Author(s): John W. Wrigley; Murray Fagg
This concise edition makes it even easier to choose Australian native plants for your garden.This concise edition of the phenomenally successful Australian Native Plants (now in its fifth edition) makes it even easier to choose Australian native plants for your garden. It includes: more than 1500 species and cultivars that are easy to obtain and grow, many illustrated with colour photographs Plants divided into chapters: Ground Covers, Rockery Plants, Water Features, Shrubs, Trees, Annuals and Bedding Plants, and Climbers recommended planting zones for every plant symbols indicating the significant attributes of each species updated plant names simple advice on propagating plants from seed and cuttings information on soil preparation, planting, fertilising, watering, pruning and pests, and diseases
John W. Wrigley AM., BSc. was Curator of the Australian National Botanic Gardens, Canberra for 14 years. He is the author of ten other books on native plants of Australia.
Murray Fagg manages the Botanical Information Unit of the Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra.