“The book contains well-written accounts of the adventures of a modern plant explorer, gorgeous color plates of the author’s discoveries, and perhaps best of all, insider tips on how the grow the plants [Ruksans] worked with for nearly a lifetime.”
An excellent book in many ways and most informative. It is a pity the bulbs covered were not indexed in alphabetical order rather than just covered in general terms. Read morePublished on February 2, 2011 by Rex F. Shields
This a great book for the plant enthusiast.
The first part describes growing bulbs in Latvia, which is quit a bit colder than here in Germany. Read more
This is an okay book. It is very windy, but does have good info if you can stay awake long enough to enjoy it.Published on August 16, 2008 by Amazon Customer
The only disappointment I had with this book involved the obvious disagreement I have with the author about the charm of terrestrial orchids and Cyclamen. Read morePublished on October 18, 2007 by bothellbuyer
This is a book evry bulbs grower must have ! Lot of nice pictures of plants, mostly in the wild, and informations or culture and bulbs hunting. Read morePublished on August 30, 2007 by Depalle