Book: Hardcover | 245 x 295mm | 760 pages | ISBN 9781553631958 | 26 Mar 2013 | Dorling Kindersley
A new edition of Canada’s finest and most authoritative source of horticultural advice. Written by a team of more than 50 experts from around the world and edited for Canada by Trevor Cole, this comprehensive gardening reference is packed with helpful advice. From the growing popularity of green roofs and crevice gardening to an expanded section on how to grow fruit and vegetables in containers, this fully revised encyclopedia includes new photography and step-by-step techniques to ensure gardening success for Canadian gardeners of all levels of expertise.
Features over 4000 full-colour photographs and illustrations
Includes Canadian hardiness zones and hardiness zones map
PRAISE FOR THE PREVIOUS EDITION
“… (a)lavishly illustrated one-stop gardening authority…” – The National Post
“ … an encyclopedic reference book on all aspects of creating and maintaining flower, fruit, herb, vegetable and indoor gardens.” - Canadian Book Review Annual
Trevor Cole is an acknowledged expert on Canadian horticulture. He has worked as a horticultural technician for Agriculture Canada and as Curator of the Dominion Arboretum in Ottawa. He is the author or editor of many books, including DK’s Great Canadian Plant Guide and What Grows Where in Canadian Gardens.