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  • Welcome to the largest and most complete photographic library on herbaceous plants ever offered on CD-ROM. The library contains images of annuals, perennials, ferns, bulbs, wildflowers and ornamental grasses. Specific groups of plants such as cut flowers, bedding plants, and greenhouse crops are also found.   [Google cache]
  • Beautify your life with the program that takes the guesswork out of gardening! FLOWERscape's beautiful plant photos and easy-to-understand menus let you create a realistic garden with your computer before spending a cent! Enter your geographic location, or zone, and FLOWERscape computes and recommends which plants are suitable for your garden year round! Select plants by color, size, scent, drought tolerance, and more! Simply point-click-and-drag to plant your selection into your computer garden. FLOWERscape provides you with easy access to helpful plant information to further aid your decisions. Even landscape your garden with rocks and stones, shrubs, and trees. Then see how your garden will grow actually view your garden during any month! And when you're ready to turn your plans into reality FLOWERscape prints your selected garden and a summary of all plants that were planted. Eliminate the gardening guesswork plant FLOWERscape on your computer today!"    [Google cache]
  • The award winning Perennials and Annuals Edition II has been available since June 1997. It contains more than 3,000 high resolution full-color photographs covering more than 1,500 ornamental plants about doubling the coverage of the original edition. All perennials have a hardiness ranges associated with them, so you can easily exclude plants that won't grow in your area.   [Google cache]
  • Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers uses the same easy to use and intuitive search mechanisms pioneered in Perennials and Annuals. Of course, Trees, Shrubs, and Groundcovers has been adapted to presenting information about woody ornamental plants. For example, trees are be showcased by providing extensive photographic coverage of all important features such as blossoms, fruit, leaves, fall color, bark, form and landscape uses. Additionally, text information about the plants is, in most cases, extended by range maps that show where the plant will grow. All culture data and nearly all of the photographs in Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers were provided by Edward F. Gilman, Associate Professor at the University of Florida.   [Google cache]
  • Edition II of the Trees, Shrubs, and Groundcovers CD, this package covers more than 3450 plants with over 8500 pictures.   [Google cache]
  • The Photo-Library contains over 7,600 images selected from 80,000 Kodachromes. There are 3,600 different plants featured, and each species is represented by photographs of habit, leaf, flower, fruit, buds, bark and the cultivars.    [Google cache]
  • Finally, a user-friendly orchid collection database that allows you to catalog and organize your entire collection of orchids. You'll be able to track numerous facts about individual plants, including detailed genus, species, hybrid, cultivar and genetic information, plant ID codes, acquisition data, growing conditions, blooming information, awards, etc. After you've cataloged your collection you are able to produce pre-customized reports detailing a multitude of information compilation and share your database with other OrchidPRO users. The OrchidPRO Database module is the only orchid-related software that allows you to store digitized photographs of your plants and blooms within the individual orchid record. You'll be astounded by the power of this database program and love its automatic repotting "alarm" feature.    [Google cache]
  • Sierra Complete LandDesigner is the smartest investment you can make when it comes to designing, plotting, building, and maintaining the perfect landscape. This incredible software is a comprehensive, easy-to-use resource with everything needed to bring dream projects to life. You have the ability to walk-through landscape, garden, and deck designs in photo-realistic 3D, or design landscaping around a photo of your own home!   [Google cache]
  • Garden Encyclopedia 3.0 is the fastest and easiest way to find that perfect annual, perennial, bulb, vegetable, tree, shrub, or ground cover for your garden. Featuring more than 3,000 plants, each with a full-color photo, you can either browse through individual plant records or search by attributes such as flower color, climate zone, bloom season, and sun requirements.   [Google cache]
  • More than 100,000 computer users have put LandDesigner to work. LandDesigner 4.5 includes 50 complete garden designs that you can customize to create your dream landscape. When your through, take a 3D walk-through to see how your garden will grow and change from season to season.   [Google cache]
  • Allan M. Armitage's Interactive Guide to Herbaceous Perennial Plants includes descriptions of over 4,000 plant species and cultivars plus more than 1,200 high-quality photographs of ornamental plants. More than 1000 printed pages of text discusses the history and uses of the plants and provides useful information on experiences with plants in different parts of North America. A powerful search engine allows you to find the perfect plant for your garden requirements, and an identification key helps pin down the differences between different species within a genus. Help files include a glossary, a hardiness zone map, diagrams to clarify terms used to identify plant shapes, Armitage's reflections on gardening, and information about the author. Used in conjunction with Allan M. Armitage's Photo-Library of Herbaceous Plants on CD-ROM, also available from PlantAmerica, the number of high-quality plant photographs is extended to over 7,000.   [Google cache]

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