Long Island Native Plants for Landscaping: A Source Book
Blumer, Karen

Brookhaven Long Island New Yor: Growing Wild Publications, 1990. F x + 154 pages + a useful map of Long Island at back with a key that gives nursery information codes, explained within. Black and white illustrations by Debra Bollino Matuska and cover art by Lauren Jarrett. Includes guidelines for procuring Long Island native plants and landscaping with them. Also with a glossary, some of the literature on the subject and a nursery directory. "...consider this small book the first stage of a burgeoning effort - that is, gathering, even helping to create, native plant resources as landscaping alternatives to the present traditional, ornamental trends. Because no other list of commercially available sources for native plants of Long Island exists, this book may be viewed as a networking vehicle..." (excerpted from the author's Foreword). Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" size, illustrated softcover binding. Light wear, in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24819)


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