||Discover the versatility, durability and season long color possibilities of garden foliage. Organized by color and texture, each chapter in this eye opening gardening guide illustrates the features and requirements of dozens of plants, all chosen for the unique appeal of their leaves. Colors range from brilliant chartreuse to dusky maroon, while surfaces can be rough or smooth, velvety or prickly. Vivid plant combinations inspire gardeners to use sturdy, reliable foliage to add drama and depth to flowers and grasses. Paperback with flaps. Full color, photographs throughout 304 pages; 9 ½ x 9 ½.