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There are 131 books in this catalogue.
The Plants of New South Wales: An Analytical Key to the Flowering Plants (except Grasses and Rushes) and Ferns of the State, Set Out in an Original Method, with an Up-to-date List of Native and Introduced Flora.
Dixon, Will.
Book Number: 66298
Angus and Robertson, Sydney 1906. Small 8vo. brown cloth hardcover. 322pp. b/w illus. Good+, flecking to cover.
Price: $18.00

Garden Conifers In Colour
Proudley, Brian & Valerie
Book Number: 66216
ISBN: 0589010182
Reed, Australia, 1977. Small 8vo. hardcover. 216pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Good+ d/w rubbed on top edge with a small tear at top of spine.
Price: $10.00

Permaculture: A Designers' Manual
Mollison, Bill.
Book Number: 66207
ISBN: 0908228015
Tyalgum, N.S.W. Tagari Publications 1998 4to laminated boards, hardcover. 576pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, page edges toned.
Price: $500.00

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65946
ISBN: 184681247x
Hermes House, London 2010. 4to. softcover. 236pp., colour illus. Fine.
Price: $55.00

A Practical Guide to Japanese Gardening
Chesshire, Charles
Book Number: 65947
ISBN: 0754834956
Alto Books, Melbourne 2009. 4to. hardcover. 236pp., index, colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $30.00

Riehl, Matthias
Book Number: 65864
Andre Deutsch, 1958. Small 4to. hardcover. 60pp. 16 plates reproduced in 8-colour offset lithography from the original water-colour drawings by Karl Alexander. Good, some foxing. / good, chipped, torn d/w.
Price: $12.00

Book One: Cymbidiums and Slippers; Book Two: The Cattleyas and Other Epiphytes; Book Three: Vandas, Dendrobiums; Book Four: The Australasian Families
Rentoul, J. N.
Book Number: 65628
Melbourne Lothian Books 1982 Large 8vo. softcovers pp.172,218,241,190., index, colour illus. very good.
Price: $60.00

The Complete Book of Herbs and Spices
Loewenfeld, Claire
Book Number: 65630
ISBN: 0589012592
Reed, Sydney 1978, revised. 8vo. hardcover. 319pp. colour & b/w illus. very good, light foxing to endpapers & outer pages edge. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Practical Gardening and Landscaping with Australian Native Plants.
Blombery, Alec M
Book Number: 65537
ISBN: 0207145016
Angus and Robertson Australia 1989. Oblong 4to. hardcover. 207pp. index. colour plates, b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $10.00

Orchids Their Description and Cultivation
Curtis, Charles H.
Book Number: 65093
Putnam, London1950. Small 4to. hardcover. 274pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, some foxing, mainly to outer edge of text block. / Fair d/w torn at the top of spine(repaired).
Price: $30.00

Citrus: A Guide to Organic Management, Propagation, Pruning, Pest Control and Harvesting
Gilbert, Allen
Book Number: 64599
ISBN: 9781864471038
Hyland House, Melbourne, 2007. 8vo. softcover. 168pp. index, colour illus. Near Fine.
Price: $18.00

Potatoes and People The Story of a Plant
Dodge, Bertha S.
Book Number: 64581
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1970. 8vo. hardcover. 190pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / good d/w which has some insect damage on edges
Price: $18.00

The Tradescants: their plants, gardens and museum 1570-1662
Allan, Mea
Book Number: 64011
Michael Joseph London 1964, 8vo. hardcover. 345pp. index, b/w illus. folding chart. Very good. / Very good clipped d/w.
Price: $25.00

Bottlebrushes, Paperbarks and Tea Trees
Wrigley, John & Fagg, Murray
Book Number: 64012
ISBN: 0207168679
Angus & Robertson, Sysney, 1993. 4to. hardcover. 351pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $95.00

Choice Ferns for Amateurs: Their Culture and Management in the Open and Under Glass
Schneider, George
Book Number: 63469
L. Upcott Gill, London 1905. 8vo. hardcover. pp.330,20. b/w illus. Good+. foxing to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges, small stain on rear board.
Price: $55.00

Botanica's 100 Best. Flowering Shrubs; Bulbs; Annuals; Perennials
Warren, Jane (ed.)
Book Number: 63044
Random House Australia. 8vo. softcovers. Boxed set of 4 books in slipcase. New in plastic wrap.
Price: $30.00

The classic horticulturist
Buchan, Ursula. and Nigel Colborn.
Book Number: 31841
ISBN: 0732200180
Sydney Collins 1988 4to hardcover 160pp colour illus. near fine / very good+ d/w.
Price: $15.00

