THE PRACTICAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO GROWING CACTI & SUCCULENTS The definitive gardening reference on identification, care and cultivation, with a directory of 400 varieties and 700 photographs Miles Anderson, consultant Terry Hewitt - Everything you need to know about identifying, buying and growing cacti and succulents. Includes an A Z directory of over 400 varieties of cacti and succulents, alphabetically organized by genus and with at-a-glance information on their suitable habitat and growing conditions. A comprehensive step-by-step techniques section demonstrates how to care for and maintain these unique plants, keeping them at their best all year round. CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM
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About the Author: Miles Anderson is a collector of cacti and succulent plants. He owns and runs the Miles' To Go cacti and succulent nursery in Arizona, USA. He has contributed to a number of articles and books. Consultant Terry Hewitt was a highly regarded expert on cacti and succulents. Spiky, smooth, round, long or thin, cacti and succulents come in all shapes and sizes. This book will help you to know, enjoy and care for these striking decorative plants. The introduction explains the botany and classification of cacti and succulents, and an inspirational design section includes ideas for display in the home, from growing them in grand outdoor jardinieres to pretty painted pots on a kitchen windowsill. The photographic plant directory includes information on growth, spread, size, flowering and habitat, and a section on care and cultivation provides step-by-step guidance on all aspects of buying, planting and maintaining cacti and succulents.