This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
The distinctive rounded daisy head acts as a useful foil to plants with more upright forms, making it a useful member of the herbaceous border. This book details the variations on the daisy flowerhead from genus to genus, providing growing and buying information.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Sutton is your expert guide. -- Sharon Wootton "Everett Herald" (04/26/2001) It is enthusiastically recommended for anyone interested in raising a flower garden with daisies. A remarkably diverse group is fully and handsomely treated in "The Plantfinder's Guide to Daisies." A very pleasant useful book for anyone with a garden of flowers. -- Judy Glattstein "Home Monthly" (06/16/2001) Another in an excellent series of in-depth plant profiles from Timber Press. -- Carol Haggas "Booklist" (05/18/2001) This book will have me rethinking my plant palette for years to come. -- Linda Beutler "Garden Showcase" (10/01/2001) A fun and informative treatment of the diverse Aster family, encompassing a vast array of diverse plants . . . Excellent color photographs. The book is well illustrated, and includes some excellent composite plates (no pun intended!) -- Simon Thornton-Wood "Garden (Peterborough)" (08/04/2001) Here is everything you may have wanted to know about the daisy (Asteraceae, or alternatively Compositae) family. -- Helen Chesnut "Victoria Times Colonist" (07/07/2001) It is often easy to identify a flower to the Asteraceae, but much more difficult to identify the species. Certainly this book will be a great help to those who try. -- R. Cox "California Garden" (07/10/2001) For the gardener looking for a general reference book on the daisy family, this book presents an excellent overview of one of the most popular and extensively planted of all the plant groups. -- Jim Kemper "Chicago Botanic Garden" (01/10/2002) But it is the excellent plant directory where most gardeners will want to spend time. Here Sutton has done a superb job of sorting through this huge plant family and focusing on its most garden-worthy members. -- Ethel Fried "Manchester (CT) Journal Inquirer" (04/28/2001) I love that an entire book has been devoted to these common favorites. . . . A readable and inclusive approach provides a fresh look at the virtues and possibilities of plants so long familiar and perhaps needlessly overlooked. -- Valerie Easton "Horticulture" (09/18/2003) The careful arrangement of data on the most popular of bedding flowers is both delightful and informative. . . . Throughout Sutton's tutorial of daisy history, botany, and propogation, he showers his pages with beauty. -- Mary Ellen Snodgrass "American Reference Books Annual" (04/23/2001) Scintillating photographs, both in the garden and in close-up shots that show individual characteristics clearly, help readers focus on the attractions of each species. Everything is well-labelled, and you'll pick up knowledge just by browsing this extensive but digestible volume. -- Lillie Dorchak "Hunterdon County Democrat" (11/01/2001)
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description David & Charles, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Shipped from the UK within 2 business days of order being placed. Seller Inventory # mon0000115744
Book Description David & Charles. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0715309730 All our listings are Brand New copies held on shelves and ready to be dispatched right away. Super-fast delivery. Excellent value for money with 100% money-back guarantee. Buy with confidence. (4). Seller Inventory # SKU1006924
Book Description David & Charles, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0715309730
Book Description David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 2001. Hard Cover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: Mint. Seller Inventory # 006467
Book Description David & Charles. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0715309730 Dispatched from London. Seller Inventory # Z0715309730ZN
Book Description David & Charles, 2001. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0715309730
Book Description David & Charles, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110715309730
Book Description David & Charles, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0715309730n
Book Description Condition: New. New. Looks like an interesting title!. Seller Inventory # M-0715309730