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Air Plants: The Curious World of Tillandsias

By: Zenaida Sengo (Author)

224 pages, 195 colour photos

Timber Press

Paperback | Nov 2014 | #213479 | ISBN-13: 9781604694895
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NHBS Price: £12.99 $16/€15 approx

About this book

In Air Plants, Zenaida Sengo introduces the reader to the remarkable world of tillandsias, the easy-to-grow bromeliads that are striking in form, foliage, and flower. Air Plants provides expert advice on how to cultivate them in the home and showcases new, eye-catching uses for them, such as vertical gardens, and frame and wire gardens. Stunning photographs throughout showcase the work of a variety of gardeners, designers and craftspeople, inspiring readers to create their own tillandsia arrangements.

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Zenaida Sengo studied art in California, where she got her first start in nursery work at a large wholesale grower. She now works as the interior coordinator at Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco and she gives talks on tillandsias.

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