Item description for The Perfect Illinois Lawn: Attaining and Maintaining the Lawn You Want (Perfect Lawn Series) by Melinda Myers...
Gardening is now the favorite leisure pastime in America. Homeowners are realizing the health benefits derived from gardening and the increase in their home's property value.
Book retailers are well aware that the trend in gardening books is to regional titles that provide credible information on the plants that perform well in specific regions.
The Perfect Illinois Lawn is written by the highly popular gardening expert Melinda Myers.
Lawns are the foundation of a great landscape. This series contains regional information on the best lawns for a midwestern landscape.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 5.88" Height: 0.41" Weight: 0.67 lbs.
Release Date Jan 2, 2003
Publisher Cool Springs Press
ISBN 1930604327 ISBN13 9781930604322 UPC 789172000246
Availability 0 units.
More About Melinda Myers
Nationally known gardening expert, TV and radio host, author, and columnist Melinda Myers has more than thirty years of horticulture experience. She has written over twenty gardening books, including Can't Miss Small Space Gardening, The Garden Book for Wisconsin, Minnesota Gardener's Guide, Month-by-Month Gardening in Wisconsin, the Perfect Lawn Midwest series, as well as the Midwest Gardener's Handbook and Michigan Getting Started Garden Guide.
In addition to authoring books, Myers hosts the nationally syndicated Melinda's Garden Moment segments that air on over 115 TV and radio stations throughout the United States. She is also the instructor for The Great Course How to Grow DVD series. She also has a column in Gardening How-to magazine and Wisconsin Gardening magazine. Melinda hosted The Plant Doctor radio program for over twenty years as well as seven seasons of Great Lakes Gardener on PBS. She has written articles for Better Homes and Gardens and Fine Gardening magazines and was a columnist and contributing editor for Backyard Living magazine. Melinda has a master's degree in horticulture, is a certified arborist, and was a horticulture instructor with tenure. Melinda Myers' many accomplishments include starting the Master Gardener program in Milwaukee County, two Garden Media Awards (a Garden Globe Award for radio talent and a Quill and Trowel Award for her television work), both from the Garden Writers Association, the American Horticultural Society's B.Y. Morrison Communication Award for effective and inspirational communication, and she was the first woman inducted into the Wisconsin Green Industry Federation Hall of Fame.
Visit with Melinda on her website, www.melindamyers.com.
Melinda Myers currently resides in the state of Wisconsin.