To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Botany  Plants & Gardens

Lilies: A Guide to Choosing and Growing Lilies

Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: M Jefferson-Brown
160 pages,
Lilies: A Guide to Choosing and Growing Lilies
Click to have a closer look
  • Lilies: A Guide to Choosing and Growing Lilies ISBN: 9781844000357 Hardback Sep 2003 Out of Print #153788
About this book Contents Related titles

About this book

Lilies are among the the most popular cut flowers and garden plants. This authoritative and comprehensive guide to lilies combines the allure of the lily with inspiring and practical information on growing and gardening lilies. The book contains an outline of the history of lilies and demonstrates how they can be used for both formal and naturalistic plantings as well as for container displays. It also discusses all the major types of garden-worthy lily and how they can be used to best effect. Also included is a photographic section of the book that reveals the vast range of species and hybrids.


Part 1 Introducing lilies: history; in the garden. Part 2 Choosing lilies: the species; the hybrids. Part 3 Growing lilies: planting; propagating.

Customer Reviews

Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: M Jefferson-Brown
160 pages,
Media reviews
Michael Jefferson-Brown has been a lily lover all his life - growing and breeding them for over fifty years. Keen to spread this love further, he offers an informative reference to this beautiful genus, stunningly illustrated with the photographs of Andrew Lawson. Dating back to earliest times, the lily has been revered for its beauty and, in some cases, its medicinal qualities, for centuries and with the advent of the Golden Age of plant hunting in the 1800s, the range and diversity of the genus exploded on a ready and willing market of gardeners. From the exotic Asiatics to the stunning Orientals, the dainty Martagons and the towering Trumpets, their beauty and scent are redolent of English country gardens through the aeons of time. Pink to white, yellow to orange and all shades in-between, spotted, striped or pure there is a shade for every situation and taste. Easy to grow and easy to propagate, they have readily adapted to life in containers extending their range of uses to present-day trends. Clearly written, engagingly informative and with his ardour for these bulbous gems shining through, Michael Jefferson-Brown gives every gardener - beginner or more experienced alike - an excellent grounding in the cultivation of this beautiful family. - Lucy Watson
Current promotions
Backlist BargainsBuyers GuidesNHBS Moth TrapBritish Wildlife Magazine