This authoritative book deals with every major aspect of gardening.
The basic business of planning a garden, the choice and cultivation of a wide range of ornamental and food plants and even the design and construction of garden structures are expertly described.
Over seventy chapters and many hundreds of color photographs and drawings arranged in twelve major sections cover basic gardening techniques, trees, flowering shrubs, native plants, annuals and perennials, bulbs and their allies, container plants, fern, how to grow your own plants from seeds and cuttings, growing food crops, paths and patios to fences, walls, pergolas, decks and barbecues.
Each major section of the book is the work of an experienced gardening writer or horticulturalist, and the whole of the text has been checked by gardening experts familiar with Australian practice and the needs of Australian gardeners.
This comprehensive, full indexed handbook is a unique resource for every gardener.