Books  Botany & Plant Science  Plants & Gardens 

The Little Book of Popular Perennials: A Guide to the Selection and Cultivation of Your Favourite Plants

Handbook / Manual

By: Maureen Little(Author)

256 pages, colour photos

Spring Hill

Paperback | Feb 2013 | #201169 | ISBN-13: 9781905862900
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€11 approx

About this book

If, like most of us, you love perennials and grow them in your garden, this new, straightforward book is for you. It is an easy-to-use, portable reference text on every aspect of growing and caring for a thoughtful selection from this popular and long-lived group of plants. In this compact, clearly laid out volume each alphabetical entry contains practical and detailed advice about the following:

- The main characteristics of each selected perennial and how to grow and propagate them.
- Optimal growing conditions, soil requirements and the best maintenance regime for each one.
- Each plant's flowering season and what other plants it goes best with.
- This book also contains information about which perennials are beneficial to wildlife, which are suitable to use as cut flowers, and the latest in variety development.


Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Gardening for Birdwatchers

NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€11 approx

Making Wildlife Ponds

NHBS Price: £8.99 $12/€10 approx

RHS Companion to Wildlife Gardening

NHBS Special Offer Price: £18.99 £24.99 (Save £6.00) $25/€22 approx (ends 31/05/2018)

Roses of Great Britain and Ireland

NHBS Price: £12.50 $17/€14 approx

Oxford Botanic Garden & Arboretum

NHBS Price: £14.99 $20/€17 approx

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