The Ultimate book of Flowers for New Zealand Gardeners
By Roger Mann
*More than 1100 flowers described
*More than 1200 spectacular photographs
*Easy to follow practical information for home gardeners
*Flowers from all plant groups - from roses and camellias to cacti and orchids, from bulbs to flowering shrubs and trees
*Flowers from all the climatic zones of the world
*Useful flowers, magical flowers, poisonous flowers
*Superbly presented in full colour
This book is a great reference book and read for all those interested in flowers in their NZ garden - whether you want a cottage garden, tropical paradise, informal meadow, alpine corner, woodland glen or specialist succulent, cacti or water garden, then this is the book for you.
Each flower has a description and something of its history and botany, with practical information - all in a text that is free from botanist's or gardeners jargon.
It tells of which flowers are best for cutting and drying, and gives info on fragrance.
Hardback, 464 pages, 1999
Book is in very good condition