|With its myriad hues, scents and shapes, the rose is the best-loved plant in the garden; this accessible guide presents the most popular varieties of rose available, and how to cultivate them successfully, with practical instruction and photographs.|
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Peter McHoy is a well-known and highly respected author and journalist. He has written books on many gardening and houseplant topics, and has compiled and edited important gardening works such as The Gardening Encyclopedia and The Gardener's Diary. He started his career as a seed analyst, but soon moved into magazine journalism so that he could share his enthusiasm for plants and gardens. He has written more than 60 books, and also runs a horticultural photographic library.
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Descripción Anness Publishing. Hardback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, How to Grow Beautiful Roses: A Practical Guide to Growing, Caring for and Maintaining Roses, Shown in Over 275 Glorious Photographs, Peter McHoy, This is a comprehensive guide to the most popular varieties of rose available, and how to get the best from every type. You can complete practical instructions for cultivating roses, from planting and pruning to nurturing and health care, all illustrated with clear step-by-step photographs. It features practical ideas for designing with roses, such as planting in mixed borders, using miniature and container roses for confined spaces, training climbing roses around pergolas, and raising standard roses. It explains the history of the rose, from ancient wild roses through to early hybrids and modern-day roses, as well as a guide to their botanical classification and naming. It includes a superb gallery of roses, including ramblers, floribunda, hybrid tea, patio and shrub roses, and over 275 evocative photographs of roses in all their glory. With its myriad hues, scents and shapes, the rose is the perfect companion to many plants in the garden, and will continue to give pleasure for many years. This book is a comprehensive guide to growing, maintaining and designing with the world's most enduring flower. It begins with a fascinating history of the rose, then provides instructions for planting and caring for roses in borders, as climbers, ramblers and standards, as well as how to grow ground-cover, miniature and container roses. A stunning gallery provides a selection of the most popular varieties available. For anyone who loves roses, this book is a treasure trove of information, advice and design ideas. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780754828259
Descripción Lorenz Books, 2014. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110754828255
Descripción Lorenz Books. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0754828255 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW6.1276202