Author(s): Roy Hay and Patrick M. Synge
This is one of the most ambitious books on garden flora ever published. A team of expert hotographers has worked ocntiuously through three flowering season to amas over 4,000 colour photographs. From these, 2,048 have been selected to illustrate the most comprehensive collection of known garden plants in colour....
HB cover and DJ both worn around the edges, some foxing throughout.
The authors, Roy Hay and Patrick M. Synge, are internationally known and contribute regularly to all aspects of horticultural literature. Roy Hal has a following of millions with his BBC gardening broadcasts and has column in The Times. His own garden is open to the public at various times of the year.
Patrick M. Synge, Fellow of the Linnean Society, is Chief Editor for the Royal Horticultural Society and produces their monthly journal, Year Books, Dictionary of Gardening and other publications. He has also travelled through many countries in search of plants.