Rhododendron Portraits

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Timber Press, 1992 - Gardening - 424 pages
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This beautiful work by two great Dutch plantsmen presents the largest selection of color photographs of elepidote rhododendron species, varieties, hybrids, and cultivars ever gathered in one volume, a lavish tribute to the most spectacular of flowering shrubs.

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Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
6
Section 3
49
Section 4
104
Section 5
119
Section 6
137
Section 7
160
Section 8
165
Section 14
201
Section 15
217
Section 16
218
Section 17
225
Section 18
231
Section 19
239
Section 20
248
Section 21
251

Section 9
168
Section 10
172
Section 11
186
Section 12
190
Section 13
197
Section 22
265
Section 23
293
Section 24
303
Section 25
339
Section 26
346

About the author (1992)

D. M. van Gelderen is the principal author of several books on trees and shrubs. His family nursery, Firma C. Esveld in Boskoop, is one of the world's great specialist nurseries, famous for its conifers, maples, rhododendrons, and other woody plants. Among the awards D. M. van Gelderen has received in recognition of his contributions to horticulture are the Gold Veitch Memorial Medal of the Royal Horticultural Society and the Dutch Dendrological Society's Silver Doorenbos Medal. In 2000, he was named "Officer in the Order of Oranje Nassau" by Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, in recognition of his work for the Royal Boskoop Horticultural Society and his contribution to horticultural literature.

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