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2 Gardening books.

  1. Soft covered book titled THE COMPLETE INDOOR GARDENER. 1974,  256 pages.  Edited by Michael Wright. With 110 sections by 14 expert writers and over 600 illustrations, most in color, this is the ideal companion for the gardener without a garden. It is in Good condition.  Pages intact and the binding is tight. There is some very light soiling on the outside page edges, and writing inside the front cover. The cover is bumped at the edges and scuffed.
  2. Hard covered titled THE HOUSEPLANT BOOK A Complete Guide to Creative Indoor Gardening, by Cynthia Wickham 1984, 255 pages. This is the total guide to everything you need to know about successful plant growing.

Included in this book is:

  • plant psychology
  • the history of houseplants
  • choosing the right plant for your home
  • decorating with houseplants
  • potting, re-potting and planting bulbs
  • choosing containers for hanging plants
  • window boxes
  • facts on temperature, light and shade
  • watering
  • artificial lighting
  • soil and feeding
  • hydroponics and propagation
  • pests and fungi
  • bottle gardens
  • miniature gardens
  • and bonsai.

A special section on indoor plants provides a completely illustrated glossary of many of the most common plants as well as exotic varieties. A handy visual index helps you find information on a plant without even knowing its name. There are beautiful illustrated photographs and drawings throughout the book.

It is in VG+ condition. s are clean and intact, and the binding is tight. Both books would make a great addition to any gardeners library.

indoor gardener wright houseplant wickham 2 gardening books

  • Product Code: a444
  • Length: 12 inches
  • Width: 9 inches
  • Pages: 510
  • ISBN: 9780394730455
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