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First Edition 150,000 copies! Over 200 different flowers you grow from bulbs get the world-famous flower doctor's treatment. See which are best for indoor growing and which are best outdoors, with a plan so you'll enjoy colorful blooms all year-round--from Amaryllis, Begonia, Crocus, and Dahlia, through Irises, Lilies, Narcissus, Tulip, and Zephyranthes. All 200 bulb types come with full-color photos of the plants in season, close-up color illustrations of bulb parts, and tips on planting times, sites, soils, and propagation techniques. Learn how to plant, feed, and water each type, and what's needed for after- flowering care, winter protection, staking, and storage. The full range of interests is covered: increasing your stock, using bulbs in beds and borders, naturalizing bulbs, growing bulbs in containers, in the rockery, and in the greenhouse. A special section shows how to display and care for cut flowers from bulbs. Troubleshooting charts explain how to keep everything alive and flourishing.

Synopsis:

Over 40 million of these amazingly clear and simple books are on the bookshelves of gardeners worldwide. With beautiful full color on every page, and the latest expert advice on every aspect of plant care clearly spelled out, it's a series that's just waiting for tens of millions more green thumbs to turn the pages.

Synopsis:

Seventy per cent of bulb sales are restricted to four types: tulips, daffodils, hyacinth and crocus. This book deals with these four types and also covers the range of bulbs which can provide colourful displays all year-round.

Synopsis:

First Edition 150,000 copies! Over 200 different flowers you grow from bulbs get the world-famous flower doctor's treatment. See which are best for indoor growing and which are best outdoors, with a plan so you'll enjoy colorful blooms all year-round--from Amaryllis, Begonia, Crocus, and Dahlia, through Irises, Lilies, Narcissus, Tulip, and Zephyranthes. All 200 bulb types come with full-color photos of the plants in season, close-up color illustrations of bulb parts, and tips on planting times, sites, soils, and propagation techniques. Learn how to plant, feed, and water each type, and what's needed for after- flowering care, winter protection, staking, and storage. The full range of interests is covered: increasing your stock, using bulbs in beds and borders, naturalizing bulbs, growing bulbs in containers, in the rockery, and in the greenhouse. A special section shows how to display and care for cut flowers from bulbs. Troubleshooting charts explain how to keep everything alive and flourishing.More than 40 million of these amazingly clear and simple books are on the bookshelves of gardeners worldwide. With beautiful full color on every page, and the latest expert advice on every aspect of plant care clearly spelled out, its a series thats just waiting for tens of millions more green thumbs to turn the pages.


Synopsis:

The Bulb Expert shows you how to get the very best from your bulbs, both indoors and outdoors.From the ever-popular daffodils, tulips and crocuses to more unusual varieties, it offers tips on:

Choosing the right bulbs, with a complete A-Z.

How to plant, feed and grow bulbs.

Using bulbs in containers, beds and borders.

How to get colour all year round.

Dealing with bulb pests and diseases

About the Author

Dr Hessayon's best-selling guides have had an unparalleled influence on gardening over the past 50 years. There are over 52 million copies in print. In 1999 he received a Guinness World Record Award as 'Britain's best-selling living author of the 1990s'. In 2012 he was included in the Daily Mail list of '60 truly great Elizabethans' for 'teaching millions of us how to garden'.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780903505420
Author:
Hessayon, D. G.
Publisher:
Expert Books
Author:
Hessayon, D. G.
Location:
London :
Subject:
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Flowers - Bulbs
Subject:
Bulbs
Subject:
Bulbs -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Bulbs (Plants)
Subject:
Gardening-Bulbs Rhizomes and Tubers
Subject:
FICTION - FICTION TRD PB
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Expert
Series Volume:
v. 1300
Publication Date:
19950831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.25 in

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"Synopsis" by , Over 40 million of these amazingly clear and simple books are on the bookshelves of gardeners worldwide. With beautiful full color on every page, and the latest expert advice on every aspect of plant care clearly spelled out, it's a series that's just waiting for tens of millions more green thumbs to turn the pages.
"Synopsis" by , Seventy per cent of bulb sales are restricted to four types: tulips, daffodils, hyacinth and crocus. This book deals with these four types and also covers the range of bulbs which can provide colourful displays all year-round.
"Synopsis" by ,

First Edition 150,000 copies! Over 200 different flowers you grow from bulbs get the world-famous flower doctor's treatment. See which are best for indoor growing and which are best outdoors, with a plan so you'll enjoy colorful blooms all year-round--from Amaryllis, Begonia, Crocus, and Dahlia, through Irises, Lilies, Narcissus, Tulip, and Zephyranthes. All 200 bulb types come with full-color photos of the plants in season, close-up color illustrations of bulb parts, and tips on planting times, sites, soils, and propagation techniques. Learn how to plant, feed, and water each type, and what's needed for after- flowering care, winter protection, staking, and storage. The full range of interests is covered: increasing your stock, using bulbs in beds and borders, naturalizing bulbs, growing bulbs in containers, in the rockery, and in the greenhouse. A special section shows how to display and care for cut flowers from bulbs. Troubleshooting charts explain how to keep everything alive and flourishing.More than 40 million of these amazingly clear and simple books are on the bookshelves of gardeners worldwide. With beautiful full color on every page, and the latest expert advice on every aspect of plant care clearly spelled out, its a series thats just waiting for tens of millions more green thumbs to turn the pages.


"Synopsis" by , The Bulb Expert shows you how to get the very best from your bulbs, both indoors and outdoors.From the ever-popular daffodils, tulips and crocuses to more unusual varieties, it offers tips on:

Choosing the right bulbs, with a complete A-Z.

How to plant, feed and grow bulbs.

Using bulbs in containers, beds and borders.

How to get colour all year round.

Dealing with bulb pests and diseases

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