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Camellias By Jim Rolfe

Camellias by Jim Rolfe

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Summary

A guide that surveys the important species of the genus Camellia, as well as the numerous cultivars raised around the world. It contains information and suggestions for selecting and cultivating these popular and adaptable plants and for using them in landscaping in various climates and situations.

Camellias Summary

Camellias: A Practical Gardening Guide by Jim Rolfe

This highly illustrated, practical guide surveys the important species of the genus Camellia, as well as the numerous cultivars raised around the world. Comprehensive information and suggestions are given for selecting and cultivating these popular and adaptable plants and for using them in landscaping in a wide range of climates and situations. A discussion of pests and diseases, propagating and hybridizing, along with an annotated index of species and cultivars, make this book essential reading for both experienced camellia growers and enthusiastic beginners.

Camellias Reviews

All levels of gardener will welcome Jim Rolfe and Yvonne Cave's Camellias. Bookwatch 20050117

About Jim Rolfe

Jim Rolfe has been growing, studying, and writing about camellias for over 30 years. He is an accredited camellia judge and was for a numbers of years editor of the New Zealand Camellia Bulletin. Yvonne Cave is one of New Zealand's foremost garden photographers. She is the author of The Succulent Garden, and her superb photos have illustrated a number of major gardening books, including Irises: A Practical Gardening Guide and The Gardener's Encyclopedia of New Zealand Native Plants.

Table of Contents

Camellia nomenclature; the genus camellia; camellias from around the world; choosing a camellia; growing camellias in the open ground; landscaping with camellias; camellias in containers; disorders, diseases and pests; propagation; annotated list of camellia species and cultivars; growing camellias under protection; camcellia societies.

Additional information

GOR005994896
9780881925777
0881925772
Camellias: A Practical Gardening Guide by Jim Rolfe
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Timber Press
2003-08-15
142
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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