More homeowners than ever before are adding native plants to their gardens, because they are drawn to their amazing benefits. These superstar plants attract pollinator insects and hummingbirds, provide vital food for native birds and other wildlife, and better withstand the warmer weather of the region. In The Southeast Native Plant Primer, garden experts Larry Mellichamp, Will Stuart, and Paula Gross share the best plant choices for the Southeast and detail how gardeners can grow them successfully. Introductory chapters cover plant selection, design suggestions, and the benefits of choosing native plants. The bulk of the book is 225 plant entries that detail everything a gardener needs to successfully grow these important garden additions. This beginner-friendly, accessible guide is for home gardeners in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.
More homeowners than ever before are adding native plants to their gardens. This book shares the best plant choices for the Southeast and details how gardeners can grow them successfully.