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UK Best Selling Books on Alpine plants from Amazon UK

The Greenhouse Expert (Expert Series)
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Ships from Spain. Please allow 10-18 business days to arrive at UK address (10-21 worldwide) due to postal service checks and customs.
List Price: 8.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £106.22   
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By: Expert.   1994-03-03

The Wild Garden
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William Robinson's revolutionary book, The Wild Garden, envisioned an authentically naturalistic....
List Price: 20.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £10.28   
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By: Timber Press.   2010-01-01

A Field Guide to the Flowers of the Alps
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Explore the colourful world of alpine flowers. This practical book will help you make a quick, reliable identification of each plant, with concise descriptions and illustrations for individual plants to enable differentiation from similar species. Flowers can be identified quickly from colour and shape. The notable characters of each plant are clearly highlighted. Covering 500 species, each with colour photographs, this compact guide is designed for walkers and botanists. For each plant the common name, scientific name, flowering time, plant height, protected status, and distribution (habitat and altitude) are described.
List Price: 19.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £14.52   
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By: Pelagic Publishing.   2013-03-18

Alpines: An Essential Guide (Crowood Essential Guides)
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Alpines have been a favourite plant for generations of gardeners and are as popular now as ever. Historically they were used in rockeries, but they offer far more potential for today's gardens, which are generally becoming smaller. Whether planted in troughs, window boxes, raised beds or between paving, alpines offer fantastic versatility and colour for nearly every month of the year.
List Price: 19.95
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £4.06   
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By: The Crowood Press Ltd.   2011-10-24

Alpines
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This is an illustrated guide to varieties, cultivation and care, with step-by-step instructions and over 175 inspiring photographs. It offers expert advice on selecting and buying alpines, and how to use them in the open garden, in beds and containers. It includes a photographic directory of over 60 varieties, including Armeria, Campanula, Erigeron, Gentiana, Penstemon, Phlox, Saxifraga and Sempervivum. It offers step-by-step photographic guidance on propagating and growing alpines, with ideas for constructing rock gardens and planting alpines in troughs and pots. The beauty and hardiness of alpines makes them a popular and rewarding choice for any garden. Whether you use them to provide low-maintenance ground cover, or to bring delicate touches of light to a rock garden, alpines are an important resource. This beautiful handbook provides practical advice on choosing and caring for alpines, from selecting the right stones for your rock garden to deciding which dwarf shrubs to plant with your alpines. An plant directory illustrates 60 of the best varieties, from Achillea to Viola.With their ability to flourish in the most unlikely of flower beds and climates, alpines are plants that all gardeners should try.
List Price: 6.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £2.38   
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By: Southwater.   2015-04-23

Collins Pocket Guide – Alpine Flowers
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List Price: 14.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £97.65   
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By: Collins.   2001-08-06

Alpine Plant Life: Functional Plant Ecology of High Mountain Ecosystems
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Generations of plant scientists have been fascinated by alpine plant life - with the exposure of organisms to dramatic climatic gradients over a very short distance. This comprehensive text treats a wide range of topics: alpine climate and soils, plant distribution and the treeline phenomenon, physiological ecology of water-, nutritional- and carbon relations of alpine plants, plant stress and plant development, biomass production, aspects of reproductive biology, and human impacts on alpine vegetation. Geographically the book covers all parts of the world including the tropics. This new edition of Alpine Plant Life has been fully updated. It now includes over a hundred new references, new diagrams, revised and extended chapters, and a geographic index.
List Price: 67.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £67.99   
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By: Springer.   2003-07-14

Alpine Flowers of Britain and Europe (Collins Field Guide)
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List Price: 12.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £29.99   
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By: Collins.   1979-09-13

100 Plants That Won't Die in Your Garden
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. Stocking a garden with plants can be an expensive business, so there are few things more frustra....
List Price: 7.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £2.49   
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By: Robinson.   2017-03-09

The Plant Lover's Guide to Asters (Plant Lover's Guides)
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The Pictons have been growing asters for many years and choose the best classic and new cultivars for most gardening situations. Vibrant colour photographs showcase the variety of habits and colours available and an extensive resource lists where to see and buy these lovely plants.
List Price: 19.43
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £7.34   
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By: Timber Press.   2015-04-09


 

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