The Colour Encyclopaedia of Ornamental Grasses, Sedges, Rushes, Restios, Cat-tails and Selected Bamboos

By: Darke, Rick

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Well illustrated, quarto, pp 325, a long inscription on the title page, otherwise very clean internally, blue cloth in excellent condition, a very good copy in a dustwrapper which shows only the very slightest signs of use. [This encyclopedia by a distinguished American horticulturist is the most authoritative and best-illustrated reference ever published on ornamental grasses. Rick Darke has been studying and photographing grasses in gardens and native landscapes around the world for more than 20 years, and this book includes the best 500 photographs from his collection of nearly 15,000. At its heart is the illustrated alphabetical encyclopedia of important ornamental grasses, sedges, rushes, restios, cat-tails, and selected bamboos, with many plants illustrated in more than one season. Intended for gardeners in a wide range of situations and climates, this book is an invaluable tool for landscape architects, garden designers, nursery professionals, and home gardeners.]

Title: The Colour Encyclopaedia of Ornamental Grasses, Sedges, Rushes, Restios, Cat-tails and Selected Bamboos

Author Name: Darke, Rick

Categories: Grasses, Gardening, Botanical/horticultural Monographs,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1999

ISBN Number: 0297825313

ISBN Number 13: 9780297825319

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Very Slightly Worn

Seller ID: 012537