David MacKenzie's top-notch expertise on groundcovers is now readily available to everyone in this handy, pocket-sized book. -- Jane Berger Garden Design Online 20060717 This pocket guide is small enough to tote to the nursery, and with photos on every page, even beginning gardeners will find it useful. -- Marianne Binetti Seattle Post-Intelligencer 20061127 Mackenzie, a Michigan author and nurseryman, has put together this fantastic easy to use reference that describes more than a 1,000 perennials for those who want to create an easy-care masterpiece. Accompanied by 320 photographs, the reader-friendly text includes extensive cultivation notes along with design suggestions. -- Nancy Szerlag Detroit News 20061209 This is a concise, informative publication recommended for both the novice and the more experienced amateur gardener. -- Rachael Green American Reference Books Annual 20070101 David MacKenzie's pocket guide ... is an authoritative yet reader-friendly account of gardenworthy plants. Michigan Gardener 20070401 A handy, current reference for ground covers. ... I recommend it. -- Valerie Easton Seattle Times 20070808
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This guide profiles more than 1000 readily available ground covers, including extensive notes on growing, suggested uses, and a summary of the plant's features, accompanied by 320 photos. This authoritative and reader-friendly guide is a handy reference to take to the nursery or garden center.