The daisy-shaped flowers of asters bloom from late summer into fall and are available in shades of white, pink, lilac, purple, and blue. They are native to American habitats like meadows, prairies, thickets, and swamps, and can be grown in a huge range of climates. The Plant Lover's Guide to Asters by nursery owners Paul and Helen Picton highlights 100 species and cultivars that are readily available in garden centers. Featuring information on growth, care, and design, along with suggested companion plants and hundreds of gorgeous color photographs, it covers everything a home gardener needs to introduce these delightful plants into their garden. The Plant Lover's Guides offer a rich source of information on both new and classic garden plants. Written by enthusiastic experts, they recommend the best varieties for different situations, inspire ideas for new plant combinations, and are packed with resources for the home gardener. These gorgeous guides celebrate the beauty of each plant and form a comprehensive library that every plant lover will want to own.These gorgeous guides celebrate the beauty of each plant and form a comprehensive library that every plant lover will want to own.
|Title||:||The Plant Lover's Guide to Asters|
|Author||:||Paul Picton, Helen Picton|
|Publisher||:||Timber Press - 2015-03-01|