Garden flowers from seed

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Timber Press, Incorporated, 1994 - Nature - 276 pages
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This unique book is a dialogue between to extraordinarily knowledgeable and opinionated plantsmen who offer valuable advice on which seed-raised flowers to grow, how to germinate and tend to them, and how to use them in the garden. The discussion is informative, urbane, and entertaining.

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Contents

Introduction by Christopher Lloyd
1
Sowing in Cold Frames
27
List of Seed Suppliers 25 5
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About the author (1994)

Christopher Lloyd (1906-1986), one of Britain's premier naval historians, taught at the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, and the Royal Naval College, Greenwich, from 1934 to 1966.

Graham Rice is a distinguished international garden writer and is unique in having won three awards for his writing in the USA, as well as three in the UK.

He is editor-in-chief of the "American Horticultural Society's Encyclopedia of Perennials" and the author of more than twenty books, and he runs the Royal Horticultural Society's "New Plants" blog as well as his "Transatlantic Gardener" blog.

He has been the gardening correspondent of Britain's "Observer" and "Evening Standard" newspapers and contributes frequently to the RHS's magazines "The Garden" and "The Plantsman"; he has also written for all the top gardening magazines on both sides of the Atlantic, including "Horticulture, Garden Design, BBC Gardeners' World", and "Country Life".

A widely respected plantsman, Graham trained at the prestigious Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, is a member of the RHS's committee on herbaceous plants (judging their trials of both annuals and perennials), and also judges at the Chelsea Flower Show.

He divides his gardening time between Pennsylvania and England with his wife, American garden writer and photographer judywhite.

You may also be interested in the author's own Web site, TransatlanticPlantsman.com.

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