|What books would you recommend for landscape design in the Midwest. Also good plant (perennials, shrubs, trees, and grasses) books.|
|Luckily for you, the University of Missouri extension service offers many excellent publications geared toward home landscaping and plant selection. These would be a great place to start. Also, the Missouri Botanical Garden offers display gardens and outreach eduction. Both have web sites with lots of information, too. |
Kemper Center (Plant Finder is excellent plant by plant information)
Horticulture Publications -- MU
YOu may need to cut and paste the url into your browser to make it work correctly. Good luck with your landscaping!