The Better Homes & Gardens Plant Encyclopedia is an invaluable resource for new and experienced gardeners everywhere. This plant-finder tool is easily searchable by plant type and characteristic, and provides helpful information on caring for plant. In addition, the Plant Encyclopedia offers helpful design tips and uses for different types of plants, trees, shrubs, vines, indoor plants, and everything in between. Using the Plant Encyclopedia, you'll be inspired to include plants and flowers in new landscape designs, planters and containers, raised garden beds and more. You'll not only find details on classic favorite plants such as hydrangea, orchids, and ornamental grasses, but also more unusual varieties.