Author(s): Stanley J. Palmer
Palmers Manual of Trees, Shrubs and Climbers is a comprehensive and accurate guide to more than 3500 species and cultivars of trees, shrubs, climbers and other landscaping plants authentically named and described, with information on how and where to grow them in temperate-climate gardens. This book takes the guesswork out of plant selection. With its help you'll get to know your plants and their requirements, and you'll have fewer failures while your gardening activities will become more rewarding and enjoyable.
Stan Palmer has a lifetime of experience as a practical nurseryman and gardener, including decades in the promotion of plants for private and public landscaping. His publications have tremendous appeal to both amateur and professional gardeners.