This is the next book in the bestselling "Starting Out With" series of gardening books by plant expert David L Jones. Bulbs are one of the most versatile and easy to grow plants, and this handbook gives lots of practical advice and tips to planting, feeding and pruning them. Accompanied by detailed descriptions and [...]
Family : Iridaceae (Iris family) Common name : Blouooguintjie (Afr.)
Moraea aristata is a beautiful late winter- and spring-flowering peacock moraea with white blooms marked with light to deep iridescent blue eyes or nectar guides. Although critically endangered in the wild, it is easily cultivated in sandy or clay [...]
A comprehensive, colourful and easy-to-use guide to bulbs. Learn how to choose the kinds of bulbs that will provide an annual display in your garden for years to come and, with each passing year, bring you a more lavish and glorious display. Stunning colour photographs allow easy identification and inspiration for even the [...]
Fantastic color photographs and excellent writing make this an inspirational and accessible guide for specialty plant collectors, alpine and rock gardeners, and city gardeners, as well as anyone gardening in small spaces.
Readers will learn about the ease and practicality of growing bulbs in containers-bringing year-round color and interest to one's [...]
A botanical description of the genus Burchardia.
Burchardia is a genus of herbs that are endemic to Australia. The genus is named for Johann Heinrich Burkhardt (1676–1738), a German botanist and correspondent of Leibnitz.
• Burchardia bairdiae Keighery
• Burchardia congesta Lindl.
• Burchardia monantha Domin
• Burchardia multiflora Lindl.
• Burchardia rosea Keighery