Barbara Perry Lawton


Barbara Perry Lawton has served as editor and manager of publications for the Missouri Botanical Garden, president of the Garden Writers Association of America, and weekly garden columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Her latest book is Hibiscus: Hardy and Tropical Plants for the Garden (Timber Press, 2004).

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Irises for Summer and Fall—Reblooming and Late-Blooming Varieties
Heavenly Hibiscus—Long-Lived, Easy-Care Flowering Beauties for Every Garden

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