Irises PDF ePub eBook

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Irises free pdf This comprehensive encyclopaedia is the perfect one-stop reference for iris enthusiasts everywhere. It offers the most up-to-date information on a rich variety of irises and boasts more than 1000 stunning colour photographs. The author, drawing on 20 years of growing experience, has hand-picked a vast array of irises perfect for gardeners, and highlights both popular and lesser-known varieties. The author has included irises suitable for all climates - including hot and dry, temperate, and even cold northern regions - and includes specimens representing every imaginable colour, from deepest purples, blues, and reds to strong pinks, yellows, and oranges through to pastels in every colour tone. Detailed cultivation advice, information about the plants' breeding history, and ideas for using irises with other plants in the garden make this an indispensable resource for iris lovers.

About Claire Austin

Claire Austin grew irises and perennials for 20 years while working at her father's company David Austin Roses. In 2001, she and her husband, Ric Kenwood, established Claire Austin Hardy Plants, in Shropshire, England. They continue to grow over 1500 perennials at the nursery and hold the National Collection of bearded irises. Claire has exhibited at many flower shows, including the Chelsea Flower Show, and has been awarded numerous medals and trophies for her exhibits of irises and other perennials. She is a trained illustrator and skillful photographer whose captivating images enhance her catalogues and books.

Details Book

Author : Claire Austin
Publisher : Timber Press
Data Published : 30 September 2005
ISBN : 0881927309
EAN : 9780881927306
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 339 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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