Encyclopedia of Water Garden Plants

Encyclopedia of Water backyard vegetation is the definitive photographic connection with the total variety of crops on hand to the water gardener. This quantity comprises 1000's of water backyard crops usually ignored in different books, reminiscent of marginal vegetation, floating vegetation, bathroom crops, and submerged crops. in fact, waterlilies and lotuses are defined intimately to boot. The encyclopedia bargains entire details on hardiness, tradition, propagation, and pests and ailments. With greater than seven-hundred attractive colour photographs and valuable introductory chapters on pots, soils, and fertilizers, this booklet supplies to be the bible for the choice and cultivation of each water backyard plant.

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Odorata-type rhizome. strong for medium or huge ponds. Slocum, 1946. Very Kool-Aid-red. Ball-shaped blooms of 3–5 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 1–3 toes extensive in complete sunlight in 6–24 inches of water. Compact odorata-type rhizome. solid for any dimension pond. Slocum. ‘Perry’s child pink’ ‘Perry’s fireplace Opal’ Deep purple. Cup- or ball-shaped blooms of 2–4 inches. Medium to darkish eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 2–4 ft large in complete sunlight to half color in 4–12 inches of water. Compact tuberosa-type rhizome. sturdy for small ponds. Slocum, 1983. powerful purple with orange stamens. Cactus or cup-shaped blooms of 3–5 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 2–4 toes extensive in complete sunlight in 6–24 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. sturdy for any dimension pond. Slocum, 1987. ‘Perry’s pink Sensation’ ‘Perry’s Black Opal’ Black cherry-soda-red. Peony- or ball-shaped blooms of 4–6 inches. darkish eco-friendly leaves with purple-flushed new development Grows 3–5 ft vast in complete solar in 6–24 inches of water. Tuberosa-type rhizome. sturdy for medium ponds. Slocum, 1990. ‘Perry’s Crinkled red’ Bubblegum-pink. Cactus blooms of 3–5 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 3–5 ft extensive in complete solar in 6–36 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. Slocum, 1989. Glassy crimson. Cup-shaped blooms of 4–6 inches. eco-friendly leaves with red-flushed new development. Grows to 3–5 ft large in complete solar in 6–24 inches of water. Marliac-type rhizome. solid for medium ponds. Slocum. ‘Perry’s wealthy Rose’ Very stable crimson, nearly pink. Peony-shaped blooms of 4–6 inches. eco-friendly leaves with purple edges. Grows to 3–5 toes large in complete solar in 6–36 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. solid for medium to giant ponds. Slocum, 1990. WaterPlants_028-077 1/6/04 1:01 PM web page sixty nine Nymphaea ‘Pink dawn’ sixty nine ‘Perry’s bright Rose’ Very wealthy, rosy red. Peony-shaped blooms of 3–5 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 3–5 toes vast in complete sunlight in 6–36 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. strong for medium or huge ponds. Slocum, 1990. ‘Perry’s White ask yourself’ Creamy white. Flat, peony-shaped blooms of 3–5 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 1–3 toes huge in complete sunlight in 6–24 inches of water. Marliac-type rhizome. sturdy for any dimension pond. Slocum. ‘Pink Grapefruit’ Grapefruit-pink. Flat, peony-shaped blooms of 6–8 inches. eco-friendly leaves with a bit mottled new development. Grows to 4–8 ft large in complete solar in 6–48 inches of water. Marliac- or mexicana-type rhizome. sturdy for medium or huge ponds. Strawn. Nymphaea ‘Pink Sparkle’ ‘Pink Opal’ faded red. Cactus or cup-shaped blooms of 4–6 inches. eco-friendly leaves with red-edged new progress. Grows to 2–4 ft broad in complete solar in 6–24 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. reliable for any measurement pond. Fowler, 1915. ‘Pink Pumpkin’ light balloon-pink. Ball-shaped blooms, like a pumpkin, of 4–6 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 4–12 toes large in complete solar in 6–36 inches of water. Odorata-type rhizome. solid for medium or huge ponds. Strawn, 1994. ‘Pink Sensation’ Rosy crimson. Cactus or cup-shaped blooms of 4–6 inches. eco-friendly leaves. Grows to 3–5 ft broad in complete sunlight in 6–24 inches of water. Marliac-type rhizome. sturdy for medium ponds. Slocum, 1947. Nymphaea ‘Pink dawn’ ‘Pink Sparkle’ ‘Pink dawn’ Silvery purple.

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