"Rogers' tone is chatty and knowledgeable." (Seattle Times
"[A] practical resource for all levels of gardeners, from the rank beginner to the seasoned veteran.”
(SciTech Book News
)The Encyclopedia of Container Plants
by Kay Rogers with photos by Rob Cardillo, will inspire beginning and experienced gardeners who are looking for great container gardening ideas. (Molly Day Muskogee Phoenix
About the Author
Rob Cardillo has been photographing gardens, plants, and the people who tend them for more than 20 years. A former director of photography at Organic Gardening, he now works for publishers, horticultural suppliers, and landscape designers throughout the United States. Visit him at www.robcardillo.com.
Ray Rogers has won 397 blue ribbons and 88 top awards (including 5 Best in Show) for container-grown plants at the Philadelphia International Flower Show. After a career in public horticulture with the Morris Arboretum and the American Horticultural Society, he turned to garden writing, speaking, and editing. He is the author of Coleus
and Pots in the Garden
and the editor of several major gardening titles published by Dorling Kindersley. He holds a master’s degree in horticulture and is an avid hybridizer of Hippeastrum
, better known as amaryllis. Visit him at www.showplants.net.