Garden Encyclopedia (PC, CD-ROM) Sierra - 1998 USA, Canada Release

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Garden Encyclopedia
Product ID 20626-70475
Product UPC 020626704755
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1998
Publisher(s) Sierra
Label Sierra Home
Category(s) Hobby, Gardening
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Choose and grow perfect plants!
Find the perfect plants for your dream garden.

  • Over 3,000 plants! Annuals, perennials, bulbs, vegetables, trees, shrubs, ground covers and more!
  • Full-color photos of all 3,000+ plants.
  • Import Garden Encyclopedia's plant database into 3D Landscape 2.0.
  • Search for common or Botanical names.
  • Create and print custom plant lists.
  • Learn to control pests and disease.

The complete guide to perfect plants for your garden.
Ever try to find that perfect plant- the one that blooms when you want, in the right color and thrives in your garden? With Garden Encyclopedia's search capabilities and more than 3,000 plant varieties this task becomes a snap! Now you can find and preview that perfect flower, bulb, vegetable, tree, shrub or ground cover for every spot in your garden- quickly and easily!

Find the pants you want- fast.
Browse through individual plant records, or search by attributes like flower color, climate zone, bloom season, plant height and sun requirement. Whether you're looking for something exotic, something fragrant, or just something that blooms in the shade, Garden Encyclopedia helps you find it- fast.

Create personalized plant lists.
Take customized lists with you to the nursery, keep track of your garden's plants, or maintain a seasonal planting record. With the click of a button, use the notes feature to personalize plant records with secret growing tips, planting or maintenance schedules, local resources- anything!

Get the most out of your garden.
Lively instructional videos provide tips on such topics as selecting and caring for your plants, transplanting seedlings and how to divide crowded perennials. Use one of Garden Encyclopedia's 30+ lists of expert plant selections to learn what types of plants attract hummingbirds, provide fall color, or even work in rock gardens.

Key features:

  • Comprehensive database of over 3,000 plant records: Annuals, perennials, bulbs, vegetables, trees, shrubs, ground covers, and more!
  • Most extensive photo collection. Color photos for all 3,000+ plant records.
  • Combine Garden Encyclopedia's database into 3D Landscape 2.0.
  • One button search to find your perfect plants fast!
  • Write notes to personalize plant records.
  • Common or Botanical names. Search or list plants using either name.
  • Hear the correct pronunciation of botanical names.
  • Photo Album to scan plants at a glance.
  • Create and print your custom plant lists.
  • Print any plant record to take with you.
  • Pest and disease control information.

One button access to; Sierra's collection of the best gardening resources on the Internet.

System Requirements

PC Windows 95
Required CPU 486-25
Required RAM 4MB
Req. Hard Drive 2MB Free
Required CD Speed 2X
Recommend RAM 8MB
Recommend Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color
Supported Network Internet

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