This is a great list of perennials that can be grown in MI. The book includes many that are unusual and has extensive information about each plant and suggestions for what varieties have been proven in MI. There are great photos of different varieties of each plant type on the pages with the information. Also, the chart at the back is a great quick reference for what type of plant to plant where.
A premier, general, user friendly reference book for a Michigan gardeners' Library. Has Flowers at a glance section at front of book for quick bloom identification:listing color photos, names and page locater number.Individual plant pages list plant details, growing conditions, tips, recommended varities and pests.Last section has a quick reference chart and glossary.Perfect gift for the beginning gardener.