Books  Botany & Plant Science  Vascular Plants  Vascular Plants: General 

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
Unavailable Details

About this book

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.


Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Mountain Flowers

NHBS Special Offer Price: £29.99 £34.99 (Save £5.00) $40/€34 approx (ends 31/12/2017)

Mabberley's Plant-Book

NHBS Special Offer Price: £54.99 £59.99 (Save £5.00) $74/€62 approx (ends 31/12/2017)

Wild Lithops

NHBS Price: £99.99 $134/€113 approx

Phylogeny and Evolution of the Angiosperms

NHBS Price: £59.99 $80/€68 approx

Evening-Primroses (Oenothera) of Britain and Ireland

NHBS Price: £14.99 $20/€17 approx

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