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Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas

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Published by Timber Press, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening: plants,
  • Hydrangeas,
  • Gardening,
  • Nature,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Shrubs,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Reference,
  • Flowers - General,
  • Gardening / General,
  • Gardening / Shrubs,
  • General,
  • Encyclopedias

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8176348M
    ISBN 100881926221
    ISBN 109780881926224


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Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas by C. J. van Gelderen Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is the ultimate authoritative book for this beloved, colorful, blooming addition to many gardens."—Joanne S. Carpender, National Gardener, February Book Description Famed for their durability, beauty, and diversity, hydrangeas are /5(14).

This Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is written by father and son team who own and run a year old nursery in the Netherlands, and who have also written books on each of maples, conifers and brief opening section discusses the name of the genus Hydrangea, Distribution of the Genus, Hydrangea Collections, the Flower Colour and what causes its change on different soils 5/5(1).

Buy Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas: NHBS - CJ Van Gelderen and DM Van Gelderen, Timber Press. -- Mary Ann Fink St. Louis Post-Dispatch Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is the ultimate authoritative book for this beloved, colorful, blooming addition to many gardens.

-- Mary Ann Fink St. Louis Post-Dispatch Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is the ultimate authoritative book for this beloved, colorful, blooming addition to many gardens/5(6). With complete information on cultivation, propagation, and pests and diseases, The Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas promises to help every discerning gardener ensure planting success.

Lavishly illustrated with approximately photographs, the concise descriptions present more than hydrangea species, subspecies, varieties, and cultivars.

-- Mary Ann Fink St. Louis Post-Dispatch Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is the ultimate authoritative book for this beloved, colorful, blooming addition to many gardens/5(14). Welcome To Heritage Hydrangeas. This website is fast becoming an online encyclopedia of everything about hydrangeas.

All the information and photographs are taken from our personal experience of growing hydrangeas over the past 10 years. This Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas is written by father and son team who own and run a year old nursery in the Netherlands, and who have also written books on each of maples, conifers and rhododendron/5(16).

First published inthis is the first western book written on hydrangeas and one of the very few written in English. It is now out of print, but is fascinating as a historical reference. It is also the basis for most nomenclature used today for hydrangeas.

To purchase your copy click here. The best pictorial reference which we have found is the Hydrangea book called, “Encyclopedia of Hydrangea” by CJ &DM Van Gelderen of the Netherlands. Published by Timber Press. The Father-Son team, who collaborated on this book, have extensive experience with Hydrangeas both growing them and visiting many of the world’s leading Hydrangea collections.

Hydrangea, (genus Hydrangea), any of a genus of erect or climbing woody shrubs, in the family Hydrangeaceae, native to the Western Hemisphere and eastern Asia. About 23 species are known. Several species are grown in greenhouses and gardens for their showy, usually ball-like flower clusters.

Was hoping for more information on each variety considering the books title is "encyclopedia of hydrangeas" has varietys, but only varietys have pictures of the actual plant. The other just have a brief description with no picture.

But seller was great, nice and safe. One person found this helpful. This book gets readers up to date with the hydrangeas currently available from their local garden centers, and is loaded with unique growing tips.

From the author of "Hydrangeas in the North: Getting Blooms in the Colder Climates," "Today's Hydrangeas" is a resource for gardeners in all climates. This book can be a companion for one published earlier this year, "Hydrangeas for American Gardens." This latest reference is in encyclopedia format, with color photos of the wide variety of.

Hydrangea is a genus of about species of flowering plants native to southern and eastern Asia (from Japan to China, the Himalaya and Indonesia) and North and South America.

Hydrangeas produce flowers from early spring to late autumn. The flowers of Hydrangea are carried in bunches, at the ends of the stems. Each individual Hydrangea flower. This page encyclopedia may very well be the most thorough listing of hydrangea cultivars to date.

It has almost full color photographs of various species and cultivars and is written with an "english" sense of humor that I particularly enjoyed. Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs is the most comprehensive visual reference to more than species and cultivars. From majestic evergreens to delicate vines and flowering shrubs, Dirr features thousands of plants and all the essential details for identification, planting, and : Timber Press, Incorporated.

The sheer number of choices among Hydrangea species, hybrids, and cultivated varieties can be overwhelming even for the most advanced gardeners. How to choose from among the hundreds of mopheads, climbers, lacecaps, and oakleafs, to name just a few.

And how to care for hydrangeas in American gardens, when nearly all the books offering advice about them come from England/5. You must check out Success with Hydrangeas which is a gem. I have had my fill of veggie and herb books.

They are good, but us real plant people want books on trees, shrubs, and perennials. This gardener's guide is not just an encyclopedia, but is cram-packed with how to plant and prune, insects and diseases, transplanting, and sources where to buy.

hydrangea / hīˈdrānjə / • n. a shrub or climbing plant (genus Hydrangea, family Hydrangeaceae) with rounded or flattened flowering heads of small florets, the outer ones of which are typically many species include late (or panicled) hydrangea (H.

paniculata), an ornamental shrub, and bigleaf hydrangea (H. macrophylla), commonly grown for florists and as a houseplant. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas by C. van Gelderen and D. van Gelderen (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). A book by Dr. Dirr, Hydrangeas for American Gardens, was published in June, Another book is the Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas by C.

Van Gelderen and D. Van Gelderen published in August,   Perfect for gardens in temperate climates, hydrangeas need a winter dormancy that is punctuated with frost and subfreezing temperatures. However, if a hydrangea shrub is leafy or in bloom, frost will scald it and turn the plant tissue brown, and the.

