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Snowdrops: A Monograph of Cultivated Galanthus

By: Matt Bishop, Aaron Davis and John Grimshaw

370 pages, Col photos, illus

The Griffin Press

Hardback | Dec 2001 [2006 reprint] | #120569 | ISBN: 0954191609
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The definitive new work of reference for the genus Galanthus, describing both wild species and horticultural cultivars in an accessible and interesting way. The book enables anyone to identify a named snowdrop by simple observation of its flowers and leaves. Cultivation and propagation are covered, including a section on the modern technique of twin-scaling. Another chapter presents potted biographies of eminent galanthophiles.

This 2006 reprint has been updated with a revised section of on snowdrop suppliers and gardens, and an additional easy to use alphabetical index to the cultivars has been provided.

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