Garden Plants for Mediterranean Climates


Garden Plants for Mediterranean Climates Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: The The Crowood Press Press
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Pages: 240 Illustrations and other contents: 500 Halftones, color ISBN: 9781861268952 Categories: , ,

Garden Plants for Mediterranean Climates is a useful tool to help grow the most attractive and colourful plants associated with the region, There is advice on the Mediterranean climate and points to consider when planning a garden.There is also advice on watering and soil care. Mediterranean garden plants are suggested, including palms, pots and containers, climbing plants and pergolas, as well as ideas on which plants to use where. An A to Z of over 1,000 plants supported by 500 photos.

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"Graham Payne has set out the ground rules for Mediterranean gardeners clearly and comprehensively. Here is the vast range of plants to consider growing, what they offer and what they demand. This is an eminently practical book." Hugh Johnson

Author Biography

After training in horticulture, Graham Payne followed a career as a gardener. He became Head Gardener of Downing College in Cambridge and then Head Gardener of Jesus College where he oversaw some twenty-seven acres of intensively managed gardens and sports grounds, as well as fifty other properties. He has now retired to southern Europe.