Distinguished plants man and gardening writer David Joyce makes his choice of the best flowers beautiful, distinctive and easy to cultivate for the garden and for arrangements.
250 first-choice plants, all illustrated and over a thousand plants in all are described together with growing instructions and advice on how to make original and striking displays in the garden and the house throughout the year.
The information is suitable for all sizes and styles of garden, and all gardeners, whether experienced or novice.
It also highlights flowers that are suitable for cutting and suggests how best to use the garden as a source of material for the house, featuring striking close-up photography illustrating the unique characteristics of flower features.
About the Author
David Joyce is a celebrated garden writer and planting adviser who has lived and gardened in New Zealand, France and Hong Kong as well as in London and Suffolk. He has written many successful books on a range of gardening topics, including the best-selling Ultimate Container Garden and Topiary and the Art of Training Plants
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st September 2004
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Dimensions (cm): 27.0 x 22.5 x 1.9
Weight (kg): 1.034
Edition Number: 1