Author(s): BLOOM ALAN
The author describes the practical skills he has developed in raising plants during his long career. He provides detailed descriptions of the wide range of genera that he has worked with, comparing them with existing varieties and explaining how they were developed.
Looking both ways; recollections of plant raisers; A-Z of plants raised by the author; A-Z of plants distributed by the author; the 1939 catalogue. Appendices: checklist of plants raised and named by the author; checklist of plants distributed mainly by the author; conversion table.