By Richard L. Bitner
Hardcover– 2011. Timber Press. 290 pages
This book is about using conifers as garden plants: selecting them for their habit, foliage, color; or potential as accents. Even more importantly, its about making better choices when we select conifers for our landscapes or integrate them into our mixed borders.
Richard l. Bitner is a garden writer and photographer. He studied horticulture at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society's Gold Medal Plant Award Committee and has made it his mission to promote the appreciation and garden use of conifers.