Cheryl Hazeltine's Central Texas Gardener

978-1-60344-206-0 Flexbound (with Flaps)
6 x 9 x 0 in
400 pp. 254 color photos. 5 maps. 2 line art. 4 tables.
Pub Date: 10/12/2010


  • Flexbound $34.95

For almost thirty years, gardeners from Dallas to San Antonio have come to depend on Cheryl Hazeltine for expert advice on getting the most from their trees, shrubs, yardscapes, flowering plants, and vegetables. Now, in this newly updated edition, lavishly illustrated in color throughout, Cheryl Hazeltine’s Central Texas Gardener brings readers reliable information on what to grow and how to grow it, including the latest tips on organic methods, a few favorite recipes, and helpful websites. Containing a generous sprinkling of sidebars, bulleted lists, and special icons that quickly guide users to pertinent information, this must-have book has the know-how you need for gardening success throughout the heart of the Lone Star State.

Critical Praise for Previous Editions:
"An excellent overview to planting in 57 counties . . . ." —Austin American-Statesman
"Amateur and seasoned gardeners will benefit . . . ." —Publishers Weekly
"This is one you can read from front to back and gain a tremendous amount of knowledge about gardening, both general and regional. The authors' conversational style and sense of humor will encourage you to linger over it, and you may soon find yourself making time to linger longer in your garden."—Gardens
"A wonderfully informative book for a region of the country with great gardening potential and challenges. . . ."—Current Books on Gardening and Botany

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