By Leo J. Chance
There are many purposes to develop cacti and different succulents—they're drought-tolerant, low-maintenance, they usually glance nice. yet what approximately hardiness? in the event you inspiration that those miraculous crops have been just for gardens in California and the Southwest, wager again—hundreds are absolutely cold-hardy and will be grown outside from New England to British Columbia, Wisconsin to Texas.
Cacti and Succulents for chilly Climates is full of inspirational photographs of 274 vegetation that may be used to create drought-tolerant gardens, in addition to assistance from local specialists who've mastered the paintings of becoming cacti in elements of the rustic no longer frequently linked to excessive temperatures or a lack of water. professional Leo likelihood describes tips to organize planting beds, tips to get crops good tested, how one can deal with cacti in the course of planting, easy methods to shield crops from chilly winters, and whilst and what sort of to water.
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Cacti and Succulents for Cold Climates: 274 Outstanding Species for Challenging Conditions by Leo J. Chance