Books  General Natural History  Art 

Magnolias in Art and Cultivation

Art / Photobook

By: Barbara Oozeerally(Illustrator), Jim Gardiner(Author), Stephen A Spongberg(Author)

350 pages, colour illustrations

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Hardback | Feb 2014 | #211415 | ISBN-13: 9781842464991
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £89.99 $117/€100 approx

About this book

This is the first illustrated book on magnolias and contains information on all species and around 100 hybrids, accompanied with over 150 stunning new paintings by botanical artists Barbara Oozerally. The informative and authoritative text by Jim Gardiner provides a variety of information about the magnolias, including their cultivation, and Stephen A. Spongberg provides full botanical descriptions. Some of the paintings from Magnolias will be exhibited in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art at Kew, February – May 2014.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!


Barbara Oozeerally is a botanical artist and has won many awards including two RHS Gold Medals, the Botanical Merits from the Society of Botanical Artists in London and The Horticultural Society of New York, and Silver Medal form the Kirstenbosch Biennial Exhibition of Botanical Art. Jim Gardiner is Director of Horticulture at the Royal Horticultural Society, and for 22 years prior was the Curator of RHS Garden Wisley, as well as having worked as curator of the Sir Harold Hillier Garden and Kew Publishing Magnolias in Art and Cultivation 2 of 2 Arboretum in Hampshire, and the City of Liverpool Botanic.

Bestsellers in this subject

Bird Art

NHBS Price: £15.99 $21/€18 approx

Winter Birds

Pre-publication offer: £24.99 £29.99 (Save £5.00) $32/€28 approx

Terra Papagalli / Land of Parrots

NHBS Price: £165.00 $214/€184 approx

An Eye for Nature

NHBS Price: £54.99 $71/€61 approx

Ten Days to Paint the Forest (All Regions)

NHBS Price: £19.99 inc VAT $26/€22 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194