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The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening in Four Volumes

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1999. Written by over 250 of the world's leading horticulturists & botanists. This book encompasses a vast range of plants grown on a domestic or commercial scale in private gardens or present in specialist and botanical collections. They are plants grown for ornament, for amenity or for economic use, and they include a selection of cultivars.THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY provides the most detailed information & up-to-date botanical descriptions available of over 50,000 plants in North America & Europe (including 20,000 cultivars), reflecting radical changes in plant taxonomy in recent years. THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY also provides practical guidelines for growing each plant successfully, incorporating the latest USDA climatic zones & advocating environmentally responsible cultivation methods. The text is accompanied by over 4,000 beautiful illustrations. THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY also provides 180 essay-length articles on the art, craft, science, & history of gardening: from Japanese gardening to pruning to genetic engineering to the history of gardening in the USA.

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The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening in Four Volumes

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1999. Written by over 250 of the world's leading horticulturists & botanists. This book encompasses a vast range of plants grown on a domestic or commercial scale in private gardens or present in specialist and botanical collections. They are plants grown for ornament, for amenity or for economic use, and they include a selection of cultivars.THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY provides the most detailed information & up-to-date botanical descriptions available of over 50,000 plants in North America & Europe (including 20,000 cultivars), reflecting radical changes in plant taxonomy in recent years. THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY also provides practical guidelines for growing each plant successfully, incorporating the latest USDA climatic zones & advocating environmentally responsible cultivation methods. The text is accompanied by over 4,000 beautiful illustrations. THE NEW RHS DICTIONARY also provides 180 essay-length articles on the art, craft, science, & history of gardening: from Japanese gardening to pruning to genetic engineering to the history of gardening in the USA.

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Hardback
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RHS
Title:
The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening in Four Volumes

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