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"For a long time I have struggled to find a single book to recommend to beginners taking up alpines and rock gardening other than the Collins Guide to Alpines and Rock Gardens (first published in ), but now here is a new book that I am confident will guide both beginner and novice in all aspects of growing alpines. This is obviously a book that is written from years of practical experience. *Adrian Bloom’s Guide to Alpines, by Adrian Bloom, copyright *All About Rock Gardens and Plants, by Walter A. Kolaga, copyright *Alliums, The Ornamental Onions, by Dilys Davies, copyright *Alpen-Blumen, by Herbert Reisigl, copyright *Alpine Garden Plants, by . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous ed. published in under title: A guide to rock garden plants. Description: , 32 pages color illustrations 22 cm. Explore books by Adrian Bloom with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £
BRIGHTEN ANY GARDEN WITH ADRIAN BLOOM'S INVALUABLE GUIDE TO ADDING COLOUR, FORM AND FOLIAGE TO THE WINTER LANDSCAPE. Contents include: • A selection of plant associations for each season – autumn, winter and spring – and when to plant • Detailed planting plans – adaptable for use in any size garden • Over full-colour photographs • How to create winter Reviews: 5. This pocket field guide to identifying common Alpine flowers is packed with all the information you need to recognise your favourites while out in the mountains. Designed for the non-specialist, this little handbook is arranged by colour and also includes a glossary of flower parts and an introduction which describes the amazing lengths. Alan Herbert Vauser Bloom MBE (19 November – 31 March ) was a British horticulturist and steam engine enthusiast. During his life he created over new varieties of hardy perennial and Alpine plants and conifers were his specialities. He invented the garden feature of freestanding island beds, set in open lawn. He wrote some 30 books and appeared on radio and . The Alpine Book Peddlers warehouse is open to our retailer customers on weekdays, from 9am to 2pm. If you need to visit us at a diffferent time, please schedule an appointment in advance. Masks are mandatory, as per the Canmore town bylaws. COVID hygiene and cleaning policies are in .