Japanese Maples: Momiji and Keade / Edition 3

Japanese Maples: Momiji and Keade / Edition 3

by J. D. Vertrees, Peter Gregory
     
 

With over 320 cultivars of Acer palmatum and 60 cultivars of other Japanese maple species to choose from in these pages, gardeners may find it hard to resist growing them all.See more details below

Overview

With over 320 cultivars of Acer palmatum and 60 cultivars of other Japanese maple species to choose from in these pages, gardeners may find it hard to resist growing them all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881925012
Publisher:
Timber Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/08/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
8.79(w) x 11.26(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 9
Preface to the Third Edition 11
Preface to the Second Edition 15

Chapter 1 Character and History 21
What Is a Japanese Maple? 21
Momiji and Kaede 22
The Character of Japanese Maples 23
Variegation 27
In Regard to Fu 29
History of Japanese Cultivars 30
Old Literature on Japanese Maples 32

Chapter 2 Taxonomy and Nomenclature 35
The Taxonomy of Maples 35
Taxonomy of Acer palmatum 38
Nomenclature

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