Carnivorous Plants: Gardening with Extraordinary Botanicals

February 24, 2016|
Carnivorous Plants: Gardening with Extraordinary Botanicals by Nigel Hewitt-Cooper
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Once known only to collectors, adolescent boys, and fans of the cult film The Little Shop of Horrors, carnivorous plants are poised to be the next big trend in home gardening. They provide striking architectural style and can be grown indoors and outdoors. Carnivorous Plants is an accessible, smartly designed guide to growing this unusual group of plants. It offers a general introduction to the world of carnivorous plants, and growing and cultivation information for commonly available and easily grown varieties. Nigel Hewitt-Cooper also provides advice on where to grow the plants; year-round care, cultivation, and maintenance; and a directory of the best carnivorous plants for home gardeners. 

Nigel Hewitt-Cooper has been fascinated by carnivorous plants since he received a Venus flytrap from his uncle in 1981. By the late 1990s, his collection had grown to several hundred species and forms, and Hewitt-Cooper opened his own nursery. His plants have been awarded many accolades, including a number of Chelsea Flower Show gold m...
Title:Carnivorous Plants: Gardening with Extraordinary BotanicalsFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:232 pages, 9 X 8 X 0.75 inShipping dimensions:232 pages, 9 X 8 X 0.75 inPublished:February 24, 2016Publisher:Timber PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:160469579X

ISBN - 13:9781604695793

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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