitchell


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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

  • Conifers.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan F. Mitchell.
    SeriesForestry Commission booklet -- no.15., Forestry Commission booklet -- 15.
    ContributionsEdlin, Herbert L. 1913-1976.
    LC ClassificationsQK494
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p., [22] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18083777M
    ISBN 100117100404
    LC Control Number87009506

    Conifers are unusual plants and excel in unexpected uses. As traditional ground covers spilling over the side of container planting or as a hedge enlivened with a mixture of species or cultivars, conifers can create a four-season tapestry of texture and color. Left: Variegated sawara cypress (Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Argenteovariegata’) has. One of my most-thumbed books on conifers is Gardening with Conifers by Adrian Bloom (Firefly). It is an excellent reference book with high quality photographs throughout. Lots of information on specific cultivars, tips on pruning, combination ideas for the landscape and more. Highly recommended. Save a few $$ and take advantage of my affiliate.

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The bulk of the book, pages 69 toaddresses the families, genera, and species of conifers. Pretty good keys are presented to enable easy identification.

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Conifers are known to everyone as a conspicuous kind of evergreen trees or shrubs that feature prominently in gardens and parks as well as in many managed forests in the cool to cold temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere.

Numerous books have been written about them and continue to appear, mostly with a bias towards these uses in Europe and North America.

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The first half of the book provided a general overview on conifers, using conifers in your garden, and the story of the conifer collection at the Mauergarten garden in Germany/5. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Gold Medal Plant Award Committee, and has made it his mission to promote the appreciation and use of conifers.

His most recent book is Designing with Conifers, available from Timber Press, publisher of his previous books: Conifers for Gardens and Timber Press Pocket Guide to Conifers. The conifer tree can lead to a wide variety of products and services. Overall, the evaluation, management and planning of the multiplicity of these forest systems requires effective and specific methods and tools in a sustainable frame of the systems and of their products and services.

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Silvics of Forest Trees of the United States, Agriculture Handbookwas the first comprehensive document of its kind in the United States.

It was an edited compendium of research papers describing silvical characteristics of trees; the papers had been independently prepared by specialists at U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service. The Book of Evergreens by Josiah Hoopes. Orange Judd & Company, New York I value this book for several reasons.

One of the foremost is that it was the first book on conifers and their cultivars written by an American author. It is basically a descriptive listing of conifer species and their known cultivars with brief descriptions. Buy a cheap copy of Conifers (New Plant Library) book by Andrew Mikolajski.

This practical guide includes an introduction on how to use conifers in the garden as well as a plant catalog and a grower's guide. Free shipping over $ The Kew Review Conifers of the World.

even about a group so well studied as the conifers. I hope that this paper will meet these aims. book), has been growing rapidly in Author: Aljos Farjon. Conifers book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This magnificent pictorial encyclopedia includes not only the latest cultivars bu 4/5(6).

Conifers are among the smallest, largest, and oldest living woody plants known in the world. The more than conifer species are distributed worldwide and are invaluable for their timber but also adapt well to the landscape; there are conifer species in North America, but the most common are listed here.

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Much of the prose and poems found in the 60 pages of this book are contemplative narrowing love stories while becoming dependent on the wilderness for guidance and. Handy book of ornamental conifers and of rhododendrons and other American flowering shrubs suitable for the climate and soils of Britain, (Edinburgh and London, W.

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Educator, plant explorer and author Michael Kauff mann introduces readers to the magic of this little known botanical wonderland through. In addition to enhancing mixed plantings, small conifers can be grouped with other conifers in eye-catching ways. A simple combination of two dwarf conifers, such as a ‘Fat Albert’ blue spruce (Picea pungens ‘Fat Albert’, Zones 2–8) and a ‘Golden Mop’ sawara cypress (Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Golden Mop’, Zones 4–8), looks more dynamic than a few sheared yews lined up.

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[citation needed] The seven most distinct families are linked in the box above right and phylogenetic diagram other interpretations, the Cephalotaxaceae may be better included within the Taxaceae, and some authors additionally Clade: Tracheophytes.

Conifers are trees with unique scale-like leaves or needles and their seed-bearing cones are easily recognised. They are mostly evergreen and can grow into large, often very fast-growing trees, although there are many dwarf varieites, including many effective groundcover plants.

Many conifers make good hedges too. Yew is a conifer with small cones with a fleshly covering. The Latin name "conifer" means "to bear cones." Most but not all conifers have cones.

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In this article you can expect to see some pictures paired with descriptions and an organized approach examining the nuggets of information. You’ll learn the steps to conifer identification in order of most to least helpful.

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