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Carol Klein's Favourite Plants By Carol Klein

Carol Klein's Favourite Plants by Carol Klein


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Summary

Create a garden of the very best plants with award-winning plants-woman, Carol Klein, as your guide

Carol Klein's Favourite Plants Summary

Carol Klein's Favourite Plants by Carol Klein

In this irresistible book Carol Klein celebrates her favourite plants. Setting aside more conventional ways of classification, she urges the gardener to choose what they grow according to plant personalities, asserting that personality traits are as valuable as height, habit and flower colour when planning your planting. For example, good-natured 'bread-and-butter' plants contribute to the overall beauty of a garden for months,whereas 'shooting stars' offer a brief but breathtaking performance. 'Touchy-feely' plantsadd rich sensuality in contrast to the dash of frivolity provided by 'wafty whisperers'.Illustrated with superb photographs by Jonathan Buckley, Carol Klein's Favourite Plants will inspire both new and experienced gardeners to see magic in every plant. The result will be a garden of subtlety and richness.

Carol Klein's Favourite Plants Reviews

Carol Klein is known for her no-nonsense approach and inspires us to garden
-- Gardens Illustrated

About Carol Klein

Jonathan Buckley is a specialist garden and flower photographer who has worked closely with Carol Klein for many years, photographing her garden at Glebe Cottage. He has also collaborated with Christopher Lloyd, Sarah Raven and Alan Titchmarsh. His recent book projects include Sarah Raven's Wild Flowers and Carol's Life in a Cottage Garden. The Garden Media Guild has awarded him Photographer of the Year, Features Photographer of the Year and Single Image of the Year.

Table of Contents

Introduction Cinderella plants Bread-and-butter plants Shooting stars Will-o'-the-wisps and wafty whisperers Prickly customers and soft touches Seductive sophisticates Dainty and detailed Gatecrashers Drama queens A-Z of plants Index Acknowledgements

Additional information

GOR008361104
9781845337056
1845337050
Carol Klein's Favourite Plants by Carol Klein
Used - Like New
Hardback
Octopus Publishing Group
2012-09-03
176
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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