An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis

An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis


With greater than 800 Clematis species and cultivated types from which to settle on, gardeners and growers were inundated with suggestions. much more troublesome for a few has been the absence of a unmarried entire reference with which to spot the varied cultivars. This new quantity, written by way of amazing clematis specialists and subsidized through the authority of the British Clematis Society, is the 1st photograph encyclopedia at the genus to surround the garden-worthy species and hybrids. This long-awaited ebook is separated into sections: the 1st is dedicated to the care and cultivation of clematis, whereas the second one presents an A--Z listing of greater than 550 vegetation, from the acclaimed large-flowered types to the less-familiar shrubby, subshrubby, and herbaceous kinds which are starting to be on hand. utilizing daily language, the authors offer plant descriptions that come with details on synonyms, foundation, plant behavior and peak, plant life, pruning team, flowering interval, cultural specifications, advised makes use of within the backyard, and hardiness zones. The textual content is observed via greater than 650 brilliant colour photographs, making this encyclopedia an essential reference and advisor.

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