A love of plants seems to run in the blood of author/photographer Stirling Macoboy. He was often called Bill after his grandfather, Will Stirling, an irrigation engineer who was also an enthusiastic amateur gardener. A great-great-grandfather of the same name migrated to Australia from Scotland in the 1840's as a professional nurseryman. Whether or not you believe that green thumbs can be inherited, Stirling Macoboy has become an international best-selling author of garden books.
What Shrub is That?: Over 1250 Shrubs Describedby Stirling Macoboy
Whether or not you believe that green thumbs can be inherited, Stirling Macoboy has become an international best-selling author of garden books. From the best-selling author of Stirling Mocoboy?s What Flower Is That? and What Tree Is That? it contains information and describes more than 1250 shrubs, illustrated in glowing colour. However, What Shrub Is That? is not just an identification aid, it is a complete garden guide! Every illustration is accompanied by informative text that details how you can grow that particular shrub to perfection. Easy-to-follow symbols instantly point to the aspect and climate needed. Season of maximum display, mature height and spread and habit of growth may be seen at a glance.
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