Reviews of The Royal Horticultural Society Shorter Dictionary of Gardening: A Comprehensive and Essential Reference
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This comprehensive, quick reference to gardening and horticulture is compiled with avid gardeners and students particularly in mind. It gathers into one volume a treasure trove of information and advice about plants, practical horticulture, cultivation techniques, botanical and gardening terms, pests and diseases, and common names. The A-to-Z format provides easy access to a huge range of essential information, and the volume is richly enhanced with more than a hundred color photos as well as drawings of gardens, plants, and planting techniques. If you want to know about a plant, discover the meaning of a gardening term, learn the best way to sow a seed, or simply enjoy the pleasure of dipping into a medley of fascinating facts, this is an essential addition to your library.