Cox, E.H.M., and Cox, P.A.
Title MODERN RHODODENDRONS
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Good
Edition Second Impression
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London Thomas Nelson and Sons 1956
Seller ID 013118
xiii, + 193pp., four unpaginated colour-art plates (exquisite art by Margaret Stones). Book clean and square. Gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain green, original cloth boards undamaged. Lightly foxed prelims pages, green tint top edge, else textblock unmarked. Intext, line-drawn illustrations throughout. Colour-art illustrated (Margaret Stones), loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, affixed Australian price sticker on front flap, mildly nipped, chipped and soiled, plus clear tape reinforcing on verso folds. The rhododendron is one of the most popular of all flowering shrubs, and the average gardener will find this book invaluable to successful cultivation of the genus . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword (Dr. J.M. Cowan), Introduction, Cultivation, Popagation, Species, Azaleas, Hybrid Rhododendrons, Diseases/Insect pests, List of Species and Hynrids, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.
Gardening, Flowering Plants, Botany, Horticulture, Genus Rhododendron, Cultivars, Cox, E.H.M., Handbooks, Reference Books