Hutchinson's Tree Book Popular Landscape Trees :
Over 175 Popular Landscape Trees - Over 500 Color Photographs. Including Evergreen, Deciduous, and Palm Trees. The trees featured in Hutchinson's Tree Book are all available to the Green Industry.
WARNING: Our purpose for this book was to focus on trees with great landscape characteristics that are available from numerous suppliers. (We do not want to lead you astray by featuring good looking trees that are difficult to source.)
- Hardiness Zones
- Flowering Trees
- Drought, Salt, & Shade Tolerance
- Winter Interest Trees, Bark, & Berry
- Street & Screening Trees
Includes: Characteristics, Cross Reference charts, Market Availability, and Popular Cultivar Substitutions.
Click Here to read the SCNLA Book Review
Click Here to View Page Samples
Betrock's Landscape Palms:
The newest palm reference guide from Betrock Information Systems. It displays scientific information and color photographs for 126 landscape palms including:
USDA hardiness zones, growth rate, palm fertilization, pest problems, transplanting and care, disease and disorder problems, salt, drought tolerances, light, nutrition and soil requirements, popular uses, propagation, common cultivars, human and environmental hazards (including allergenic properties and irritating fruits).
Betrock's Cold Hardy Palms:
Comprehensive profiles for 82 palm species capable of growing in climates colder than USDA Hardiness Zone 10 (Under 30-35°F or 1.6 to -1.1°C in minimum average).
This book also includes a list of minimum average temperature exposures for an additional 139 palms. The main features include cold hardy palms that are:
- Drought tolerant
- Highly salt tolerant
- Shade tolerant
- Hazardous to humans (including irritating fruits)
- And much more…
Trachycarpus fortunei under snow by Michel Tournier - Palmimania - France