Test your botanical knowledge with over 100 puzzles and quizzes to ensnare and delight, cultivated by leading garden writer and garden expert Simon Arkeroyd and puzzle and quizmaster Dr Gareth Moore. Show off by solving challenging anagrams of Latin species names and challenge yourself with stimulating activities featuring over 400 separate questions to improve your horticultural and botanical knowledge in creative ways.
From matching plants to their geographical locations and the explorers who discovered them, to quizzes on specific themes including botany, vegetables, houseplants, pests and problems, and plant care, you'll find a fun activity for every type of gardener. You can identify different and unusual plant types and anatomy with the help of useful annotated diagrams, while discovering new facts about some of the most famous gardening figures in history, all in this challenging, stimulating and beautifully designed package.
Breathtaking botanical illustrations throughout and a wide range of quizzes and puzzles make the Gardeners Quiz and Puzzle Book a delightful gift for any gardener who thinks they know their onions.
About the Authors
Simon Akeroyd is the author of RHS Gardening School and the RHS Allotment Handbook & Planner. He was previously a Garden Manager for the Royal Horticultural Society.
Dr Gareth Moore is a puzzle expert who has authored many bestselling books, including The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book.
How to Use This Book
CHAPTER ONE: Garden History
CHAPTER TWO: Botany
CHAPTER THREE: Famous Gardens
CHAPTER FOUR: Plants from Around the World
CHAPTER FIVE: Plant Identification
CHAPTER SIX: Wildlife and Greener Gardening
CHAPTER SEVEN: Fruit, Vegetables and Herbs
CHAPTER EIGHT: Pests and Diseases
CHAPTER NINE: Shrubs, Trees and Climbers
CHAPTER TEN: Perennials, Annuals and Bulbs
CHAPTER ELEVEN: Gardening Basics
Flexi Bound Book
Number Of Pages: 224
Available: 23rd September 2019
Publisher: Exisle Publishing eBooks
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 17.0