A Gardener's Guide to Snowdrops: Second Edition (Hardcover)

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Snowdrops are one of the best loved, most popular, and widely grown of all bulbous plants. This book celebrates their beauty and magical annual resurrection. This newly updated and expanded edition of this best-selling book introduces the twenty known species and has been updated to cover more than 2,400 named snowdrops. Discover the vast range of shapes, sizes, and markings of these beautiful flowers. With information on cultivation and planting, detailed descriptions, informative drawings, and interesting anecdotes, this will be an invaluable companion for all gardeners, and will inform and delight both the aspiring and seasoned galanthophile.

About the Author

Freda Cox is an established artist and writer with a passion for plants and gardens. Well known for her botanical paintings, she regularly contributes to numerous publications. She was for many years UK branch head of the Mediterranean Garden Society. From childhood, snowdrops have always been her favorite flower, and it was their beauty and fascination that inspired this book. A committed galanthophile with a modest collection of snowdrops, her main love is seeing massive colonies naturalized in the wild.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781785004490
ISBN-10: 1785004492
Publisher: The Crowood Press
Publication Date: April 1st, 2019
Pages: 352
Language: English