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Exotic Planting for Adventurous Gardeners

Popular Science

By: Christopher Lloyd

192 pages, Col photos

BBC Books

Hardback | Oct 2007 | #168711 | ISBN-13: 9780563493198
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Illustrated with hundreds of photographs, this title is about the most exciting plants grown by the author in his garden at Great Dixter in East Sussex.

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Christopher Lloyd OBE VMH devoted his life to creating, and writing about, his garden at Great Dixter, which is one of the most exciting and constantly changing gardens of our time. He always captivated readers and audiences with his adventurous and witty approach to his subject. He was the subject of a BBC documentary entitled 'Gardener Provocateur', made after his death in 2006. His best-selling books include Succession Planting for Adventurous Gardeners, as well as a string of other gardening classics such as The Well-Tempered Garden and a tour de force of Meadows. He wrote regularly for magazines and newspapers, including Country Life, American Horticulture and the Guardian.

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