John Fisher starts with the wild plants known to have existed in Britain before any gardens and then traces the introduction of plants through historical events. The Roman invasion, the Crusades and the growth of the East India Company all contributed to the introduction of plants to Britain.
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Book Description Constable, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Rev Sub. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0094695105
Book Description Constable, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0094695105