By Mary K. Toomey, Everett Leeds
With greater than 800 Clematis species and cultivated forms from which to decide on, gardeners and growers were inundated with concepts. much more difficult for a few has been the absence of a unmarried accomplished reference with which to spot the various cultivars. This new quantity, written through unusual clematis specialists and sponsored by means of the authority of the British Clematis Society, is the 1st photo encyclopedia at the genus to surround the garden-worthy species and hybrids.
This long-awaited e-book is separated into sections: the 1st is dedicated to the care and cultivation of clematis, whereas the second one offers an A — Z listing of greater than 550 vegetation, from the acclaimed large-flowered types to the less-familiar shrubby, subshrubby, and herbaceous varieties which are starting to be on hand. utilizing daily language, the authors supply plant descriptions that come with details on synonyms, foundation, plant behavior and peak, plant life, pruning workforce, flowering interval, cultural specifications, instructed makes use of within the backyard, and hardiness zones. The textual content is followed by means of greater than 650 outstanding colour pictures, making this encyclopedia an vital reference and advisor.