The Gardener's Guide to Succulents

Gardening
$16.99
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780804851060
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9780804851060
Format:
Hardcover, Jacketed
Date Published:
03/10/2020
Illustrations:
over 125 varieties; color photos & diagrams
Number of Pages:
96
Trim Size:
7 1/2 X 10

The Gardener's Guide to Succulents is a stunning visual reference identifying over 125 plants from 40 different genera of succulents and cacti.

Fleshy, spiny, hairy, flowering—and coming in every imaginable shape, color and size—this plant family has captured the affection of plant enthusiasts all over the world. This book provides a beautiful overview of the diversity that succulents have to offer, presenting a wide variety of popular plants to help you create striking, aesthetically pleasing compositions.

This succulent guide includes information about:
  • What each variety needs and where it thrives
  • Plant characteristics, with ratings on ease of growth and maintenance requirements
  • Ideas for group plantings and illustrated tips on indoor planting
  • Striking identification photos, rich in color and contrast

This succulent encyclopedia is a useful resource for everyone—from cacti beginners looking to decorate their living space to serious gardeners hoping to expand their succulent plantings.


About the Author:
Misa Matsuyama is a horticulturist specializing in succulents, as well as a teacher and author of several books on raising and displaying succulents. She is the creative director of sol x sol, a Japanese company selling succulent plants, pots and tools and offering inspiration to home gardeners.