Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers - Christopher Brickell

Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers

By Christopher Brickell

  • Release Date: 2019-10-01
  • Genre: Nature
Score: 2
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An updated edition of the best-selling highly illustrated garden plant reference, featuring more than 8,000 plants and 4,000 photographs.

Choose the right plants for your garden and find all the inspiration and guidance you need with the Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers. Drawing on expert advice from the RHS, this best-selling book features a photographic catalogue of more than 4,000 plants and flowers, all organized by color, size, and type, to help you select the right varieties for your outdoor space. Discover perennials, bulbs, shrubs, and trees, succulents, and ornamental shrubs, all showcased in beautiful, full-color photography. Browse this photographic catalogue to find at-a-glance plant choice inspiration. Or use the extensive plant dictionary to look up more than 8,000 plant varieties and the best growing conditions.

This new edition features the latest and most popular cultivars, with more than 1,380 new plants added, as well as updated photography, comprehensive hardiness ratings, and a brand-new introduction. Fully comprehensive yet easy to use, the Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers is the inspirational, informative guide every gardener needs on their bookshelf.


  • The book is not usable on Mac

    By Hani_
    Very slow. I cannot zoom in. Navigating via contents to a specifc chapter, the response comes after 30 seconds!!! Small fonts cannot be changed or at least zoom in to be able to read!!