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Ornamental foliage plants

by Denise Greig

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Published by Firefly Books in Buffalo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Foliage plants.,
  • Plants, Ornamental.,
  • Plantes à feuillage ornemental.,
  • Plantes d"ornement.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]) and index.

    Other titlesFoliage plants
    StatementDenise Greig.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB431 .G73 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3451658M
    ISBN 101554070171
    LC Control Number2005357170
    OCLC/WorldCa55105338

    The term foliage plants has been used in many ways by several scientists. The diverse nature of the plants included in this group makes it difficult to define the term precisely. Bailey and Bailey [1] used this term to designate plants that are grown primarily for their foliage rather than for flowers. Ornamental Grasses: At Their Finest in the Fall. Ornamental grasses are the highlight of any fall landscape. Few plants can provide so much beauty for so little effort. And fall is an excellent time to plant them, rewarding the gardener with much bigger and showier blooming plants next year.

    2. Ornamental oregano blooms for a long time Origanum laevigatum Photo/Illustration: Steve Aitken. Name: Origanum laevigatum Blossom color: purplish-pink Bloom time: summer Plant size: 2 feet tall Zones: 7 to 10 An excellent herb that grows well in stone walls, this inch-tall creeping perennial is native to Turkey and Cypress, where it can be found growing in rocky terrain. It forms clumps of fine bright green upright foliage to 80cm and tall arching stems with airy silvery plumes of flower to m throughout summer and autumn which wave in the slightest breeze. Miscanthus nepalensis – This is an outstanding ornamental grass which deserves more widely planting.

    Garden plants. Commonly, ornamental [garden] plants are grown for the display of aesthetic features including: flowers, leaves, scent, overall foliage texture, fruit, stem and bark, and aesthetic form. In some cases, unusual features may be considered to be of interest, such as the prominent thorns of Rosa sericea and all cases, their purpose is for the enjoyment of gardeners.   Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata) is a common sight along roadsides and in open fields in parts of the Northern plant is characteristic with its grayish green, needle-like leaves and spicy, yet acrid, smell. During the heat of the day, the scent is .


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