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Royal Horticultural Society Companion to Scented Plants

Lacey, Stephen, Lawson, Andrew

Published by Frances Lincoln
ISBN 10: 0711235740 / ISBN 13: 9780711235748
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Title: Royal Horticultural Society Companion to ...

Publisher: Frances Lincoln

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New


A comprehensive catalogue describes over 1000 scented plants to grow for their fragrance as well as beauty. Num Pages: 320 pages, 450 colour photographs. BIC Classification: WMP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 252 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1472. . 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780711235748

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Synopsis: RHS COMPANION TO SCENTED PLANTS is an authoritative guide to creating beautiful, well designed gardens that are highly scented, and shows how scent can turn a good-looking garden into an unforgettable one. Stephen Lacey analyses the different scent 'flavours' available to the gardener, and discusses how to use scent as an ingredient in a planting scheme. An experienced gardener and plantsman, he shows how a simultaneous display of riches for the eye and the nose is within the grasp of every gardener. A comprehensive catalogue describes over 1,000 of the best plants to grow for their fragrance as well as their beauty. This is the only major reference work on scent and scented plants and is endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society.


"a dreamy read for any gardener . . .tells you all you need to know about bringing fragrance into your life and garden."

( Country Homes & Interiors)

"an authoritative guide to creating beautiful, well-designed gardens that are highly scented."

( Countryside magazine)

"rewarding, handsomely produced."

( Evening Standard)

"an authoritative guide to creating beautiful, well-designed gardens that are highly scented."

( The Garden, RHS)

"gorgeous guide"

( The Sunday Times)

"irresistible book ... gloriously illustrated ... the perfect Christmas present"

( The Lady)

"For me, this is the best book of the year, a true original that stands out from the generality of potboilers and rehashings of well-worn wisdom."

(Tim Richardson Daily Telegraph)

"packed with plant suggestions, planting techniques and inspiration for anyone wanting either to introduce perfume into a corner of their garden or to create an entire scented garden."

( Gardens Illustrated)

"a useful and inspiring book ... a rich reference work and an interesting read which will be used for many years."

( Garden Design Journal)

'This is the only major reference work on scent and scented plants by the RHS and it is certainly one worth having on the gardening bookshelf. Another ideal Christmas gift.'

( The Reckless Gardener)

'This is a great and inspirational book that show how to get the most scent into your garden and would make a great book to receive or give this Christmas whether for the experienced or novice gardener.'

( The Potting Shed UK)

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