A Heritage of Flowers
Old-fashioned Flowers for Modern GardensBook - 1999
Describes individual plants, retells their history and emphasises their importance as decorative, culinary and medicinal companions. The book reveals our floral heritage and how it has developed, be it from a quirk of nature or an ancient hybrid. It tells the story of garden history and how the trends of garden fashion have resulted in the diverse legacy that we have today. endangered flowers in their gardens. growing habits. The Resources section lists details of suppliers and heritage plant organisations.
Publisher: London, Eng. : Gaia Books Ltd., c1999.
Characteristics: 191 p. :,ill. ;,25 cm.
Alternative Title: Flowers