Plant Lover's Companion: Plants, People and Places

Plant Lover's Companion: Plants, People and Places

by Jane Bennett
     
 
* A companion to the best-selling Plant Names Explained

* Features a handy A-Z organization
* Illustrated throughout with archive pictures of plants and their discoverers

This must-have reference guide for gardeners provides an in-depth look at plants and plant hunters from yesterday and today, from all over the world. This fascinating book gives insight

Overview

* A companion to the best-selling Plant Names Explained

* Features a handy A-Z organization
* Illustrated throughout with archive pictures of plants and their discoverers

This must-have reference guide for gardeners provides an in-depth look at plants and plant hunters from yesterday and today, from all over the world. This fascinating book gives insight into the origins of plants, where they came from, who discovered them and how they came to be named. With stories about plant explorers and their often dangerous journeys and illustrations throughout, the Plant Lover's Companion makes for a rich history of gardening and plant cultivation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558707917
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
09/26/2006
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author


Jane Sterndale-Bennett has lectured widely on plants and gardening as a former chairman of the Hardy Plant society and was also the consultant for the highly praised Plant Names Explained.

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