Landscaping with Native Trees
Guy Sternberg & Jim Wilson
Virtually every tree native to the eastern US is discussed: seasonal interests, culture requirements, potential problems, cultivars available, as well as overall descriptions. First published in 1996, this book was the first of its kind.
Chapters Publishing Ltd.
This book is out of print, but still useful! Check out your local used bookstores or an online source like AbeBooks.
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