The list below contains the most recently viewed plants in our database. You can click "more details and pictures" to view all the information/details in our database and more pictures (full resolution/high quality) for the selected plant. 'Rubra' / Pink Flowering Dogwood.

Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas (Book): Gelderen, C. van. There are no comments for this title yet. Hydrangea (/ h aɪ ˈ d r eɪ n dʒ i ə /; common names hydrangea or hortensia) is a genus of 70–75 species of flowering plants native to Asia and the Americas. By far the greatest species diversity is in eastern Asia, notably Korea, China, and Japan.

Most are shrubs 1 to 3 meters tall, but some are small trees, and others lianas reaching up to 30 m (98 ft) by climbing up : Tracheophytes. The best pictorial reference which we have found is the Hydrangea book called, “Encyclopedia of Hydrangea” by CJ &DM Van Gelderen of the Netherlands.

Published by Timber Press. The Father-Son team, who collaborated on this book, have extensive experience with Hydrangeas both growing them and visiting many of the world’s leading Hydrangea.

Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas by C. van Gelderen; D. van Gelderen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at His hydrangea book is well researched and informative as well as full of beautiful color plates.

Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas, by C.J. Van Gelderen and D. Van Gelderen, Timber Press, Again, another excellent reference filled with color plates and descriptions of hydrangeas. Dirr wrote a number of books on Horticulture with special focus on woody landcape plants and of the most popular works of Dirr are as follows-Hardy Trees and Shrubs: An Illustrated Encyclopedia: According to Library Journal, this book is a first-class source on the very best garden trees and ent color photos accompany the well-written plant descriptions, which point.

Dirr's books will be available for purchase and all will be personally. autographed. We will offer newly introduced plants via mailorder. They can be. observed at Plant Introductions, Inc., a breeding company, in. which Dirr is a partner with Jeff Beasley, Transplant.

The large STIHL encyclopaedia of trees contains detailed information and photographs on the tree species most commonly grown in middle and south europe. Selected woody plants have been combined into groups for the search based on topics.

Use the alphabetical list or enter the name of the tree in the text search if you are looking for a specific. Dirrs Hardy Trees and Shrubs: An Illustrated Encyclopedia by Michael A. Dirr (Timber Press ) (). Good book, but this is oriented for more northerly climes than my zone 6(b) garden. Good book, but this is oriented for more northerly climes than my zone 6(b) garden/5.

An invaluable resource for new and experienced gardeners alike, our plant-finder tool enables you to search for care tips by plant type and other key characteristics. Use our Plant Encyclopedia to find inspiration for new landscape designs, planters and containers, raised garden beds, and more.

Get details on classic favorite plants like hydrangeas, orchids, and ornamental grasses, as well as. Hydrangea Cultural Significance. Hydrangeas have inspired many artists and writers alike. In her book Tar Baby, Toni Morrison praises the flower’s beauty saying, “A dead hydrangea is as intricate and lovely as one in bloom.” Hydrangea Facts.

The greatest diversity of hydrangea species exists in eastern Asia, which includes Japan, China. The authors, C.J. and D.M. Van Gelderen, in the book "Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas" describe 'Glowing Embers' as having flowerheads very compact and rounded, a glowing deep pink, with 3 sepals of 1 inch.

It is a compact shrub to feet, free flowering; and the flowers should last a long time. This cultivar was bred in the USA or Canada before Hydrangea petiolaris and Hydrangea anomala are very similar species, that are known as the climbing hydrangeas. petiolaris is much more popular in the garden than H.

anomala. Oakleaf Type. The oakleaf hydrangea, or oak-leaved hydrangea is Hydrangea quercifolia. A number of cultivars exist and it is easily identified by its leaves. Good Books: Hydrangeas for American Gardens Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas Hydrangeas in the North: Getting Blooms in the Colder Climates Hydrangeas: Cape Cod and the Islands Complete Hydrangeas Hydrangeas: A Gardener's Guide Hydrangeas Hydrangeas, Species and Cultivars: v.

2 Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs. The Shamrock Association (Friends of the collection) has over members, of which one-third are abroad.

Corinne Mallet has made many expeditionary collecting visits to Europe, the U.S.A. and Japan, is author of several hydrangea books, and is an expert in the cultivation, propagation and taxonomy of hydrangeas. Climbing Hydrangeas such as Decumaria barbata and Hydrangea petiolaris are vines which behave politely as they climb walls, fences, and pergolas.

Unlike wisteria they are relatively tame and easy to prune. Wild Hydrangea, (Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’), is a loose—and wide—branched shrub that likes moist soil or rocky slopes.This seems to be the case for most hydrangeas, but some horticulturalists cite exceptions to this rule.

In the book Encyclopedia of Hydrangeas, authors Gelderen and van Gelderen point out that Hydrangea paniculata responds favorably to pruning. Gently pruned, this species will produce larger flowers on more vigorous shoots than it would if left : Jessica Gore.Hydrangea macrophylla is a species of flowering plant in the family Hydrangeaceae, native to Japan.

It is a deciduous shrub growing to 2 m (7 ft) tall by m (8 ft) broad with large heads of pink or blue flowers in summer and autumn. Common names include bigleaf hydrangea, French hydrangea, lacecap hydrangea, mophead hydrangea, penny mac and : Tracheophytes.