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The latest publication from the Botanical Magazine Monograph series, Hardy Heathers from the Northern Hemisphere is a fully illustrated guide to all the heather species that grow naturally in the Northern Hemisphere. Covered in detail are the distribution, classification, and conservation of three genera—Calluna, Daboecia, and Erica—supplemented by a history of heathers in cultivation and a select list of the best cultivars. Extensively illustrated with stunning botanical art by Christabel King, …

The sight of a wild landscape covered with heathers in full bloom is breathtaking, so it is little surprise that people have found ways of introducing these rewarding plants into their gardens. Here they excel, offering color in the drabbest months and a huge diversity of height, habit, and other valuable characteristics in return for modest cultural demands.  This comprehensive and highly informative account encompasses the heaths and heathers of the closely related genera Calluna, Daboecia, and …

Excerpt from Meehans Monthly, 1899, Vol. 9: A Magazine of Horticulture, Botany and Kindred Subjects Asclepias tuberosa 145 Hibiscus militaris Bidens 97 Mammillaria vivipara Calluna vulgaris l 65 Oxybaphus hirsutus. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving …

The sight of a wild landscape covered with heathers in full bloom is breathtaking, so it is little surprise that people have found ways of introducing these rewarding plants into their gardens. Here they excel, offering color in the drabbest months and a huge diversity of height, habit, and other valuable characteristics in return for modest cultural demands.  This comprehensive and highly informative account encompasses the heaths and heathers of the closely related genera Calluna, Daboecia, and …