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Perfect Plant, Perfect Place

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: Roy Lancaster

448 pages, Col illus throughout

Dorling Kindersley

Paperback | Sep 2010 | Edition: 2 | #184632 | ISBN-13: 9781405348133
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New, updated, edition of this invaluable practical planner for growing plants both in the garden and the home, from Roy Lancaster. Whether you are looking for a towering tree to mature in your garden, or a geranium to flourish on your kitchen window-sill, make sure you pick the perfect plant with this invaluable practical planner from gardening guru, Roy Lancaster.

Plan your planting using Roy's personal plant selections for a comprehensive range of sites, conditions and design schemes. Over 1,800 sumptuous colour photographs help to illustrate plant recommendations. With plant suggestions for all indoor and outdoor environments and practical ideas for problem situations - as well as expert advice on all aspects of caring for your plants - you'll be able to ensure your garden and home blooms all year round.


Part 1 Outdoor plants: plant finder; soil and aspect; perennials; climbers; shrubs; conifers; trees. Part 2 Indoor plants.

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Roy Lancaster is a highly respected horticulturalist, broadcaster and writer. He writes regularly for the RHS journal, The Garden and is an RHS commitee member.

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