|By (author):||Martin, Tovah|
|Subject:||GARDENING / General|
|GARDENING / House Plants & Indoor|
|HOUSE & HOME / Decorating|
|Size:||9.00in x 7.50in x 0.63in|
|From The Publisher*||Tovah Martin, the undisputed Queen of Green, shows that anyone can grow healthy houseplants. It all boils down to a simple set of skills and-here's the crucial part-picking the right plants. These tough but beautiful plants can thrive in less-than-ideal conditions, and they're easy to find. You'll also learn how to pot, repot, water, and fertilize; pick up some great ideas for fun, funky containers; and benefit from Tovah's tips on how to display your plants to perk up a room. So get some indestructibles and start your indoor garden. As Tovah promises, "Life will be beautiful."|
Includes trendy plants and beloved favorites, including:
|Review Quote*||"Martin's prose is so confident, and the plants so seductively photographed, that I began to fantasize about building a conservatory."|
--The New York Times Book Review
"Tovah Martin has a cure for those of us with black thumbs."
--Atlanta Journal Constitution
"Filled with heaps of sensible advice and wit."
"Do you wish you lived in a lush indoor Eden, but are constantly reminded that plants die? There's hope for you: Some houseplants are simply harder to kill than others. Tovah Martin knows this."
--The Huffington Post
"This book changes the game of indoor gardening with its eloquent repertoire, excellent resources, and concise direction. Martin's voice is like a friend's sharing neighborly advice."
--Design New England
"The Indestructible Houseplant is a very useful book, which is perfect for both new and experienced gardeners alike." --Pumpkin Beth
"Indoor gardeners, rejoice… Martin's easy-going, informative writing will encourage any indoor gardener, from the purple-thumbed to those with jungles of houseplants."