Gardening on the wild side : the new Australian bush garden
Stewart, Angus
Book Number: 47932
Sydney ABC Books 1995 4to hardcover 205pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, rubbing to bottom edge / good+ Faded d/w.
Price: $12.00

Growing Orchids: The Hybrid Story
Rentoul, J.N.
Book Number: 62779
ISBN: 0850914426
Lothian, Melbourne 1991. Small 4to. softcover. 200pp. index. Good+. foxing to edges, two tiny spots on fep.
Price: $15.00

Gardens of the Spirit. Create Your Own Sacred Spaces.
Jay, Roni
Book Number: 62781
ISBN: 0806978015
Godsfield Press, London, 1999. Small 4to. softcover. 144pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $8.00

The Water Gardener a Complete Guide to Designing, Constructing, and Planting Water Features
Archer-Wills, Anthony
Book Number: 62782
ISBN: 1577171942
Todtri, New York, 2001. Square 4to. hardcover. 192pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to fep. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00

Care-free Plants. Over 250 Trouble-free plants for a Beautiful Garden
Reader's Digest
Book Number: 62784
ISBN: 1876689277
Reader's Digest, Australia, 2003. Square 4to hardcover, laminated boards. 352pp. colour illus. Fine.
Price: $15.00

The scent of gum leaves : early Australian gardens
McKenzie, Valerie.
Book Number: 26868
ISBN: 0959498249
Chatswood, N.SW. Centennial Publications 1986 Oblong 4to hardcover silver laminated boards. 80pp colour & b/w illus. very good.
Price: $8.00

A Critical Revision of the Genus Eucalyptus. Vol III. Part 7. Part XXVII of the Complete Work
Book Number: 6157
The Government of the State of New South Wales 1916. 4to. Paper wraps in excellent condition, with no creasing or foxing. Plates 112-115. Eucalyptus maculosa, Eucalyptus praecox, eucalyptus ovata, eucalyptus ovata var. camphora, eucalyptus neglecta, explanation of plates.
Price: $20.00

FLORA - The Gardener's Bible Over 20,000 Plants 2 Volumes A-K and L-Z
Peter Cundall ABC Gardening Australia
Book Number: 60437
ISBN: 0733314392
ABC Books 2004 4to. Pictorial Laminated Boards. 783pp, 801pp, Index. Illustrated throughout. A comprehensive, beautifully illustrated encyclopedia of plants for Australian gardeners which contains information on over 20,000 plants from all around the world. The book is a single volume in a carry case with a handle. Gardening Australia's Flora is a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated encyclopedia containing information on more than 20,000 plants from all around the world. Organised in an A to Z format by botanical name, the individual entries provide a detailed description of each plant and its features, notes on origin, cultivation requirements, growth habit and propagation. This 10th anniversary updated edition of takes into account the most up-to-date changes in horticultural classifications. Hundreds of new species and popular cultivars are included, and common names and synonyms have been updated throughout the book. With a foreword by respected author and gardener Peter Cundall, the introductory section features new information on integrating native plants, landscape design principles, problem weeds, organic gardening and attracting fauna to your garden. There are detailed explanations of the characteristics and gardening needs of each of the country's six main climate regions. Written by a team of local and international botanical and horticultural writers - including Gardening Australia's Jerry Coleby-Williams, Jane Edmanson, John Patrick and Angus Stewart - this definitive book enables all gardeners to select the perfect plants for their garden and expand their knowledge of the wealth of plants available. The stunning colour photography is the perfect complement to the informative text.
Price: $150.00

The Edible Asian Garden
Creasy, Rosalind
Book Number: 57593
ISBN: 962593300X
Periplus, 2000. 4to. softcover. 106pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $18.00

Permaculture International Journal No. 47
Bodlovich, Andrew; et al. (editors)
Book Number: 32942
Permaculture International , Australia 1993 4to. magazine. 50pp. b/w illus. very good.
Price: $8.00

Permaculture International Journal No. 38
Francis, Robyn, Bodlovich, Andrew; et al. (editors)
Book Number: 32945
Permaculture International , Australia 1991 4to. magazine. 50pp. b/w illus. very good.
Price: $8.00

Indoor Marijuana Cultivation
Stevens, Murphy
Book Number: 61026
Sun Magic 1977 8vo. wrappers. 51pp. good.
Price: $14.00

Consider the Lilies
Scougall, Stuart and Franz Holford; wood engravings by Eva Sandor.
Book Number: 7306
Sydney, Ure Smith, 1953 4to. Whitecover decorated with gold. 93pp. limited edition of 200, copy number 32Signed by Scougall, Holford & Sandor. Very good, some light foxing.
Price: $95.00

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