An Illustrated A-Z Guide to Houseplants: Everything You Need to Know to Identify, Choose and Care for 350 of the Most Popular Houseplants (Hardback)

by Peter McHoy

Format: Hardback 128 pages

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This is a fully illustrated A-Z encyclopedia of indoor plants, including evergreens, ferns, palms, cacti, succulents, flowering plants, and those with variegated foliage. It features all the most popular varieties, such as aspidistras, begonias, bromeliads, euphorbias, fuchsias, impatiens, philodendrons, primulas and sedums. It explains which plants are suitable for the conditions in your home, with helpful hints on temperature, humidity, position, watering, feeding, care and propagation. It includes professional advice on plant care and maintenance, ensuring years of enjoyment from your houseplants. It includes over 350 beautiful photographs of every plant - perfect for identification, recognition and choosing the plants you will want to own. Houseplants are available in all kinds of beautiful forms: glossy evergreens, feathery ferns, elegant palms, fascinating cacti, eye-catching flowers, and those with pretty foliage. Just like garden plants, some like sun, some like shade, some like humidity, and some prefer a cool atmosphere. This book is a comprehensive visual guide to 350 of the most popular varieties, enabling you to identify and grow them with confidence. It offers advice on positioning, feeding, watering and propagation, ensuring that you get problem-free growth and the greatest possible pleasure from each specimen. This handsome book is a must for everyone who loves indoor gardening.

Book details

Published
29/10/2013

Publisher
Lorenz Books

ISBN
9780754817055


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