Garden & Plants Books
There are 131 books in this catalogue.
Garden Conifers In Colour
Proudley, Brian & Valerie
Book Number: 66216
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.
Permaculture: A Designers' Manual
Book Number: 66207
Tyalgum, N.S.W. Tagari Publications 1998 4to laminated boards, hardcover. 576pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, page edges toned.
A Practical Guide to Japanese Gardening
Book Number: 65947
Alto Books, Melbourne 2009. 4to. hardcover. 236pp., index, colour illus. Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
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.
The Complete Book of Herbs and Spices
Book Number: 65630
Reed, Sydney 1978, revised. 8vo. hardcover. 319pp. colour & b/w illus. very good, light foxing to endpapers & outer pages edge. / very good d/w.
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).
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
Bottlebrushes, Paperbarks and Tea Trees
Wrigley, John & Fagg, Murray
Book Number: 64012
Angus & Robertson, Sysney, 1993. 4to. hardcover. 351pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
The classic horticulturist
Buchan, Ursula. and Nigel Colborn.
Book Number: 31841
Sydney Collins 1988 4to hardcover 160pp colour illus. near fine / very good+ d/w.
Growing Orchids: The Hybrid Story
Book Number: 62779
Lothian, Melbourne 1991. Small 4to. softcover. 200pp. index. Good+. foxing to edges, two tiny spots on fep.
FLORA - The Gardener's Bible Over 20,000 Plants 2 Volumes A-K and L-Z
Peter Cundall ABC Gardening Australia
Book Number: 60437
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.
The Edible Asian Garden
Book Number: 57593
Periplus, 2000. 4to. softcover. 106pp. colour illus. Very good.
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.
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.