Succulents: An Illustrated Guide To Varieties, Cultivation And Care, With Step-by-step Instructions And Over 14

October 7, 2015|
Succulents: An Illustrated Guide To Varieties, Cultivation And Care, With Step-by-step Instructions And Over 14 by Terry Hewitt
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One of the great wonders of nature is the ability of plantsto adapt and survive in the harshest of environments.Growing mostly in desert areas, succulents provide manyfascinating examples of this. Among this plant groupthere is an astonishing variety of size, shape and hueto be found, ranging from Testudinaria elephantipes,with its swollen hemispherical wooden base, to stoneplants such as Lithops, that are little more than a pairof swollen leaves. This book features 50 of the bestvarieties, and explains how to cultivate and care forthem. Hardy and stoical, but also immensely varied,every grower will find a succulent to suit their tastes. • Features a directory of over 50 varieties of succulents,including Agave, Aloe, Cotyledon, Euphorbia, Haworthia,Kalanchoe, Lithops, Sedum and Testudinaria• Step-by-step photographic guidance on planting,repotting, propagation by seeds and cuttings, everydaymaintenance, and common pests and diseases• For each variety, full botanical information is providedon growth, spread, size and flowering, as well assuggestions for other recommended species to try
About the Author: Terry Hewitt was an experiencedlecturer and writer, and he collected cacti and succulentplants for 40 years. For over 25 of those years hegrew these plants commercially at Holly Gate CactusNursery in Sussex.
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Title:Succulents: An Illustrated Guide To Varieties, Cultivation And Care, With Step-by-step Instructions And Over 14
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:64 pages, 9.25 X 7.99 X 0.25 in
Shipping dimensions:64 pages, 9.25 X 7.99 X 0.25 in
Published:October 7, 2015
Publisher:Southwater
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781780193656

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